Founded in 2002, Infinity Ward is the original studio behind the Call of Duty® franchise. The titles developed by Infinity Ward have won more than 200 "Game of the Year" awards and 100 "Editor's Choice" awards, among many other industry accolades. Some of our previous titles include: Call of Duty®: Ghosts, Call of Duty®: Infinite Warfare and most recently, Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare.
Infinity Ward has opened a brand-new studio in Austin, TX. The studio will work on creating new and innovative experiences for Call of Duty® and create innovative technology to power them. Our studio provides a safe, trusting, and empowering environment to unleash your creativity and help make the extraordinary.
The Senior UI Technical Designer will work with a small team of UI Technical Designers, UX Designers, UI Artists, and Engineers to design and implement UI screens, components, and other assets into the game engine.
Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
Implement screens, widgets, logic, and data flows to design specifications using visual scripting
Implement UI layouts and animations of prepared screen assets to match visual targets and style guide specifications
Break-down features into defined structures, components, and processes that meet the technical, aesthetic, and functional requirements of the game's vision
Work closely with our UI/UX Director, UX/UI Leads and other Designers on implementing and scrutinizing UI components
Design and build tools and workflows to support iterative, large-scale development
Work with our Producers, Designers and Engineers to determine design, technical and data requirements
Work closely with Producers and Directors to estimate work and assist in prioritizing
Mentor and motivate junior UI Technical Designers
Hands-on experience developing for multi-platform user interfaces for HD console video games or similar products
A portfolio of work samples showcasing UI scripting abilities
Minimum of 5+ years as a UI Technical Designer, Front-End developer, or similar role
Expert proficiency with scripting languages (Lua, ActionScript, C#, Python, React JS).
Collaborative and inclusive attitude with the ability to listen, learn, and adapt to alternate views and approaches
Strong communication skills and ability to present work and respond quickly to feedback
Experience working with UI Art and UX Design tools such as Figma, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and more
Passion for games and game development
We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™ and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!
Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!
The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.
Infinity Ward is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis