|Employer:||Aardvark Swift Recruitment|
|Location:||UK - North East|
|Salary:||£Neg Based on Experience|
|Date posted:||Wednesday, March 6th 2013|
My Client, based in the North East has an excellent reputation for producing highly successful games over nearly 20 years. They are now owned by a major international publisher and are looking to expand their teams working on titles for next gen consoles.
They are currently seeking a GUI programmer with around 3 years experience to work on a true AAA title.
The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing features relating to in-game menus, HUD and other user interface features. We are looking for somebody capable of working with graphic designers and designers on an innovative and ambitious design to create a unique user experience.
This role will involve evaluating and working with middleware solutions.
? Implement practical and timely solutions that meet the game design and technical requirements.
? Maintain, refactor and improve existing solutions.
? Passionate about playing and making games.
? Excellent C/C++ programming skills.
? At least 1 project completed on major home consoles or PC.
? A desire to innovate.
? Ability to plan your work and then deliver on time.
? Self-motivated with a strong work ethic.
? Excellent oral and written communication skills.
? Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other relevant subject, or equivalent knowledge gained through work.
? Experience working with user interface middleware (e.g. Gameface, Menus Master, Scaleform or other Flash-based design tools).
? Ability to rapidly prototype based on existing solutions.
? Experience working with scripting languages (particularly Lua).