Full-Time

Senior UI Engineer

Updated on 5/31/2024

Striking Distance Studios

Striking Distance Studios

51-200 employees

Develops story-driven survival horror games


Senior

San Ramon, CA, USA

Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Unreal Engine
Communications
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science, or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of games industry experience and preferably 3 years or more in a similar role
  • At least 2 years of experience with Unreal Engine
  • Experience shipping games on current generation consoles (PS5 or XSX) and PC
  • Fluent in C++
  • Experience implementing UI systems for gameplay
  • Strong Blueprint skills
  • Desired experience on UI and localization integration workflow
  • Strong abilities to be self-directed, focused and detail oriented
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • A demonstrable love / passion for playing and making video games
  • A highly communicative and collaborative disposition
Responsibilities
  • Work across disciplines to build, refactor and maintain a variety of robust, flexible, and well-architected UI systems
  • Research and develop coding techniques and algorithms
  • Keep current on technological developments and advancements
  • Delve into code written by other engineers and take ownership of existing systems as needed
  • Coordinate with leads to ensure smooth roll out of new features
  • Communicate accurate status updates to your team leads, producers, and QA regarding tasks/features you are responsible for
  • Write clear, maintainable, portable, and highly performant code
  • Adhere to team coding standards and best practices
  • Foster a culture of open, honest, and respectful communication across all disciplines

Striking Distance Studios

Striking Distance Studios

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Striking Distance Studios is an ideal workplace for those passionate about crafting immersive and engaging gaming experiences. As a developer focused on single-player and story-driven survival horror games, the studio leverages cutting-edge technology to set new standards in the gaming industry. The emphasis on creating compelling narratives and environments provides a dynamic and creative atmosphere that fosters innovation and professional growth.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Hayward, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-34%

2 year growth

-43%

Benefits

Healthcare coverage

Fitness allowance

Retirement plans

Unlimited time off

Professional development