2D Artist (focus on UI) - Contract

Lava Labs

Lava Labs

Nottingham, UK
Posted on Monday, February 27, 2023

2D Artist (focus on UI) - Contract


Lava Labs is in the exciting phase of soft launching our debut game, AFAR Rush. We've built our foundation with guidance from some of the industry's top experts. Our experienced team has developed games for PC, console, and mobile that have been enjoyed by hundreds of millions globally. Based in Nottingham and Amsterdam, and with many team members working remotely, we're dedicated to collaboration and focused on gaming. At Lava Labs, we prioritize a diverse team, valuing all backgrounds and perspectives, to create an environment where everyone feels at home and can excel.


As a 2D UI Artist, you will be responsible for creating high-quality 2D UI elements and icons for our upcoming games. You will work closely with our design and development teams to create engaging UI experiences that complement the gameplay and enhance the overall user experience. Please note that this role does not require the development of UX flows.


  • Create high-quality 2D art assets, including menus, icons, and other UI elements

  • Work closely with the design and development teams to create and implement UI elements that enhance the overall user experience

  • Design and implement UI layouts and flows that are intuitive and user-friendly

  • Ensure that all UI elements are optimized for performance and meet technical requirements

  • Collaborate with other artists and designers to ensure a cohesive and consistent visual style across the game

  • Actively participate in the game development process, providing feedback and suggestions as needed


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a 2D artist, with a focus on UI design

  • Strong proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Strong understanding of UI/UX design principles

  • Experience working on game development projects

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

If you are a talented 2D artist with a passion for UI design and are excited about the opportunity to work with Lava Labs, we encourage you to apply for this role.