UI Designer

at Battlefy in Vancouver

About Us


Battlefy is a platform for eSports organizers to create, scale, and distribute video game tournaments/leagues and for eSports players to discover and track performance in competitions.


Since launch in 2014, we have powered 14k eSports organizations globally. We averaged 36% month over month growth last quarter. As the recommended platform by major game publishers such as Riot, Blizzard, NCSoft, and Gameloft, Battlefy is currently the only open eSports platform to successfully integrate with a AAA game at scale – https://youtu.be/KpCP2bG6CWo.


Our investors are industry veterans in gaming, media, and venture capital such as the CEO of NPR and former board member of Riot Games; Founder/Chairman of Machinima; and Former president of Ziff Davis. More at battlefy.com/advisors.


We are looking for a talented UI Designer to join our team either remotely or in house in downtown Vancouver, Canada. The individual will be working with the product, business, and engineering team to come up with creative solutions to problems and execute on assets that can be delivered for development.


REQUIREMENTS


You Are


- A designer with a great eye for detail and a penchant for investigating and solving problems. – A Passionate typographer who loves grid layouts and will fight to the death to never see widows, orphans, or rivers. – A designer who understands color theory, and are not terrified and/or confused if asked to try a split-complementary analogous color scheme – Someone whose bread and butter is digital, but also understands that design inspiration can be derived from many different sources – from print to photography. – A master of your craft’s tools. Whatever your weapon of choice; Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch, pen & paper, napkin & crayon, you wield it with accuracy and efficiency. – An avid champion of design principles, a follower of the latest design trends, and a team player who understands that process, critique, and iterations are as important as the final solution.



You Will


- Deliver development ready mocks and wireframes of the Battlefy platform and see your work used by some of the largest gaming companies in the world. – Create assets for the marketing and business team – from banners to social media campaigns to be viewed by possibly hundreds of thousands of people. – Work with the different departments in the company to fill visual design needs as they arise. – Grow the Battlefy culture, from posting to #random about your new shoes to tweeting to your followers about the latest ESports news. – Of course enjoy playing esports and video games



Your Experience


- Minimum 1-2 years digital design experience – Experience working in an agile, inter-disciplinary collaborative environment to see the implementation of designs through development. – Post-secondary education in Visual Communications Design, Interaction Design, or related degree preferred.



Bonus Points


- if you have a stellar Dribbble/Behance portfolio with a ton of followers – Familiarity with animation principles, UX principles – Understanding of front-end web technologies & trends


BENEFITS


At Battlefy, you will be instrumental in fostering the team to rise up and become legends. While doing so you’ll receive a competitive salary, flexible hours, medical & dental benefits, and unlimited vacation time. Most importantly though, you will receive the support of a talented, warm and welcoming family that shares your passion and enthusiasm for building a legacy in eSports.


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Published at 03 Mar 2016
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