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Principal Graphics Programmer

  • Location: Midlands
  • Salary/rate: £48,000 - £60,000
  • Date posted: 20/09/17
  • Job reference: 6054
  • Permanent

A Midlands based AAA Games studio are currently undergoing an expansion due to the success of their past AAA titles and require a Principal Graphics Programmer to help develop cutting edge graphics for a new AAA console title.

As the Graphics Engineer in this team, you will hit the ground running and be able to implement visually stunning features for this new title, which they anticipate will achieve a high Metacritic score. 

The studio have a long standing history in creating some of the best games on the market on console platforms. You will lead by example and work with a small development team, occasionally assisting with the mentoring and management with the Technical Director. They are looking for this person to completely own the Graphics side to the development life cycle and help implement new graphics techniques, so their games continue to look amazing. You’ll also help with creating shaders, assist with optimisation and work with the current team to add new rendering features on console platforms.  

You will be coming into the studio at a great time as development has just begun, giving you opportunity to implement graphics systems and leave your own signature on the title from the beginning. 

Requirements 

  • Strong experience with C++
  • 5 years’ experience in the games industry
  • Worked on at least 2 titles on Console/PC platforms as a Graphics Programmer
  • Past mentoring or Lead experience
  • A bonus to your application if you have vast experience of Shaders, Optimisation and general Low-Level programming  
If you are interested in this position and would like to hear more, please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com 
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