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Senior Engine Programmer (optimisation)

  • Location: London
  • Salary/rate: Dependent on experience
  • Date posted: 03/02/20
  • Job reference: 7676
  • Permanent

We are working with an award-winning AAA London Game Studio for a talented Senior Programmer (Optimisation) to join their family!

This role will suit someone who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. This role will involve working with our core engine team to support our tools, engine features and low-level systems. As a Senior Engine Programmer, you will be working closely with the Lead Engine Programmer to identify and build new profiling tools. You will also work with Gameplay Programmers to help them profile their code and identify optimisations and implement optimisation changes to a high quality.

Your Skills:

  • Advanced understanding in C/C++
  • Advanced understanding of computer graphics and game technology principles
  • An advanced understanding of the main gaming platforms and the requirements needed to develop software on them
  • Experience using profiling tools to identify CPU & GPU performance issues
  • Experience working across disciplines to implement optimisations to achieve performance goals
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage
  • Experience working with games consoles (Xbox360/PS3/PS4)
  • Worked on at least 1 published title

About You

  • A passion for playing and developing exceptional games
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member
  • To be proactive and helpful with ad-hoc problem solving
  • Must be a team player and know the importance of listening to others
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure
  • Must have excellent time management skills to perform in a fast paced, high volume, high-pressure environment
  • Good verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills

 Not only would you be joining exceptionally able, supportive and passionate people, the work environment is heavily people centric and this studio truly understands that it’s just as important to look after your team as well as producing outstanding games. Their benefits package is extensive and covers everything from the practical (family healthcare, dental, bonus) to the fun (daily yoga, film premiers, game nights) plus much more. They also understand that if you need to relocate this can be a stressful time and they have a dedicated team who take care of EVERYTHING from start to finish, no matter where you are in the world!

To learn more about this role and apply, please email your CV to Louise Wardale:
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