Senior UI Engineer

Updated on 5/31/2024

Striking Distance Studios

Striking Distance Studios

51-200 employees

Develops story-driven survival horror games


San Ramon, CA, USA

Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Unreal Engine
  • 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
  • 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


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


Total Funding



Hayward, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Healthcare coverage

Fitness allowance

Retirement plans

Unlimited time off

Professional development