Art & Animation

UI Artist

WHAT MAKES US EPIC?

At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating.

Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.

What you’ll do

Epic is looking for a passionate UI Artist with Unreal Engine experience. In this position you will collaborate with a highly experienced multidisciplinary team on creating final high quality UI assets and follow through with execution in the engine. Diversity is a core value for us and under represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

 

In this role, you will

  • Contribute to the new vision for Fortnite’s UI that we’re working towards.

  • Collaborate with an experienced team of UX Designers, UI Visual Designers, UI Tech Artists, and UI Tech Designers to bring features to completion to an established AAA quality.

  • Work quickly and effectively in a fast paced environment.

  • Work daily inside of Illustrator, Photoshop and the Unreal Engine to generate high quality art assets and be able to implement final assets inside the game using textures, animations, data, UMG, and blueprints.

  • Be responsible for working within established style guidelines for existing initiatives as well as help to conceptualize and iterate on future initiatives.

What we’re looking for

  • You ideally have 2-4 years of experience working with a multidisciplinary team having shipped quality UI using Unreal Engine.

  • You are skilled with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop and have a solid workflow creating clean files that allow for fast iteration and the creation of final art assets.

  • A solid understanding of widget parent/child hierarchy relationships and their impact on different platforms.

  • The ability to collaborate with UI Tech Designers on correctly hooking up widgets and animations inside of blueprints.

  • A working understanding of materials and material instances.

  • You’re user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do.

  • Diversity is a core value for us and under represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

 

Nice to have skills

  • Experience with building materials in Unreal Engine.

  •  5+ years of experience designing in game UI and/or other visual displays for games, movies, or websites, etc.

  • Worked on and shipped AAA game titles.

  • Sequencer animation experience.

  • Working knowledge of using and updating files in Figma.

ABOUT US

Epic Games spans across 12 countries with 32 studios and 1,800+ employees globally. For over 25 years, we’ve been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.

Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!

Epic Games deeply values diverse teams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy here.