UI/UX Designer - Purpose-Driven Games

Art Eugene, Oregon


Description

Position at Pipeworks Studios

Position Purpose

Pipeworks is looking for a UI/UX Designer to work on Purpose-Driven Game projects. The UI/UX Designer will turn our software into easy-to-use products for our clients.

UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements, and building navigation components. The UI/UX Designer would create both functional and appealing features that address our clients’ needs and help us grow our customer base.

To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we’d like to meet you.

Essential Job Functions    

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs, and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors, and images

Qualifications/Skills Sets

  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. Adobe XD, etc.)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills

Mandatory Requirements

  • Must be a US Citizen (due to the nature of the role)

Demonstrated Ability To

        Communicate effectively with all levels of staff, both written and verbal

        Assist in solving problems in resourceful and efficient ways

        Work well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

        Be flexible to changing priorities

Education & Experience

        Previous experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role. Please provide a portfolio of past work.

Benefits and Perks

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401K
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Generous Paid Time Off (Vacation, Holiday, & Sick time)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Fitness Club Discounts
  • Annual Company Events
  • Project Wrap Parties

Pipeworks Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Pipeworks Studios recognizes the importance of creating an environment where all our employees feel included and empowered to bring ideas to the table. We value each employee’s unique experiences and perspectives across our company and recognize that it is both the smart and right thing to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion within our organization.

 

By diversifying our workforce, increasing equity, and ensuring that our individual differences are valued, we are better able to deliver an experience that reflects, inspires, and connects with our audience... because games are for everyone!

 

Go to Pipeworks.com to see some of our continued efforts and our 2020 Diversity Report.