Wargaming Saint Petersburg (Lesta Studio) is looking for Graphics Programmer for development of World of Warships Legends Project (console development)

At the moment, the headliner of development in St. Petersburg is a MMO project World of Warships, which became an acclaimed Wargaming bestseller along with the legendary game World of Tanks, which is listed in the Guinness World Records for the most players online simultaneously and has more than 80 million registered users worldwide. We are also developing mobile games and starting the development of a new project for PS4 and Xbox One.

We are looking for topnotch professionals with console game development experience, wishing to further develop professionally in a creative team and participate in creating world-class games to strengthen the team.

Reports To

Graphics programming Lead

What will you do?

  • Develop new and enhance existing graphics technologies (rendering, lighting, shadows, shaders, culling, scene management and others) to help achieve state-of-the-art visuals.

  • Work closely with the rest of the programming team to assist in integrating graphics technologies, investigate possible improvements and implement them.


What are we looking for?

  • Excellent C/C++ programming skills.

  • Knowledge of at least one of the modern shader languages: HLSL, GLSL or platform analogues.

  • Experience and understanding of modern graphics APIs (DirectX11, 12, OpenGL, Vulkan).

  • Ability to work with artists, designers and other content creators to make sure they can get the most out of the technology.

  • Experience in identifying bottlenecks and optimizing existing / future rendering code.

  • Clear understanding on how modern GPUs work, strong knowledge of the graphics pipeline.

  • Experience with working on console platforms (XBox, PS4) will be a plus.

  • Knowledgeable in variety of special FX techniques.

  • Experience with multithreaded programming.

  • Ability to debug engine level code.

  • Experience optimizing both performance factors and memory footprints using hardware and software profilers (PIX, Render Doc, NVidia NSight, Vtune, etc.).

  • Ability to research existing approaches and adapt those to new or modified uses.



About Wargaming

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Delivering legendary games since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!


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