UI Artist Intern - Spring at King / Midasplayer AB

Expires in 8 days

Craft:

UX & UI

Job Description:

Your role within our Kingdom
We are looking for an extraordinarily skilled UI Artist Intern to join our growing team for our spring internship and work on one of our famous franchises.
As an Art Intern at King, you will be working within a passionate and expert team to build magical moments for millions of people. You will get the opportunity to closely collaborate with other Artists, Producers, Game Designers, and Developers in order to do this. Your team contribution will help to create the magical characters and worlds that enchant millions in the real one.
Our UI Artists create fun, engaging and beautiful experiences for millions of players to enjoy. They bring UX flows to life with visually appealing aesthetics (think beautiful colours and shapes) and collaborate with other teams to bring our games to life.
We are looking for creative talents with skills in User Interface Design for mobile games and the ability to create visually appealing art assets (e.g. menus, buttons, icons, animation, illustration). Knowledge of Adobe CS and Photoshop is a must, and successful candidates will show potential with a strong portfolio; a successful portfolio will demonstrate good icons, colour, shape, language and graphic design. Your work will be seen by millions around the world!
This position will begin in January/February of 2022 and last for ideally around 6 months.

Skills to create thrills

  • You are a very creative person with a passion for games.
  • With skills and knowledge of User Interface design for mobile games.
  • You also have a consistent record of creating appealing game art.
  • You are comfortable with implementing assets into a game engine.
  • You are comfortable with using the Adobe CS package.

Tasty bonus skills

  • Excellent communication and organisation skills
  • Ability to collaborate closely with game designers, developers, technical artists, and UX designers
  • The ability to work well, both autonomously, and as part of a larger team
  • You should be pursuing, or have recently completed, an undergraduate or master’s degree in a relevant subject

Want to join our Kingdom?

Apply now! Applications need to be in English. Our internships can vary in length, depending on the opportunity and your requirements and will take place in Spring 2022. This role is also suitable for LIA students.
Please note: our application deadline is December 5th 2021, however we recruit on an ongoing basis, so early application is advised to avoid disappointment.
The brilliant experience we give our players comes from the diversity and experience of our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes. That’s why we hire all sorts of talent.

About King

King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 255 million monthly active users as of Q2 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players – and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!
Applications needs to be in English.