Join the award-winning team that created God of War
You’re into tech, really all tech, but graphics and low-level stuff are your bread and butter. Optimizations – definitely, both CPU and GPU. Graphics systems – of course: whatever the artists need to make the highest quality visuals. And part of you thinks like they do, which is great, since you will be collaborating with them often.
You’re talented and motivated, with tons of initiative. You get things done. Sound interesting? Give us a shout!
Design and implement systems and tools for engine, rendering, and technology needs (such as streaming, world editing and rendering, shaders, lighting, particles, effects, and so on)
Collaborate with designers and artists in their use of these systems and tools
Write clear, maintainable, portable, and highly functional code
Profile and optimize to remove bottlenecks
Test and document code produced
Work on runtime engine tasks in support of specific project requirements as needed
B.Sc. degree in computer science or equivalent experience
Minimum three years professional programming experience
Well versed in modern rendering techniques and engine-related issues
Expertise in C and C++
Strong programming generalist with solid code architecture skills
Proficient in linear algebra
Enthusiasm and initiative
Excellent spoken and written communication
Able and motivated to work with other team members
Commitment to code quality, documentation, and sound testing procedures
We value talent, self-motivation, and team spirit. In turn, we provide an environment with a large degree of autonomy and opportunities for growth.
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