Software Engineer 2 - Turn 10 Studios

Microsoft

Location: Redmond, Washington

Job Type: Full time

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Turn 10 Studios, makers of the award winning, billion-dollar Forza franchise, is searching for a UI Engineering Lead to guide the UI architecture and toolset to delight our customers for the next game in the Forza Motorsport franchise.

You will be joining a small multi-discipline team of talented people that work together to build AAA quality UI.  You will drive architecture and implementation of stable, flexible UI systems that are built for expansion and realize our design vision.

Responsibilities

  • Guide the evolution of our current WPF based UI framework.
  • Collaborate with peers in UX/UI Art and Gameplay Engineering teams to optimize workflows.
  • Work with our partners at Playground Games to establish a collective long-term plan for UI in our engine.
  • Lead a group of engineers to deliver high quality code.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of professional C++ development experience.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment with other disciplines. Good communication skills are a must.
  • Good planning and estimation skills. You must be able to break work down into smaller pieces and plan out a deliverable.
  • Love of games. The ideal candidate will have passion for our product and empathy for our players.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience shipping UI on multiple platforms and in many regions.
  • Experience with WPF/XAML.
  • Experience delivering user facing features with high usability.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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