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:

Our Foothill Ranch studio in California is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our development efforts on an exciting new game using the Unreal Engine! This game brings a new direction for Visual Concepts, involves driving in an open world, and will be fun for all ages.

 

What You Will Do:

  • Tailor our use of Unreal Engine to the unique physics and geometry processing of this fun, new AAA game
  • Optimization of memory, CPU, and other low-level systems on multiple console platforms
  • Contribute architectural insight across the entire game
  • Assist other engineers in devising clean and efficient solutions to technical challenges
  • Know the latest techniques and technologies
  • Contribute to ongoing technical strategy

 

Who Will Be a Great Fit:

  • 5+ years of programming experience using a large game engine
  • Experience releasing games on consoles (PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo)
  • Passion for real time software performance
  • Extensive experience working on games at or near the engine level
  • Superb understanding of modern C++ fundamentals
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently under reasonable deadlines
  • Ability to write clean, bug-free, well-documented, and efficient code
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • A love for games (not just ours!)
The pay range for this position in California at the start of employment is expected to be between $120,000 and $180,000 per year. However, base pay offered is based on market location, and may vary further depending on individualized factors for job candidates, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. Subject to those same considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a bonus and/or equity awards, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment. If hired, employee will be in an 'at-will position' and the company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation or benefit program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

To learn more about Visual Concepts and our studio locations, check out our website at www.vcentertainment.com

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