Senior Engine Programmer – Unreal Engine – AAA Games – Remote/Hybrid Los Angeles, California

Location: Los Angeles, United States Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25918 Posted: 2 months ago

Project: Unreal Engine – AAA Games

OPM are proud to be working with a small development studio based in Los Angeles working on some of the most well-known AAA games franchise’s known worldwide.

The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of C++ programming and Unreal Engine in AAA games.


  • Advanced knowledge in C/C++.
  • Advanced knowledge of game technology principles.
  • An enhanced understanding of the main gaming platforms and the requirements needed to develop software on them.
  • Experience using profiling tools to identify CPU performance issues.
  • Experience working across disciplines to implement optimizations to achieve performance goals.
  • Experience working with modern games consoles (XB1/PS4).
  • Worked on at least 1 published AAA title.


  • Create engineering solutions for visual performance problems in Unreal Engine.
  • Enhance and maintain rendering speeds of the game across multiple platforms.
  • Working closely with the art team to understand and anticipate needs for the product and developing systems and tools to support them.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and analyse rendering systems and art pipelines.
  • Support graphics best practices and share knowledge within the studio.
  • Keep up to date on current techniques, research, and best practices
  • Work closely with the Technical Director and Lead Core Engine Programmer to identify and implement optimizations.
  • Implement optimization changes to a high quality.

DESIRED SKILLS (Good to have)

  • Experience in Unreal Engine 4.


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 418!

Tagged as: C, Engine Programming, Senior/Lead Programmer

Max. file size: 10 MB.

Tags: C , Engine Programming , Senior/Lead Programmer Categories: Programming , Technical


Daniel Fox

Lead Recruitment Consultant

See Daniel's jobs

What is the Role of a Computer Games Tester?

For anyone who has passion for gaming, a role as a Computer Games Tester could be the perfect match. It’s…

Read more

Games Industry CV Template

The competition for jobs in the games industry is fierce, and you’ll need to stay ahead of the game. By…

Read more

Autism Awareness Month – Resources for the Games Industry

Autism is a highly individualistic condition, so it manifests differently in different people. Autistic people usually prefer things with structure…

Read more

Copyright © 2022 OPMjobs Ltd. 408 Wellington House, 90-92 Butt Rd, Colchester, CO3 3DA, United Kingdom