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Engine Programmer – PC Console – Sweden

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 years ago


As an Engine Programmer you will work in a collaborative and creative work environment and look to push the boundaries of cutting edge hardware. Research, develop, implement, and debug high-end techniques applicable to large-scale environments will be part of your daily work.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Write code that fulfills the functional and technical requirements of the project
  • Design and implement engine subsystems and features based on game and technical requirements
  • Optimize engine subsystems by taking full advantage of target hardware and architecture
  • Work with proprietary existing software technology and build new technology in order to fulfill the project’s technical requirements
  • Research coding techniques and algorithms in order to keep current on technological developments and advancements in the game industry
  • Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks
  • Participate on development of low level systems like streaming, generic serialization, entity system and more
  • Act as the go between for both the Engine and Gameplay teams

You have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related discipline, or relevant work experience. Preferably you have prior experience working as a game engine programmer on at least one production game engine. You have experience with the C/C++ programming language along with a strong familiarity with OO design principles. You must be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing.

To be successful in this position you have:

  • Experience with multithreaded and multiprocessor programming
  • Experience translating gameplay requirements, either as somebody with a background in Gameplay Programming or working closely with Gameplay teams
  • Experience working on multi-platform software projects
  • Experience developing for game consoles (PS4, XBOX One)
  • Expert knowledge of C++ especially C++11 language features
  • Experience with scripting languages, such as LUA, JavaScript, Python
  • Commitment to code quality, documentation and sound testing procedures
  • Ability to research, analyze and optimize code to meet performance requirements
  • Ability to learn and master new technologies and code
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently under deadlines
  • Comfortable with git, and familiar with other version control systems

Tagged as: Engine Programming

Tags: Engine Programming Categories: Programming , Technical


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