Visual Designer

If you ever wondered what it would be like to have cities or even the entire world as your sandbox, grab your shovel and pail because we have an opportunity for you. Upland is the earth’s metaverse that sits on top of the real world where people buy, sell and trade virtual properties based on actual addresses. Players compete and earn rewards in mini-games, connect virtually with a thriving, passionate community, and can even earn money in their own virtual businesses.


Uplandme, Inc. was founded in 2018 by three serial entrepreneurs. The game launched into open beta in January 2020 and became the largest blockchain game just eight months later. Available for iOS, Android, and the mobile web, Upland uses blockchain technology to power “true ownership” of digital assets.

Our player’s user experience is a top priority at Upland. As an Upland Visual Designer, you'll make use of your passion for design, art, & illustration skills to help create both in-game & live operations design. Together with Upland’s Creative Director & Product Managers you'll answer the most challenging questions the Blockchain/NFT industry faces around mobile interface & game design.

Responsibilities:

  • Strong ability to create high fidelity UI mockups from concept.
  • Ability to create & design 2D in-game items, icons, & badges.
  • Ability to create in-game vector based animations.
  • Ability to collaborate with our Creative Director to design appealing, visual-friendly interface & visual design.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of Visual Design experience working in interactive, digital media and/or mobile gaming.
  • A portfolio of professional design work showcasing your UI & visual design skillset.
  • Knowledge of the following technologies and software: Figma, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, & Adobe Illustrator.
  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills with a passion for playing and making games!
  • English — Intermediate.

Work with a passionate, highly experienced, innovative team and have a wide range of independence while solving fascinating problems that span gaming, economics, marketing, computing, and sociology. Capitalize on the opportunity to grow with Upland in terms of responsibilities and your career. We offer competitive compensation both in salary and equity as well as top-of-the-market benefits.

Uplandme Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.

If you are interested in this role, please apply directly here.