Overview

Do you give players the best possible experience with your UX designs? Do you present and explain complex systems in a straightforward way and keep players hooked? Hesitate no longer and apply!

Triumph Studios is looking for a UX Designer to be a champion of UX and accessibility in the development team. You will work closely with the UX programmers, game designers and Artists to craft an intuitive player experience and help implement the game UIs.

Responsibilities

  • Be the champion of user experience within the development team.
  • Create user-centered designs for our games and know how to communicate them.
  • Spec out UI asset -and code requirements.
  • Conduct User research, analyze results and turn into actions.
  • Implement game UX with UI developers.
  • Develop and maintain a design language with clear and consistent aesthetics across all aspects of the UI.

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience in UX or Interaction Design, preferably in games.
  • Sold understanding of design process, user flow charts, layouts, mockups, user testing and research.
  • Solid understanding of UI design fundamentals, including typography, layout and balance.
  • Ability to Use tools such as Photoshop / Illustrator to visualize your designs.
  • Ability to conduct, user research, analyse results and turn results into actions.
  • Experience in Flash, Scaleform, NoesisGUI, or similar UI authoring systems.
  • Ability to estimate your tasks and collaborate with technical and non-technical colleagues.
  • Articulate in contextualizing decisions, communicating ideas and giving feedback.
  • Self-motivated, with excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.

Nice to have

  • 2D UI illustration skills.
  • A passion for the strategy game genre.
  • An interest in sci-fi, fantasy and understanding of real-world world culture and symbolism.

We offer

  • Competitive reward package with benefits, including yearly bonus based on Paradox Group performance, pension plan, commute expense reimbursement.
  • Game access to the Paradox Library.
  • Good work-life balance.
  • A creative, friendly work environment.
  • Become part of a focused and agile company with the benefits of large parent organization: knowledge and resource sharing, international company get-togethers.

Sounds good? Great! We encourage you to apply as soon as possible. In your application, please show us why your previous experiences and skills would work for this role and why you are interested in working at Triumph. Please write your application in English. Since we strive for a diverse and inclusive workplace, we highly encourage anyone, no matter who you are, to apply for this job if you think that you’d be a great addition to our team.

About Triumph Studios

The Company: Founded in 1997, Triumph Studios creates captivating strategy games that are renowned across the world. Having created the Age of Wonders® and Overlord® series, our games involve taking over the world one way or another, hence our name. But we're nice folks with a fun workplace, cooperating closely with our fans and parent company to create the immersive game experiences. Triumph is located in Delft, the Netherlands. We have been a part of Swedish publisher Paradox Interactive since 2017.

The Games: Our games feature deep mechanics, multiplayer features and combine elements from multiple genres. We want our games to tell personal stories that people share. Our in-house engine and tools empower both developers and fans in their creative efforts.

The Team: Working at Triumph Studios means becoming part of a friendly, proven team of professionals from multiple backgrounds. We offer the best of both worlds: a relatively small but growing studio (~30 people) where there is room for flexibility and autonomy, combined with support from the large 400+ person Paradox Interactive group.