UI Developer

Overview

Programming,
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Guerrilla, the Amsterdam-based developer of the PS4 Exclusive hit Horizon Zero Dawn, is looking for a UI Developer to join its internal UI Team and contribute to developing AAA game UIs.

What you will do

  • As a member of the UI Team, you will work together with the Core Design Team to implement the user interface of an epic open world game;
  • You will work with experienced programmers, Designers and Artists to build consistent, pixel-perfect HD and UHD user interfaces that are localized in over 21 languages (including right-to-left languages);
  • You will improve and maintain our existing user interface features;
  • You will implement and optimize the widgets used to realize the user interface;
  • You will work together with programmers who are continually improving and implementing new UI features for the Decima engine.

Who you are

  • You’re passionate about games and creating games;
  • You have at least 3 years previous experience as a Developer/Programmer in the games industry or a related industry;
  • You have experience in C++ or other object-oriented programming languages;
  • You understand the importance of good UX design and how it will affect the level of engagement our players have with the game;
  • You are familiar with common user interface design patterns like MVC, command pattern and
  • You’re skilled in 2D digital content tools such as Photoshop;
  • You have an acute eye for pixel-perfect user interfaces and care deeply about the smallest of details;
  • You are not afraid to reiterate over your work to create an even better UI.

Plusses

  • You have experience in areas like animation, shader programming, scripting, UX design, and UI asset pipelines;
  • You have experience shipping network-enabled code and online games.

Application Advice

You must be able to prove how good you really are. When submitting an application, we expect you to provide us with the following:

  • CV and cover letter;
  • C++ code examples showing structured programming;
  • Preferably a demo showing off work relevant for the job.

Notes

Guerrilla is part of Sony Interactive Entertainment. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Because of the volume of replies we receive, we will not be able to respond to every applicant.