Technical Director – Unreal Engine – Console & PC Games – Germany

Location: Offenburg, Germany Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25910 Posted: 1 month ago

Project: Console & PC Games


OPMs client is part of one of the fastest growing publishers in Europe, with a unique blend of creative freedom and culture found at an independent studio with the financial security of a big publisher.

The successful candidate be overseeing their team of currently 15 talented programmers (growing) in for their current and future projects, with the ability to shape a technical vision and work with the programmers to turn it into reality.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exceptional C++ programming skills and experience with multi-threaded programming techniques
  • Two modern console games shipped, at least one while being involved during the entire development cycle
  • Experience with Unreal Engine
  • Passion for mathematics and complex algorithms
  • Strong understanding and practical experience of optimization
  • Experience managing and leading a team of programmers with various experience levels
  • Fluent English language skills

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Guiding and overseeing the programmers as well as mentoring them
  • Coordinating tasks and creating guidelines, including expansive documentation
  • Establishing quality benchmarks and demonstrating knowledge
  • Remain hands-on with the code
  • Playing an active part in the recruitment of new candidates
  • Responsible for tools that go along with features; ensure they are useable and appropriate for artists, games, and the engine
  • Able to keep up-to-date on current techniques, research, graphics data, hardware, etc. and integrate them into development

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • Additional management qualifications
  • Experience with SPU and threading
  • Experience with substantial DX11, DX12, GNM or Vulkan
  • Familiarity with a wide range of graphical rendering techniques
  • Experience working on all aspects for gameplay programming
  • Experience with optimization using Razor, GPAD, PIX and Spark

BENEFITS:

  • Flexible working hours
  • 28 days of holiday
  • Competitive salary
  • Green office, fresh fruits, coffee and drinks
  • Fitness area in the studio
  • Free German language classes

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 426!

Tagged as: C, Engine Programming, Unreal Engine

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Tags: C , Engine Programming , Unreal Engine Categories: Programming , Technical

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