Junior Designer

18th Oct 19 / vTime Admin

Working at the cutting edge of technology since 2013, vTime is a leading AR and VR engagement company based in Liverpool, UK. Best known for vTime XR – a cross-platform, cross-reality sociable network that allows anyone, anywhere to socialise in AR and VR – our immersive experiences are enjoyed by people in over 190 countries with more than one million downloads to date.

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Based in the heart of Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle - voted coolest place to live in Britain by The Times – our vibrant studio is home to some of the best development talent in the country. And we’re growing. We're looking for a junior designer to join us at our Liverpool headquarters.

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Key information

  • Job title: Junior Designer
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Reports to: Design Director
  • Salary: Competitive, depending on experience
  • Start date: Immediate
  • Location: vTime HQ, The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool



About the Role

Summary

As a junior designer, you’ll design systems for a number of different software products across multiple cutting-edge platforms. Your work will be varied and challenging, ranging from designing user interfaces in emerging technologies, developing monetisation systems and unlock structures, through to content moderation systems. Using a variety of tools, you’ll communicate your work to a team of artists and programmers and aid them in the implementation of your design.

Responsibilities

  • Design systems for a number of different software products built for emerging technologies
  • Collaborate with other disciplines to design, validate, and amend general design concepts, features, and assets efficiently and to a high standard
  • Work closely with QA to fix and validate bugs during the implementation of the design
  • Have a working knowledge of any relevant competitive applications
  • Support the design team as required
  • Continue to further your knowledge and abilities through working with the development team

About You

Knowledge and Abilities

You will:

  • Be willing to learn, teach and be adaptable
  • Demonstrate a solid working knowledge of design theory
  • Have an analytical and methodical approach to your work
  • Be able to work as part of a team
  • Be self-motivated and proactive
  • Be able to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in written form


Education, Qualifications, and Certificates

We’re looking for someone with:

  • An undergraduate degree in software design, games design, or similar, or three years of experience in a similar role.


Relevant experience

Things you must have:

  • Some software design experience on a live product or released app

We’d be impressed if you had:

(the following skills and knowledge are desirable but unessential)

  • Worked on software with in-app currencies for mobile apps
  • Experience working with advertising platforms in mobile apps
  • Experience working with AR/VR

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to jobs@vtime.net with subject line Junior Designer.


About us

vTime is a global leader in XR, creating innovative and engaging experiences and technology in all the new realities - virtual, augmented and mixed.

But, most of all, we're all about people. People have been our focus since our formation in 2013. Our goal has been to transform and disrupt the way that people around the world meet, communicate and share experiences in XR. We believe XR is the future and we intend to shape it with our vision.

And we're just as passionate about our own people. We believe that we have some of the best in the industry. And to get the best out of them, we also believe in giving them the best.

And because our success will only come from our team, we're totally committed to sharing that success with them.

So, if you'd like to build the future, yours and everyone else's, join us on our journey to the undiscovered country.

It's gonna be memorable.