Gamification Jobs in Bangalore (Bengaluru)
We are looking for an experienced and talented UI designer to design and shape unique, user-centric products and experiences. The ideal candidate will have experience working in agile teams, with developers, UX designers and copywriters. You will be able to make deliberate design decisions and to translate any given user-experience journey into a smooth and intuitive interaction.
Be a great team player, experienced in working with agile teams. Ability to collaborate closely with developers, copywriters and UX designers.
Create, improve and use wireframes, prototypes, style guides, user flows, and effectively communicate your interaction ideas using any of these methods.
Present and defend your design decisions. All your design decisions should be based on the overall design roadmap as well as your own design thinking and fundamental principles (i.e. color theory, visual weight, etc.)
Continually keep yourself and your design team updated with the latest changes in your industry’s standards.
Able to create videos / 3D animations with after pro effects
Three or more years of experience and proven track record.
Strong portfolio to be presented and defended during interview.
Hands-on experience creating wireframes, prototypes, storyboards, user flows, etc.
Experience using tools such as Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, InVision, UXPin, Quartz.
Creative ideas with problem solving mindset.
Experience working in an agile/scrum development process.
Be open to receiving objective criticism and improving upon it.
Need to use behavioral science, Gamification, virality, human-centered design methodologies and entertainment-based techniques to motivate people to take action.
◆ BEHAVIOR DESIGN – applying behavior science and psychology to program and digital/app design, UX, message framing, gamification and behavioral economics-based "nudges" that influence behaviors
◆ PERSUASIVE COMMUNICATIONS – devising copy that leads to action for marketing materials, brand names, websites, apps, video scripts and more
◆ TRANSMEDIA STORYTELLING – working across media with a research-proven approach to craft stories, comics and educational games about your issue that lead to behavior change
◆ STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT – clarifying goals and objectives, segmenting the audience and their needs, specifying the marketing mix, crafting program design, branding and messaging
◆ FORMATIVE RESEARCH – understanding your priority audiences and the competitive environment in which the program will be carried out, through methods like surveys, interviews, focus groups, social media analysis and ethnography
◆ EVALUATION – designing an evaluation plan, setting up metrics and tracking mechanisms, conducting research, and providing results and recommendations in action-focused reports
The ideal candidate should be both creative and detail-oriented, has proven mobile game design experience, and is comfortable working with stakeholders ranging all the way from product and marketing teams to the engineering team. The work environment is fast-paced and results driven.
Roles and Responsibilities
Own the entire design of new features existing games or new games and take full responsibility for coordinating with various stakeholders until go live
Generate new and innovative feature ideas, enhancements to the existing products and collate
requests from both internal and external requestors
Create innovative user experience design including usability and interaction design flow for features
Create functional and design documents, business cases, user experience flow and wireframes, conduct reviews with requestor groups and development teams and be the main contact for the specifications/design during the game development and implementation phases.
Interact with all relevant stakeholders to drive timely, seamless and successful rollouts/launches.
Define, track and improve key product metrics and monitor those metrics.
Skills and Experience Desired
Have a passion for games
Minimum 5+ years of Game Design experience in mobile and ideally designing free to play games within-app purchases
Experience in designing games for Android and iOS is a must
Strong analytical, organizational and creative skills
Exceptional levels of attention to detail
Must be proficient in Excel, Formulas, and able to provide visual designs with mock-ups in any tool ofyour choice.
Experience with live game events/sales design and content calendar planning
Strong analytical abilities and able to synthesize game systems and mechanics to improve game
features and systems
Understanding the specifics of social and mobile games
Knowledge of the market and the main trends of social and mobile games
Knowledge and experience with the main game metrics
Ability to create a high-quality, addictive online and social game feature-sets
Experience with multiple aspects of game design discipline: concept, game progression, combat,
interface, monetization, and retention
Experience in designing games and monetization models for F2P games.
Thorough understanding of mobile gaming ecosystems.
Knowledge of designing traditional card, board and dice game is a plus.
Proven ability to create detailed game design documents.
Understanding of social networks and social gaming markets is a plus.
Ability to work in a fast-paced cross-functional team environment is a must.
A very hands-on and keen eye for detail, with the ability to present business and technical issues,
ideas, and recommendations clearly in verbal, written and presentation formats.
Positive, pro-active attitude with a will to deliver quickly, adhering to tight deadlines.