UI Programmer (UK Remote)

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Posted 24 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineGames Programming
Contact NameVicky Kilby

Job description

Aardvark Swift is seeking talented and motivated individuals to assist in the development and delivery of high-quality game code for AAA projects with Flix Interactive.

This includes work on both Unreal Engine projects and proprietary ventures, as well as collaborations with high-profile co-development partners.

Your responsibilities…
  • Work closely with the UI Team to create engaging game interfaces.
  • Communicate well and collaborate effectively with the Programming and Design Teams to ensure polished UI that meets design and tech standards.
  • Follow project and tech guidelines, focusing on performance and solving issues with the team.
  • Optimize code for memory and performance.
  • Take charge of task planning, meet deadlines, and keep production in the loop about any issues.
  • Set achievable goals with the design and production teams.
  • Team up with QA to squash bugs efficiently.
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • At least 2 years of experience making game UI with C++.
  • Strong C++ skills, making top-notch code.
  • Specialized in game UI, including animation and detail-oriented layouts.
  • Solid understanding of code structure and the ability to adapt quickly.
  • Good debugging skills across languages and the ability to optimize.
  • Quick at making prototypes to match design specs.
  • Able to create high-quality UI for both single and multiplayer games.
Desirable but not essential skills…
  • Experience with multiplayer development.
  • Comfortable with giving and getting code reviews.
  • Familiarity with different parts of game creation.
  • Experience developing for consoles like Xbox One or PS4.
  • Worked on and maintained live games.
  • At least 2 years of experience with Unreal Engine 4, knowing its tools well.
  • Familiar with Unreal Engine 4 blueprint and UMG logic.
  • Experience with front-end web development using HTML5/CSS/JavaScript (especially TypeScript).
  • Knowledge of Coherent UI for Unreal Engine using Coherent Gameface.