Technology Programmer(all levels) – Multi-Platform Porting Projects – Birmingham or North East UK

Location: Birmingham, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #39415 Posted: 2 months ago

Double Eleven

Technology Programmer – All Levels

Our client is fundamentally different in the way they work and what you may be used to, they were created on the premise that people could have normal lives and do what they love doing.

They are looking for a talented and experienced Senior Technology Programmer to join their new studio in central Birmingham, or possibly their HQ in Middlesbrough if you would prefer this location. The ideal candidate will be fluent in C++, have exceptional maths skills and be well versed in low level libraries on PlayStation and/or Xbox platforms. You’ll be working in a wide variety of engine related areas, including abstracting low-level APIs, improving and refining all areas of core tech, and developing completely new state of the art systems from scratch. You’ll also be developing tools and working with other members of the team, and you will possess a natural desire to ensure we remain at the cutting edge with regards to our engine technology. You’ll possess excellent communication skills and ideally be open to mentoring other members of the team.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Designing, developing and enhancing various components of our proprietary engine and associated tools.
  • Writing and optimising low level engine code on multiple platforms.
  • Assisting with performance tuning and ensuring we remain within target frame time and memory budgets on all platforms.
  • Helping to maintain a robust and cohesive engine API and tool chain, ensuring the game programmers, designers and artists have the tools they need to continue to make amazing games.
  • Working with, supporting and mentoring a small team of programmers.
  • Collaborating effectively with all areas of the business.
KEY SKILLS
  • A solid grasp of at least one low level graphics API.
  • You should possess expert knowledge in at least one of the following areas: Networking & Server Infrastructure, Audio, Graphics, Console System APIs.
  • Exceptional maths skills are essential.
  • Excellent communication skills and proven ability to work within a team.
  • Must have experience writing low level engine code on at least one current/next gen console.
  • Very logical thinker.
  • You’ll have at least two published console titles, and will have taken a senior role in the development of proprietary engine code.

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