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UI Software Engineer - Star Wars Mobile

Electronic Arts

Redwood City, CA 02-17-2021
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  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
UI Software Engineer (Contract) - Star Wars Mobile

UI Engineer

We are looking for a talented UI Engineer to join an experienced team of developers working on an exciting new mobile game. This is an opportunity to join a veteran team and help craft the vision and execution of a compelling, innovative, and immersive experience. You will collaborate with Designers, Artists and other Engineers to implement core UI systems and workflows. Expectations
• Design and develop tools and workflows for UX designers and artists
• Architect core UI solutions that can be utilized by gameplay engineers as they develop features
• Profile and optimize solutions to address performance bottlenecks
• Develop best practices and mentor other engineers in UI implementations

Required Technical Skills and Experience
• Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent training and professional experience
• 2+ years of game development experience in a related role
• Strong proficiency with Unity and C#, with at least one shipped title as part of a medium to large engineering team
• Capable of delivering quality Code Review feedback
• Experience with Unity Editor extensions a bonus

Required Non-Technical Skills
• Demonstrates dependability and commitment to projects'/tasks
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability and desire to work with other game developers in a cooperative team environment
• Ability to work within a distributed team environment
• Dependability and commitment to projects'/tasks

Responsibilities
• Write and maintain core UI systems in Unity
• Build and iterate upon Unity Editor extensions for UX designers and artists
• Partner with UX designers and artists to develop best practices and solutions
• Profile and optimize UI performance

Preferred Skills and Experience
• Avid gamer with a passion for creating top-quality games
• 4x and strategy genre experience
• Addressables Unity Package experience
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Company Profile
Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.