UI Programmer – UE4 & C++ – AAA Games – Newcastle – UK

Location: Newcastle, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23434 Posted: 2 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Job Title: UI Programmer

Job Location: Newcastle, UK

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Competitive inc benefits

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Our client builds ground-breaking games and content for some of the world’s biggest publishers including Microsoft, Sony, Apple and Sega.

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced programmer with an interest in developing in-game and frontend UI for AAA games projects. You will work with UI designers and artists to implement, iterate and polish UI features, helping the UI designers to understand the engineering implications of their designs. In addition to working within our existing UI framework, you will be expected to create and extend UI tools and systems as appropriate for the task in hand. You will assist project managers with estimation and task scheduling.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong C++ programming skills
  • Previous experience developing in-game UI and/or frontend features
  • Worked on at least one released game
  • Experience of source control systems
  • The ability to work effectively in a team
  • The ability to estimate and manage own work

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Contributed to UI features in shipped titles on recent games consoles
  • Experience working to manufacturers guidelines for different platforms
  • Worked with UMG in Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience developing custom UI solutions

BENEFITS:

  • On offer is a super benefits package including generous holidays, flexitime and excellent employee perks.
  • Regular studio Game Jams are a highlight – staff spend a full day developing and pitching their own game ideas for possible development.
  • The environment is relaxed, friendly and built upon the basis of every team member having the opportunity to shine and have input into the games they create. They are a very happy ship with lots of incredibly talented people who enjoy shared interest groups, lunchtime clubs, charity fundraising events and lots of socialising.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214422!

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