Senior UI Engineer - Treyarch Vancouver

Jul 15, 2023
Vancouver, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

Job Title:

Senior UI Engineer - Treyarch Vancouver

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Job Description:

We are looking for a talented engineer with a passion for UI and a critical eye for game design to join our team. As a Senior UI Engineer you will be actively coding and engineering UI systems and features for various aspects of the game, where you’ll be working primarily in C/C++ and Lua to implement features in our engine, and will use and improve our proprietary tools. 

What you’ll do…

  • Design, write, debug and refine UI systems and underlying architecture
  • Implement new UI features to design department’s specifications
  • Work closely with designers, artists and other members of the development team
  • Work with Production team on feature estimates and task tracking to ensure project deliverable goals are met

To succeed you should have…

  • 5+ years of industry experience in a UI Engineering or similar position
  • Experience shipping AAA game titles
  • Thorough understanding of UI/UX flow and function design
  • A passion for video games and for developing high quality games and tools
  • An undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science
  • Proficiency in C/C++
  • Experience working in a scripting language (Python, Perl, Lua, etc.)
  • Solid communication skills for communicating engineering ideas and concerns with engineers as well as employees in other departments

We’d love it if you also have…

  • Experience with rendering systems and/or writing shaders
  • Proficiency in C++11 and/or C#
  • Scripting experience with Lua
  • An understanding of profiling and performance tuning of code

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.


Founded in 1996, Treyarch is a videogame studio whose purpose is to create awesome games for the world to enjoy. With this purpose in mind, we crafted the award winning Call of Duty: Black Ops series and pioneered the fan favorite Zombies mode.

At Treyarch, we empower the team to be individually driven to innovate on our games, processes, and culture. How we do things is just as important as what we do.

Studio culture and development, we believe it’s a team effort and that collaboration and hearing one another is key. Every day we face the large and small challenges together and every voice matters.

These values guide us in our mission to create moments that matter. Both to the players and to us, the creators. In an era where triumphs and defeats are readily shared, seeing players engage with our creations gives us great pride. Come help us create that next moment.

We are 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 protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

To learn more about our studio, please visit us at, on Facebook at, and @treyarch on Twitter.

PS, we’ve also got some pretty amazing office perks and benefits, like 20 vacation days and 16 holidays, 10 weeks of family leave, free lunches and snacks at our office, comprehensive healthcare, and more! Check out all the details here for more information:

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