Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.
A pioneer in video games across multiple generations and the creator of some of the top-rated video game franchises including 2K Sports and the NBA 2K series, Visual Concepts is widely regarded as one of the world's top studios. A subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO), Visual Concepts continues to innovate in gameplay, creativity and technology.
Our studios in Novato, CA; Agoura Hills, CA; Foothill Ranch, CA; Budapest, Hungary; Shanghai, China; and Seoul, South Korea are committed to gaming and technical innovation and offer top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
What We Need:
We’re seeking a Tools Engineer for our Novato, CA location. You’re passionate about developing deep, high-quality interactive tools used by all disciplines of game development for the creation, visualization, integration, release and testing of game content.
The Tools Group focuses on developing and maintaining custom tools to support our art team in their development of NBA 2K’s environments, graphical user interface, animations, and characters. Most of the tools are written in C# using WPF with the NBA 2K game engine used for rendering.
Who We Think Will Be A Great Fit:
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science
At least 3 years of industry experience
Strong C++ & C# skills
Able to diagnose and solve problems quickly and independently
Able to write clean, bug free, well-documented and efficient code
Experience in art and/or artist tools development
Excellent communication skills
Experience with WPF a plus
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