At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences.

A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Rockstar San Diego is on the lookout for talented UI tools programmers to be part of the Technical Art team and who possess a passion for developing slick user interfaces. This is a full-time permanent position based out of Rockstars’ state of the art game development studio in Carlsbad, California.

WHAT WE DO

  • Bring innovation and resolution to technical problems and challenges throughout Art production - from content creation through to the game.
  • Create and maintain tools that improve our Art creation/editing workflows.
  • Provide general support for Art team and document/share solutions/knowledge with the wider team.
  • Proactively use knowledge and experience to identify and solve problems before they affect the Art team.
  • Work closely with fellow Technical Artists as part of wider global team working on interconnected tools and systems.
  • Collaborate and communicate with other departments (aside from the Art department) such as Core/Runtime Tools and Engine teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work within the Technical Art team on creating new, as well as maintaining existing user interface applications within an established codebase.
  • Implement tasks to specification defined by the Lead Technical Artist.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent.

SKILLS

  • Strong .NET/C# skills.
  • Strong WPF (or another UI desktop framework) skills.
  • Strong math skills.
  • Strong team communication skills.
  • Ability to work within a team.
  • Ability to work within a schedule and deliver effectively to deadlines.

PLUSES

Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.

  • Games industry experience working on AAA titles.
  • Familiarity with at least one current or next-gen asset pipeline.
  • Familiarity with at least one digital content creation package.
  • Prior experience with Qt and/or WinForms.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply with a resume and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the skills above. If we would like to move forward with your application, a Rockstar recruiter will reach out to you to explain next steps and guide you through the process.

Rockstar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to hiring, promoting, and compensating employees based on their qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities.

If you’ve got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you. We encourage applications from all suitable candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief, or race.

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