- Silicon Valley (Redwood City to San Jose)
Sr. HTML/UI Developer
MZ is looking for a Senior HTML/UI Developer to join our Game Engineering team. You will create the User Interface elements for Game of War, Mobile Strike, Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire, and our games in development. You will work with our game designers and engineers to collaborate on the overall planning, execution, and success of our projects by creating the best user interface possible. This engineering focused organization is a great place to expand your skill sets and challenge you to grow.
What You'll Be Doing
-Create polished and compelling UI assets in collaboration with Art/Design leads -Develop and modify components and UI elements based on mock-ups -Use your knowledge of UI/UX to develop high-fidelity layouts and iconography for mobile screens in a time sensitive manner -Implement finished UI that balances aesthetic design, in-game performance and user friendliness -Communicate regularly with end users to validate your implementation -Work with game engineers and your team on executing against your mockup -Collaborate with Design, Engineering, Customer Support, QA, and other cross-functional teams -You’re forward thinking and are able to implement future-proof features in your work -Incorporate usability feedback across multiple mobile devices -Create and maintain RML/RCSS (very similar to HTML5/CSS3) and Lua files -Able to own a feature/project and communicate time estimates reliably -Ability to propose coding paradigms, standards and conventions to improve our codebase -Intimate knowledge with elegant HTML/CSS to solve complex problems with abstract design -Confidence communicating and prioritizing UI tech needs to core Engine team for new UI features
Your Background And Who You Are
-8+ years as a UI/UX Developer -Detail- oriented, organized and an aptitude for learning and taking directions well -Excellent conceptual and UI coding skills -Knowledgeable on best practices for presenting complex data on small screens -Strong understanding of flow, composition, and design for mobile experience -Flexibility to work in a design iterative environment and multiple projects -Proficiency in development tools: Excellent HTML5, XHTML, CSS3 programming skills coding valid XHTML and CSS
MZ is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
About Machine Zone
Machine Zone is a global leader in mobile gaming, with a track record of delivering some of the world’s most successful mobile games including Game of War, Mobile Strike, and Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire. We combine the power of technology and creative vision to create experiences that connect people from all corners of the globe.
Our massive mobile games break down linguistic and geographic barriers by uniting an unprecedented number of global players in one gaming world. We empower our game developers to push the boundaries of innovation in a player-driven ecosystem.
Everything we’ve built, we’ve built together. We are passionate about what we do. We take risks and push the boundaries of what is possible. We challenge each other continuously, learn from our mistakes, and support one another. We triumph together!
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