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Animoca Brands
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Mocaverse Product Designer

Animoca Brands

Animoca Brands

Product, Design
Remote
Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2024
Animoca Brands, a Deloitte Tech Fast winner and ranked in the Financial Times list of High Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 2021, is a leader in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification that is working to advance digital property rights. It develops and publishes a broad portfolio of products including the REVV token and SAND token; original games including The Sandbox, Crazy Kings, and Crazy Defense Heroes; and products utilizing popular intellectual properties including Disney, WWE, Snoop Dogg, The Walking Dead, Power Rangers, MotoGP™, and Formula E. The company has multiple subsidiaries, including The Sandbox, Blowfish Studios, Quidd, GAMEE, nWay, Pixowl, Forj, Lympo, Grease Monkey Games, and Eden Games. Animoca Brands has a growing portfolio of more than 200 investments in NFT-related companies and decentralized projects that are contributing to building the open metaverse, including Axie Infinity, OpenSea, Dapper Labs (NBA Top Shot), Yield Guild Games, Harmony, Alien Worlds, Star Atlas, and others. For more information visit www.animocabrands.com or follow on Twitter or Facebook.
Job Summary:
We are seeking a talented and passionate Product UI/UX Designer with a deep understanding of blockchain technology and the metaverse landscape. As a Product UI/UX Designer, you will be responsible for creating exceptional user experiences and visually compelling interfaces for our groundbreaking blockchain and metaverse products. Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, engineers, and developers, you will translate complex concepts into intuitive and engaging designs that captivate users and drive adoption. Your expertise in UI/UX design combined with your understanding of blockchain and metaverse technologies will shape the future of digital experiences in the decentralized world.

Responsibilities:

  • Design visually appealing and responsive interfaces for web and mobile applications, incorporating best practices in UI/UX design, information architecture, and interaction design.
  • Collaborate with product managers and stakeholders to understand product requirements, user needs, and business goals for blockchain and metaverse products.
  • Conduct user research, market analysis, and competitor research to identify user pain points, preferences, and design opportunities within the blockchain and metaverse domains.
  • Create user personas, journey maps, and wireframes to visualize user flows and interactions, ensuring seamless and intuitive user experiences.
  • Collaborate closely with development teams to ensure the feasibility and implementation of design solutions, providing design specifications and guidance throughout the development process.
  • Stay up to date with the latest design trends, emerging technologies, and user preferences in the blockchain and metaverse space, integrating them into design solutions to create innovative and immersive digital experiences.
  • Work closely with developers and engineers to ensure the successful implementation of designs, providing support and clarifications during the development lifecycle.
  • Actively contribute to design reviews, critiques, and brainstorming sessions, providing constructive feedback and ideas to enhance the overall design process and product quality.
  • Keep abreast of industry trends, best practices, and design tools, sharing knowledge and insights with the design team and the organization as a whole.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), or a related field; equivalent practical experience will also be considered.
  • 3+ years of professional experience as a UI/UX Designer, preferably working on blockchain, decentralized applications (dApps), or metaverse products.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating a solid foundation in UI/UX design principles, user-centered design methodologies, and a keen eye for visual aesthetics.
  • Proficiency in design tools such as Sketch, Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, or similar design software.
  • Understanding of blockchain technology, decentralized protocols, metaverse platforms, and their impact on user experiences.
  • Experience with responsive design, mobile-first design principles, and designing for multiple platforms (web, mobile, VR, AR).
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Ability to balance user needs, business goals, and technical constraints to create optimal design solutions.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with a passion for pixel-perfect design, usability, and creating delightful user experiences.
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and dynamic environment, embracing iterative design processes and continuous improvement.
THE PERKS
- Dynamic and Multi-cultural work environment (15 nationalities and counting!)
- Token and NFT incentive schemes provided by Animoca Brands
- Flat company structure: your ideas get heard by the right people very quickly
- Casual work attire
- Opportunity to get involved in working with various subsidiary brands
- Benefits (Medical / Life / Transportation Allowances)
Personal Information Collection Statement:
Personal data provided by the Job Applicant will be used strictly in accordance with the Employer's Personal Data Policies, a copy of which will be provided immediately upon his/her request. All classified data will be treated confidentially within the Human Resources & Administration Department. Personal data of unsuccessful applicants may be retained for a period of up to 3 months.