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Senior Gameplay UI Engineer - Raven Software

Company: Raven Software
Location: Middleton
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

location Middleton, Wisconsin, United States of America category Engineering R009820 Job Title:Senior Gameplay UI Engineer - Raven SoftwareRequisition ID:R009820Job Description:Why Raven?Here at Raven, we pride ourselves on our unique vision for the industry that continues to inspire us after more than 30 years. We developed a team that cares about one another, our games, and our players. We treat each other with respect. We bring no egos. We focus on what is best for the game. We hire stunning peers. We own our mistakes. As we enter the next exciting chapter of our story, we are looking for people to grow with us. If you want to work with a world-class team, on exciting new projects, then apply today! We look forward to hearing from you.Your MissionAs a Senior Gameplay UI Engineer 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 Senior Gameplay UI Engineer you will be developing the user interface for many different aspects of the game. You will 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. Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • 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.)
  • Document software and features for internal and external teams
  • Participate in the code review process
  • Mentor other engineers on the Gameplay UI Team
  • Report to the Lead Gameplay UI EngineerPlayer ProfileMinimum Requirements:
    • Bachelor's degree in a Computer Science, Engineering, or Math related field
    • Experience programming the logic behind user interfaces
    • Shipped at least one game title
    • 5+ 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 gamesExtra Points:
      • Aptitude for UX design
      • Background in ActionScript or JavaScript programming
      • Proficiency with UI design tools
      • Familiarity with Lua programming
      • Experience with console developmentAbout Raven SoftwareFounded in 1990, Raven Software is the developer of numerous award-winning games including--Hexen,--Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast,--Marvel: Ultimate Alliance--and most recently, a major contributor to the blockbuster--Call of Duty----franchise. We are based in Middleton, Wisconsin, a suburb of Madison, annually ranked on numerous lists as one of the top places to live and work.Raven Software is wholly owned by Activision. To learn more about our studio, please visit us at--www.ravensoftware.com , on Facebook at--www.facebook.com/ravensoftware , and @RavenSoftware on Twitter.Our WorldActivision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises includingCall of Duty--,World of Warcraft--,Overwatch--,Diablo--,Candy Crush--- andBubble Witch---. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for 'Every World' - we've got our employees covered!The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.Raven Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Get tailored job recommendations based on your interests. Share this Opportunity Our Company We each bring a unique set of experiences from dozens of cultural backgrounds.Our shared values unify ou ---------------------r direction and decisions, helping us touch the lives of more than a --------------------- billion people every day.--------------------- Raven Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Accommodation Request We are committed to working with and providing reasonable assistance to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a disabled individual requiring an accommodation to apply for an open position, please email your request to accommodationrequests@activisionblizzard.com . General employment questions cannot be accepted or processed here. Thank you for your interest.

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