Tools Programmer

Games Jobs - Programming - North East

Job Title Tools Programmer
Job Category Programming
Job Description For over 20 years, our client has produced some of the best, most innovative games in the world. They are currently developing for home console and PC. As an “Investor in People” and multiple HR award winner, they strongly believe that their people are their most valuable assets.

They are now looking for a Tools Programmer to join their team.

Job Overview

This is an exciting opportunity to become an integral part of an award-winning team, working at the forefront of 3D technology and partnering with some of the biggest brands in the business world. My client is looking for dynamic individuals seeking to push tech boundaries in this forward thinking studio.

Responsibilities:

• To develop new features and enhance our cutting edge real-time Virtual Environment rendering engine
• Research methods to optimise and improve the quality and useability of current and future technology
• Design and implement software that will bring the virtual and real world together
• Develop technology on a range of hardware from mobile to state of the art high specification PC hardware
• Work with the latest hardware including top end graphics cards, UHD displays and VR headsets such as the Oculus Rift

Key Skills:

• Must have strong software engineering and debugging skills
• Knowledge and experience with the Unity game and rendering engine
• Algorithm, code optimisation, and 3D principles experience
• Extensive knowledge and up to date experience with modern hardware including an understanding of how it works
• Strong mathematics, C++ and C# knowledge is essential
• Ability to designing complex reusable systems
• Ability to debug both high and low level problems
• Experience with high-end PC development
• Ability to understand and optimise previously developed code
• Multiprocessor and/or multithreaded programming experience would be beneficial

More details are available by contacting Ben Shatford at Aardvark Swift via email: ben@aswift.com
Salary £Negotiable DOE
Location North East, UK, North East
Job Category Programming
Date posted 03/04/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Aardvark Swift using their internal reference 8758_BS422RDTP.
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