Position Description

UI Programmer
Location Firaxis (Baltimore, MD)
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UI PROGRAMMER



Firaxis Games is seeking a talented and inspired UI programmer to join our award-winning development team.  Firaxis is a highly collaborative and iterative environment, therefore we are looking for someone who can communicate easily and effectively with fellow coders, designers and artists.


Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement gameplay/UI features within an established framework
  • Design and implement modifications, reorganizations, extensions, and optimizations to existing code base
  • Work closely with designers and artists to implement their ideas, providing technical, creative, and scheduling feedback
  • Working collaboratively with the team to ensure that UI meets aesthetic and functional requirements
  • Actively maintain skill-set and knowledge base by keeping track of the latest innovations from the industry
     

Requirements:

  • Fluent C++ programming and debugging skills
  • Self-motivated and passionate about games and great user experience
  • Good instincts for game design and fun and innovative gameplay
  • Good team communication skills, able to translate rough ideas into concrete implementations
  • Must be flexible with schedule and design changes
  • 2+ years industry experience
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4 a plus
  • Experience with current console systems a plus