UI Artist

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This role is a part of the UK government's Kickstart Scheme and is only applicable to 16 to 24-year-olds in the UK who are not in education and are currently claiming Universal Credit. Click here to view more Kickstart placement opportunities.

December 20, 2021
Full Time

ToneStone is a place where anyone can make music. The ToneStone platform removes barriers to song creation, providing the tools, content and community for unlocking musical creativity. Co-founded by former leaders from Harmonix, Valve, and Amazon, ToneStone is currently in development and in private testing.

More information about ToneStone will be shared with candidates that progress to a phone screen interview with the hiring team. In the meantime, you can check out an article on The Verge

About the Role

ToneStone is looking for a versatile UI Artist with a demonstrated ability to craft innovative, attractive UI designs, and familiarity with both 2D and 3D environments. This role will work closely with fellow designers and developers to establish functional, original, and attractive interfaces for our platform.

This will be a high-growth, high-ownership role where you’ll be responsible for creating visuals that bridge interface design with game art. You will work cross-discipline with the designers, vfx, audio team and engineers, with the ultimate goal of translating UI mock-ups to functional interface elements in the ToneStone app. As a creative team member, you will generate UI clarity and world-class design aesthetics to give players access to a new and ground-breaking level of music visualization and control.


  • Collaborate with artists, designers, and engineers to design and implement outstanding interfaces, leading to great user experiences
  • Create game menus, navigation elements, in-world graphic design, logos, iconography systems, and motion graphics.
  • Assist with the creation of product style guides
  • Create gameplay mock-ups that comply with our style guide for new projects
  • Build custom, visually exciting step-by-step storyboards
  • Work together with the team throughout the design process, gathering actionable feedback and iterating at the appropriate levels


  • 3+ years of experience designing UIs for games or other creative platform software mediums
  • Experience with game/software development processes and working within production deadlines
  • Experience creating UIs for multiple platforms
  • A portfolio showcasing artistic skill
  • Demonstrable experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects
  • Experience with game engines such as Unity and Unreal
  • Able to work creatively in a demanding team environment while helping others
  • Ability to actively participate in technical and artistic problem solving.
  • Strong understanding of working with style guides/specific Art Direction
  • Up-to-date experience and interest in video games
  • Passion for music or music making

Note: Research shows that female-identifying individuals and individuals from underrepresented backgrounds often apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. We recognize that it is highly unlikely that an applicant meets 100% of the qualifications for a given role. Therefore, if much of this job description describes you, then you are highly encouraged to apply for this role.

About ToneStone

ToneStone transforms music production into highly-entertaining, interactive experiences.

Our mission is to empower a global community to create and share music. The ToneStone platform combines easy tools, countless sounds, and applied game mechanics to enable interactive musical experiences.

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