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Gameplay UI Programmer - F1

Electronic Arts is the leading interactive entertainment company, powered by innovative technology. We create incredible experiences for millions of players around the world. But what matters most is our people who inspire us, and the world, to play. As we bring new forms of entertainment to people around the world, we need creative, collaborative, diverse and adaptable people to keep making Electronic Arts better.

Our award-winning studio are looking for a Gameplay Programmer to join the F1 team.

Working in close collaboration with the design and UI art teams, you will use C++ skills with our custom engine and game systems. We can teach you the power of our tech, all you need to do is bring your flare and expertise to implement new features.

As a racing specialist, our game worlds are rich with detailed, informative content and data delivered in 2D and 3D. We offer a fun set of challenges to present user access to essential material though logical and responsive user journeys. Embedded into the user experience both on and off-track, for us gameplay and UI work hand in hand as an essential part of the game experience, so you'll help shape player dynamics right at the heart of our game.

  • Reporting to a lead engineer, you will take an active part in the game design process working with designers, UI artists and other teams. You will also:-
  • Contribute to technical specifications and gameplay feature implementations
  • Test and refine features and help automate feature testing
  • Join with and support other programmers with the features and UI elements you work on, including networking, physics, graphics and audio
  • Maintain existing code in gameplay and UI areas

Here's what you'll need, some or all of:

  • C++ programming ability in Console and PC game development
  • Appreciation of how UI and gameplay systems are implemented
  • Knowledge of component-based game systems and data-driven design
  • Understanding of finite state machines, object-oriented design and debugging tools

About EA

We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers.

We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more.

Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game.

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Gameplay UI Programmer - F1

Birmingham, UK
Southam CV47, UK
Cheshire, UK
Full time

Published on 08/02/2022

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