At Visual Concepts, we believe great games are made by diverse and empowered teams with a shared passion for play. As one of the world’s top game development studios, we have shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to critical acclaim and commercial success. Our teams are independent and entrepreneurial. Our studios in Agoura Hills, Novato, Orange County, Budapest, Shanghai, and Seoul are committed to artistry and technical innovation, offering top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
What We Need:
Our Foothill Ranch studio is looking for an experienced Sr. Engine Programmer to contribute to the next iteration of the award-winning NBA 2K franchise. In this role, you will be responsible for owning major runtime systems, including designing and implementing performant and maintainable multiplatform solutions.
What You Will Do:
Write clean, maintainable, and performant code
Work with content and engineering partners to identify problems and validate solutions
Factor development efforts into prioritized tasks
Map the limitations of existing solutions and identify new solutions where required
Profile, optimize, configure, and tune for multiple platforms
Help triage build and productivity blockers
Model best practices and supervise junior programmers, as required
Who We Think Will Be a Great Fit:
5+ years of programming experience on commercial software projects, ideally in the video game industry or related fields
Experience shipping AAA game titles
Fluency in C/C++, multithreading, 3D math, and memory systems
Ability to debug and optimize complex systems
Ability to work independently and efficiently
Functional knowledge of PS4, Xbox One, and Switch development tools
Nice to Have:
Experience with production graphics pipelines
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