Software Engineers at all levels – Graphics Middleware - Ireland

Games Jobs - Programming - Ireland

Job Title Software Engineers at all levels – Graphics Middleware - Ireland
Job Category Programming
Job Description _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Job Title – Software Engineers at all levels – Graphics Middleware - Ireland

Job Location – Ireland

Job Type – Permanent

Job Salary – Competitive

Job ID - 1851


OPM are working with the premier provider of interactive software and services for digital media creators in the games and movie industries. They pride themselves on delivering the most highly regarded middleware software solutions to the best known companies in gaming and special effects.

They are looking for highly motivated, independent, engineers with a passion for gaming tools and technology.

This is a unique opportunity to work with the very best within the video game industry helping to shape the development of the next generation of games.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing optimized code in C/C++ for the very latest hardware platforms e.g. (PS4, PS3, PS Vita, Wii U, Wii, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Android, iOS, Windows)

  • Writing cross-platform, multithreaded engine code

  • Leading and participating in code reviews with other members of the engineering team on a regular basis

  • Working on all aspects of Software Development including implementation, testing, documentation and delivery

  • Working directly with product management and customers to understand their requirements and implement software solutions

  • Developing and maintaining one of the most respected codebases in the games industry

  • Drafting tutorials, white papers and speaking at technical meetings / conferences

  • Taking ownership of more general projects/responsibilities within the development team such as recruitment initiatives, presentations and technical relationships with partner companies

  • Working directly with customers, often on-site, to ensure they are getting the most from Havok products


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Exceptional C++ skills and experience with Object Oriented Programming technique

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment

  • Proven ability to work in a team environment on a shared code base

Desirable skills:

  • Background in game development

  • Experience developing 3D graphics applications and tools

  • Low level optimisation skills

  • Experience working with established, large-scale software architectures

  • Experience working within and extending one or more scripting languages (e.g. Python, Perl and/or LUA)


To apply or for further information about the role please contact Daniel on +44 (0) 1206214418 or mail a copy of your CV to


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Daniel Fox

|Senior Technical Consultant
Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214418





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Salary DOE
Location Ireland
Job Category Programming
Date posted 18/08/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 3531.
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