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UX Designer

First Contact is seeking a passionate full time UX Designer to Lead and author user experiences for our next generation of high-end VR games. The UX design role will involve psychology, storytelling a deep knowledge of UX flow. Areas of focus may include content, controls, information architecture and user research.

Area

UX/UI

Job Type

Location

Full Time

Santa Monica, CA USA

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Lead the UX / UI team to create groundbreaking new concepts in VR UX flow and interaction

  • Work with graphic designer, programmer and directors to create UX flow designs that support gameplay and direction goals

  • Propose and pitch user experience sequences using flow charts/diagrams

  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how the interfaces function and what their affordances are

  • Develop and maintain an intimate understanding of a broad spectrum of UI trends, techniques and expectations

  • Provide key insight pertaining to, and explore means of innovating in the field of virtual reality interfacing

 
REQUIREMENTS
  • A strong passion for VR video game development with the drive to pioneer new ways to interact with the game and players

  • Ability to generate, pitch, and iterate on ux flow concepts until the direction is satisfied

  • Experience working in interactive simulation

  • Team player mentality and methodology  

  • Great communication skills

  • Excellent collaborator and Leader

  • Ability to drive an idea from concept to completion

  • Proficient in Adobe XD, Photoshop, Illustrator and other tools used to create and design UX flow

  • Must be currently eligible to work in the USA

  • Must possess strong creative, technical and problem-solving skills

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Experience working in VR

  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine 4

  • Confident and effective in team environments

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
  • 3+ years in the field of UI/UX, preferably in game development or other interactive media

  • Proven Interactive design flow experience

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please send all required documents listed below to:

jobs@firstcontactent.com

      

SUBMISSION / PORTFOLIO REQUIREMENTS
  • Resume

  • Cover letter