Graphics/Rendering Programmer

Games Jobs - Programming - North East

Job Title Graphics/Rendering Programmer
Skills Required Programming
Job Description Rendering / Graphics Programmer

The Role

The Rendering / Graphics Programmer primary responsibility is to design and implement complex engine components. Must also exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills, a high level of understanding towards game technology production and an adaptability to meet the needs of multiple projects utilizing common technology.

Essential Job Functions for Rendering / Graphics Programmer:

Development of technical design specification, implementation and test plans
Testing, debugging and revision of new or legacy engine systems
Profiling, performance-analysis, performance tuning
Researching state of the art techniques and contributing innovative and original ideas
towards all aspects of game production and development
Working with Technology Programmers, Development Directors, QA Testers and game
project production staff
Support other programmers on team
Providing mentorship to Technology Programmers
Meet production schedules and deadlines

Knowledge Requirements:

Proficiency in C/C++, minimum of 3 years of experience
4 years experience working in the game industry required
3+ years experience in console programming

Excellent debugging and communication skills
Practical experience with 3D math
Worked on at least 2 shipped games
Hands-on experience implementing graphics algorithms relating to scene management,
shading and visual FX
Hands-on experience with shader programming in HLSL, GLSL or Cg
Experience in rendering-related optimization strategies
Experience with high-end light transport techniques
Knowledge of GPU architectures

In return the company offer an excellent Salary and Benefits.

If you are interesting in applying for this role please contact Ben Shatford: or 01709 834 777
Salary £Excellent+ benefits
Location North East, North East
Job Category Programming
Date posted 16/05/2013
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Aardvark Swift using their internal reference 5178_BS422GR.
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