Graduate UI Technical Artist

Based in the heart of Leamington Spa, Pixel Toys have spent almost a decade pushing the capabilities of mobile and VR gaming. We have developed multiple award-winning titles, including: Gunfinger, Warhammer 40,000: Freeblade, Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Realm War; and we’re now excited to be exclusively working on a new game, unlike ANYTHING we’ve done previously!

As a forward thinking and innovative studio we are always looking for new technologies and techniques to develop and use in our games and make them even more engaging experiences for our customers.

We are excited to continue to grow our team and are always on the lookout for highly talented and motivated individuals, who are passionate about gaming and excited to join us on our ambitious journey!



The Role:


We’re very excited to be recruiting for a Graduate User Interface (UI) Technical Artist, here at Pixel Toys. In this role you’ll be at the forefront of creating immersive visual experiences for our mobile casual game projects, working alongside a talented and experienced team.

As a Graduate UI Technical Artist, you will collaborate with our talented development team in order to implement captivating screen layouts in Unity, showcasing your eye for detail and design.

This position will allow you to illustrate your asset generation and importing skills, breathing life into our projects. Using your expertise in UI VFX, including particle systems and shaders, you will create visually stunning experiences.

This is a great opportunity for a Graduate or Junior to deliver impressive screen builds and broadcast-style animations that amaze our audience.


About you:


Having gained a Degree in a relevant field, you’ll be joining us with a strong understanding of UI layout tools within Unity which will enable you to craft visually stunning and intuitive user interfaces. In addition to this, your solid grasp of graphic design fundamentals (including layout, typography, composition, hierarchy, and balance) will enable your creations to captivate our audience.

Having had to present ideas during your studies, we’re sure that you have great communication skills and so will find it a breeze to collaborate with various departments; understanding and seamlessly translating technical concepts into clear and concise communication. Additionally, your ability to present your work confidently to stakeholders and the wider team will enable you to showcase your artistic vision and foster collaboration.


What can Pixel Toys offer:


At Pixel Toys we are proud of the progressive, inclusive, and collaborative working environment we have created; a place where everyone has the opportunity to be themselves and is welcomed and valued for who they are and what they contribute. We have some fantastic benefits we offer our employees… Here are just some of them:

  • Competitive salary, reviewed annually
  • 25 days annual leave, excluding bank holidays
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • Up to 3 additional long service days (duvet days!)
  • Private Medical Insurance (including optical and dental)
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Death in Service benefit
  • Regular socials including epic summer and Christmas parties!
  • Staff training and development
  • Quarterly Wellness days (On-site massages and more)
  • Flexi-time working hours


Here at Pixel Toys we strive to provide an inclusive environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work and join in driving our joint success. Recruitment selection is based on skills, experience and a good Pixel Toys mission and values fit.

Job Category: Art Game Design
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Location: Hybrid Leamington Spa

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