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Lead Gameplay UI Engineer

Raven Software

Middleton, WI 04-02-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Job Title:
Lead Gameplay UI Engineer - Raven Software

Requisition ID:
R005941

As a Lead Gameplay UI Engineer at Raven Software you will develop cutting-edge user interfaces that connect our gameplay to our audience. This is a great opportunity to be part of a passionate team that defines and shapes the UI of our upcoming Call of Duty titles.

As a Lead Gameplay UI Engineer you will be managing a team of UI engineers, as well as leading the development of the user interface for many different aspects of the game. You will also need to be proficient in writing software in LUA script and C/C++ code. Qualified candidates will need to have a background in the engineering of human graphical interfaces, an understanding of the console game user experience, and a passion for engaging gameplay.

​Your Mission:

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Leading a team of Gameplay UI engineers
• Mentorship, scheduling, and performance reviews of reports
• Contribute to the design of data-driven, industry-leading AAA UI systems
• Develop, modify, and debug UI software in script and C/C++
• Deploy, optimize, and test UI software on PC and console platforms
• Collaborate with other internal departments (art, design, audio, QA, etc.)
• Co-develop and collaborate with other Activision studios
• Document software and features for internal and external teams
• Drive and participate in the code review process
• Interviewing and hiring

Player Profile:
• Bachelor's degree in a Computer Science, Engineering, or Math related field
• Shipped at least one game title
• Experience programming the logic behind user interfaces
• 6+ years of experience working in the game industry or related field
• Proven ability to collaborate, coordinate, communicate and support other team members
• Comprehensive understanding of object-oriented programming
• Creative, motivated, focused, passionate, results-oriented
• Demonstrated ability to write efficient, readable, and reliable code
• Passion for games

Bonus Experience:
• Aptitude for UX design
• Background in ActionScript or JavaScript programming
• Familiarity with Lua programming
• Experience with console development

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.