Lead UI/Graphic Designer (Mobile Games)

Portland, OR

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct hire, contract-to-hire and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle and San Francisco.


We have an exciting Lead Designer opportunity with a Portland-based mobile game studio client. In this role you will define the aesthetic look and feel of both existing and new games, as well as the visual brand identity of the company itself. You will create mockups/concepts, partner with the engineering team to fine-tune implemented designs, and design UI elements. You will also guide and mentor a small design team, while engaging in design thinking conversations with the creative team as a whole. This role will start out remotely, but will ultimately be on site with the team out of their beautiful and centrally located Portland office space.

Skills + Requirements:

  • 7+ years of experience in interactive/graphic design (ideally for mobile games)
  • Extensive experience in UI/Design
  • Digital Illustration
  • Mobile design experience (and flexible designs for varying screen sizes)
  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite
  • A team player
  • An eye for simplicity
  • Outstanding taste in design and brand identity
  • Excellent sense of colors & lighting
  • Ability to intuit, translate, maintain, and evangelize visual style and brand story
  • A portfolio of your past proudest creations
  • Ability to hire, train, promote, and manage a team to achieve their best and thrive
  • Able to work on multiple projects and reprioritize as necessary

Please apply with your resume + portfolio today — details will be shared with qualified candidates!