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Senior Engine Programmer

  • Location: Reykjavík, Iceland
  • Salary/rate: Excellent salary and benefits DoE
  • Date posted: 14/06/19
  • Job reference: 7216
  • Permanent
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Senior Engine Programmer

We are looking for a smart and inspired Engine Programmer to work on the Platform & Engine team of the trailblazing MMO EVE Online. The position is a full-time job based at the CCP headquarters in beautiful Reykjavik, Iceland. The perfect candidate has a solid experience in game engine development, thrives in a challenging environment where they are a part of the planning process and is comfortable championing innovation and change.

Your tasks
• Investigating, Planning and implementing projects and tasks related to the health and capabilities of the game engine.
• Championing modern rendering techniques and capabilities.
• Actively participating in all aspects of release and sprint planning, building a backlog of work in collaboration with the Development Manager and Engineering Lead.
• Collaborating closely with the graphics team to help develop the visual direction and capabilities of the engine.
• Identifying client performance issues, researching and implementing solutions to resolve those bottlenecks.

Your profile
• Knowledge of C/C++
• Knowledge of DirectX or OpenGL
• Familiarity with modern APIs such as DirectX12 or Vulkan
• Familiarity with CPU and GPU benchmarking tools with experience in multi-threaded design
• Understanding of real-time graphics shader programming
• Scripting experience with Python

What we can offer you
• The inspiring challenge of working on pioneering ambitious project with great coworkers
• An opportunity to learn and grow within an international company
• A multicultural work environment that encourages growth, creativity and innovation
• An active fun division that hosts regular events
• An excellent canteen that offers a weekly breakfast and lunch menu as well as drinks and snacks
• On-site fitness facility and showers
• Annual sports grant
• A family friendly work environment with flexible work hours
• On-site doctor, free of charge as well as other on-site services at a discounted price such as hairdresser, massage therapist and beauty technician
• Relocation package


If the above sounds like it could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for then get in touch. For a casual chat about the role in more detail call me on 01925 839 722 or drop me an email on I look forwards to hearing from you.

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