XR UI/UX Artist Lead

Location: New York, NY (10001)
Company: Accenture
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 5 days ago

We Are:

As part of Accenture's Metaverse Continuum Business Group, were helping redefine what is possible for our clients, ourselves and the world. Our vision is one that is built on human experience-and we see the Metaverse as a continuum, a spectrum of digitally enhanced worlds, realities, and business models. Its a new medium for commerce, experience and community and we're looking for innovative pioneers to help us bring our vision to life responsibly, generating sustainable and diverse value in the short and long term.

Were a passionate global group of business strategists, creatives, architects, engineers, innovators, and entrepreneurs-and we work with pioneering ecosystem partners, forward-thinking regulators and industry influencers who are collectively ushering in the next evolution of how we engage and interact with the world.

The Work:

You'll often be:

Pioneering UI/UX Designs by leading Designers and collaborating with Developers to realize and execute established UI/UX Designs and creating efficient 2D and 3D art for real-time Extended Reality (Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Mixed Reality) applications.

Incubating new business value for our clients in the Metaverse by leading a team to build and/or architect software systems. By combining technology, industry expertise, and entrepreneurial experience, you will help clients transform and massively disrupt their core businesses in order to propel them into the future and create better products and experiences from Extended Reality to Multiparty Systems (Blockchain, Tokenization, NFTs) using UI/UX Design.

Serving our clients on their innovation journey. Starting with eliminating the market noise, to concepting, to making it real. You will then formulate the approach and deliver measurable business value through UI/UX Design.

Fortifying Accenture's Metaverse practice and market position by advancing the use of its many building blocks: Multiparty Systems & Blockchain, Extended Reality, Digital Identity, Hardware (AR/VR Goggles & Lenses), Software (Gaming Platforms & Virtual Worlds), etc.

Scanning the Metaverse ecosystem to identify and build relationships with differentiating partners and/or solutions to bring Extended Reality to our clients.

What's In It For You?

  • By joining our team, youll become part of a diverse, vibrant and global Accenture community-one that is continually pushing boundaries in responsible and sustainable ways.
  • Youll work on meaningful and innovative projects that radically change the way our clients view what is possible, while engaging in transformational initiatives powered by the latest Metaverse technologies.
  • Youll have ongoing support in your learning and growth, with Accenture investing in opportunities for you to research, understand, and eventually help define the Metaverse as it continues to evolve and take shape.
  • Youll be joining our diverse team of metaverse-skilled professionals with market-leading capabilities dedicated to designing, executing and accelerating our clients' metaverse journeys.
  • The time is now to think big, start small and scale fast.
  • For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.

Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

Qualifications

Heres what you need:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience creating real-time applications
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience leading a team of designers
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate's Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience)

Professional Skills Requirement:

  • Demonstrated abilities in UI/UX design, art, and animation and implementations within Unity 3D
  • Ability and knowledge of the product's entire design to facilitate communication and enable early identification of issues
  • Background in 2D and 3D content creation
  • Experience with large team content pipelines

Bonus points if you are/have:

  • Experience with the Unreal4 game engine
  • Previous VR/AR experience
  • Concept and illustration experience
  • 3D environment art content creation
  • PBR Materials, Photogrammetry, MoCap

As required by Colorado law under the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $111,000 - $249,000.

COVID-19 update:

The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually.

Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

What We Believe

We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment.

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

Other Employment Statements

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Companys legal duty to furnish information.



Web Reference : AJF/358529489-202
Posted Date : Thu, 23 Jun 2022

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