UI/UX Lead








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Job Description

We are developing Ember Sword, a groundbreaking social sandbox MMORPG game set in a community-driven PvP and PvE fantasy universe.

As a UI/UX Lead in Bright Star Studios, you will be in charge of designing and leading the creation of consistent UI and UX for all of Ember Sword, including creating a style guide. As the team is still small, we do expect you to be hands-on in creating UI/UX art assets for the game & website, 2D illustrations, UI designs iconography, and much more in close collaboration with the art team.

If you are looking to have an impact on an ambitious MMORPG, then join us and pioneer solutions that will help us scale to the next level.


  • Experience creating the UI/UX for console/PC Games
  • Experience creating a UI style guide to ensure a consistent UI experience
  • Experience with creating and designing iconography
  • Genuine love for MMOs and/or RPGs
  • You can share your online portfolio with gaming UI/UX
  • Ability to either work onsite (Copenhagen), or remotely within the CET timezone +2/-2 hours


  • You're proficient in motion graphics and video editing using After Effects
  • Experience working with marketing materials
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Figma, and/or comparable products
  • Knowledge of conventional web design principles


  • This is not your average gaming company. We are a culture that encourages challenging the status quo. Therefore, we are keen to work with people who value integrity, accountability, curiosity, inclusion, passion, and innovation.
  • We are seeking an individual who wants to push boundaries creatively and use a future-facing approach to producing assets for all platforms.
  • We operate in an industry that is evolving on a daily basis, and therefore, we are looking for talented individuals who are comfortable adapting to a fast-paced and often changing environment.


  • On location: Bright Star Studios has offices in the Netherlands (Breda), Denmark (Arhus, Copenhagen), and Serbia (Novi Sad) where you could work from.
  • Full remote: In case you’re not located in the Netherlands, Denmark, or Serbia, this will be a UK/EU contractor-based role with occasional travel to the HQ (Copenhagen) to see your amazing colleagues face to face.

The TEAM at Bright Star

In just two short years, Bright Star Studios has become one of the most watched developing gaming studios in the world. Today we are a rapidly growing team, and though we are spread across continents, we are united in our mission to build the ultimate MMORPG experience for our community. The BSS culture is driven by a group of passionate, determined, and talented individuals, hailing from a range of diverse backgrounds and locations.

We are an equal opportunity employer that hires people who are genuinely passionate about changing the games industry for the better. Always on the lookout for exceptional talent and potential, we care about good team effort, open and friendly communication, and speaking up without reserves.

So… if you are ready to rock the foundation of the gaming world together, we will welcome you with open arms.

About Bright Star Studios

Bright Star Studios is a global independent games development studio crafting next-generation original MMO game franchise experiences.

Led by a diverse team of award-winning venture founders, former world champion pro-players, and entertainment professionals who come with decades of game industry experience, these innovators are carving a new path forward for MMORPGs across PC, Browser, and Mobile. The studio’s mission is to rewrite the games industry with a business model that favors the community through exciting competitive gameplay, instant playability, and a leading platform that supports the player economy.

The studio is working on its flagship title, Ember Sword, a modern rewrite of the games industry business model which brings a player-owned economy and the community together in a unique and engaging cooperative role-playing story universe.


We offer remote option and flexible working hours. We offer balance between work and personal life and are encouraged with open paid time off. All employees getting onboard 2022 will get a token package, and therefore have an incentive to make the best MMORPG. Besides that, we have the usual: Free coffee and tea. Social gatherings. Board game nights. Free office snacks and soft drinks. Friday bars. Health insurance.

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