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 Budapest studio is seeking a Senior Software Engineer focused on graphics and rendering development. If you are an experienced graphics software engineer that is smart and passionate; can design, develop, and maintain C / C++ code and HLSL shaders; has a strong math background; and are driven by the pursuit of excellence, we would like to hear from you.

NBA2K is an exciting and challenging game with a diverse set of features and requirements. You will grow and develop in many different areas, learning from a highly skilled team while working on cutting-edge technology. We are open to candidates who consider themselves client-side developers, backend developers, or full-stack developers. A list of qualifications is provided below, but please do not hesitate to apply if you don’t meet 100% of the qualifications.


What You Will Do:

  • Research and implement new rendering technologies
  • Optimize and maintain existing rendering technologies
  • Work in collaboration with art and design to define and enhance the NBA 2K series of games
  • Drive visual improvements to VFX, lighting, and post-processing graphics features
  • Participate in system-wide upgrade initiatives to keep our rendering tech current


Who Will Be a Great Fit:

  • Above all else: thoughtful and passionate
  • Proficient in C/C++
  • Highly proficient in HLSL or other shading language
  • Strong 3D math skills
  • Solid understanding of optimization trade-offs
  • Demonstrate ability to write efficient, portable, reliable, and readable code
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Math related field
  • 3+ years experience as a Software Engineer, at least 1 year as a graphics engineer, designing and writing real-time graphics code
  • Fluent in English, both orally and in writing



  • Shipped a AAA game
  • Have deep domain knowledge in physically-based rendering, real-time global illumination, post-effects, or modelling natural phenomena
  • Have published or presented work in peer-reviewed journals or conferences

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