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Senior UI Programmer

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Development
Salary £35000-45000
Location Other

Our client is looking for a senior UI Programmer to join their UI Technology team. The exceptional engineer they are looking for is able to dive deeply into lower level technology, create systems for their UI artists to help them develop intuitive and attractive experiences, and be versatile enough to work on the frontline UI itself.

This role is based in Edinburgh, but our client will allow the right person to work from their London base if necessary.  

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, maintain and extend next generation UI systems.
  • Take prototype design ideas, iterate through trial and error to evolve them into fluent, easy to use UIs.
  • Cooperate with artists, designers and other coders on how to best utilize the current UI technology.

Qualifications:

  • A degree in computer science, mathematics, or equivalent.
  • 4+ years of professional experience with at least one shipped game title.

Skills:

  • Strong C/C++ programming skills, and OO design skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work closely with programmers, artists and designers.
  • Excellent problem solving ability.

Pluses:

  • Visual arts or equivalent background.

For more information about this opportunity contact Andy Jenkinson on 01709 834777 or andy@aswift.com.