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, Austin, San Jose, Vancouver 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:
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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