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Senior C++ Engineer

  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary/rate: Up to £60,000
  • Date posted: 12/11/18
  • Job reference: 6766
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Are you an experienced C++ Software Engineer with a real passion for simulations and cutting edge technology? Are you motivated by problem solving? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with the latest in animation/games technology?

Amiqus have partnered with one of the most significant developers of animation technology in their search for a Senior C++ Programmer to join their team. They’re made up of some of the brightest minds in their field you could join this team as they build tools and software for very high profile AAA studios. 

This studio are an award-winning start up providing pioneering facial animation technology for the games industry and beyond. They’re building on over 20 years of R&D in speech technology, machine learning and procedural animation and the software they have built produces high-quality facial animation used in some the biggest AAA titles of the year. 

They’re looking for a C++ expert with a superb understanding of real-time game engines to help lead their highly talented programming team. They are a small team so the role is hands on but you’ll need to be highly motivated with excellent leadership skills.

A degree in Computer Science, electrical engineering or related field
High degree of proficiency in C++
Strong Object-Oriented Programming background
Experience with version control systems (any of Git, Hg, P4)
Experience working in real-time engines like Unreal or Unity
Strong group-based problem solving skills and spirit of teamwork
Ability to work within a schedule and deliver effectively to deadlines

This is an amazing opportunity to join one of the UK’s most ambitious and creative tech start-ups. You’ll have the opportunity to work with bleeding-edge technology as you build and maintain some of the most ambitious games technology available.  You’ll join a talented team made up of some the brightest minds in this field and be rewarded with a highly competitive salary and benefits that include relocation support, stock options and Friday beer nights.

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