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Proletariat is a Boston-based startup built by game-industry veterans from Harmonix, Turbine, Media Molecule, and Insomniac. We lovingly handcraft engaging gaming experiences, focusing on creating great multiplayer games. Like the original revolution, Proletariat rises up to wrest game development from big industry and return it to the people—and we’re looking for some awesome people to help us do it!

Even if you don’t see a specific role for you, we’re always happy to receive job inquiries from talented people who are interested in working for us. Proletariat is a well-funded, venture-backed startup that offers attractive salary, benefits, and equity for qualified candidates. Contact careers@proletariat.com if you are interested in joining the revolution!

For more information, meet our team and check out our current projects: World Zombination, a tower defense MMO named “Editor’s Choice” on the App Store that features massive zombie hordes, and Streamline, our currently in-development multiplayer action game that is the first in a new genre of Stream First games that uses live streaming as a platform and pushes the frontier of audience interaction.

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UX/UI Designer

Proletariat is currently looking for a UX/UI Designer who can set a high bar for design and usability in all of our products including mobile-first applications, games, and web. The ideal candidate designs and creates clean, functional, playful designs, has a portfolio of great work to prove it, is a skilled communicator and loves taking ownership on projects. Applicants should submit a resume and current portfolio of work. Qualified applicants may be expected to complete a small design test.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with our Art Director, Game Designers, Software engineers, and Product Managers to shape ideas and prototype.
  • Create style guides and UI libraries to ensure interface and design consistency.
  • Design and build beautiful, clean interfaces for mobile, web, and games.
  • Incorporate internal and user feedback to iterate on design solutions.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience designing beautiful interfaces.
  • Expertise in using color, style, iconography, web typography, information design, and visual hierarchies.
  • Experience building with CSS/HTML.
  • Experience in pixel perfect and responsive design development.
  • Experience working in an iterative, agile environment.
  • Self-directed, receptive to critique and feedback.
  • Excited to improve visual skills, learn new techniques, and applicable technology.
  • Enjoys playing a wide variety of games.

Bonus points:

  • Knowledge beyond CSS/html like javascript or jQuery would be super sweet.
  • Experience with incorporating user testing.
  • Experience with Unity/Unreal development tools.
  • Game development experience.

UI Artist

Proletariat is currently looking for a UI Artist who can set a high bar for design and usability in all of our products including mobile-first applications, games, and marketing materials. The ideal candidate designs and creates clean, functional, playful designs; has a portfolio of great work to prove it; is a skilled communicator; and loves taking ownership on projects. Applicants should submit a resumé and current portfolio of work. Qualified applicants may be expected to complete a small design test

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with our Art Director, Game Designers, Software Engineers, and Product Managers to shape ideas, prototype, and wireframe ideas and
    user flows.
  • Create style guides and UI libraries to ensure interface and design consistency.
  • Design and build beautiful, clean interfaces for games.
  • Incorporate internal and user feedback to iterate on design solutions.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience designing and building beautiful, functional user interface.
  • Expertise in using color, style, iconography, web typography, information design, and visual hierarchies.
  • Experience in pixel perfect and responsive design development.
  • Experience working in an iterative, agile environment.
  • Excited to improve visual skills, learn new techniques and applicable technology.
  • Self-directed, receptive to critique and feedback.
  • Enjoys playing a wide variety of games.

Bonus points:

  • Experience with graphic design heavy branding and print media.
  • Experience with 3D pipelines.
  • Experience with incorporating user testing.
  • Experience building UI with Unity/Unreal development tools.
  • Game development experience.

Interested in joining the team? Email us!

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