Software Engineer (User - Interface)

Redmond, Washington
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Althea Ochoa

Job Description:

*With the news of COVID19 spreading, Aquent is committed to ensuring the safety and well being of our employees. This includes providing technology to support video interviews, resources and support for employees to work from home successfully, and fully covered healthcare for eligible employees.*

Aquent's client, a leading AAA game studio, is immediately searching for a Front-End Software Engineer to join their team. This detail-oriented engineer will work closely with artists and designers to implement an industry-leading HUD and front-end UI. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to impact the future of one of the industry’s most successful franchises through your talent, creativity, technical ability and knowledge.

Job Responsibilities:
• Implement UI screens for entire interactive game features including data driven dynamic layouts, animations, and transitions
• Write XAML to translate visual comps, motion designs, and style guides into in-game UI
• Implement artist and designer generated content into UI screens
• Add features to existing toolsets to enable artists and designers to have more control over in-game UI
• Work in a dynamic team environment with a mix of developers, artists, designers, and other UI engineers to deliver UI screens

• BS/BA degree in Computer Science or a related field
• Programming background in C#
• Proficient with writing custom XAML
• Experience crafting UI screens in shipped applications or games
• Experience with Sketch, Photoshop, or other artist tools preferred
• Interest in accessibility and multi-platform scalable UI preferred