Tools Programmer - Rockstar North

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Job Title Tools Programmer - Rockstar North
Job Category Tools
Job Description We currently have multiple openings within our Tools department and are interested in developers with experience in either UI/C#, working on pipeline tools or just general DCC tools.

This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with our game development teams across all development disciplines and within the Rockstar Games Worldwide Tools department, helping drive our tools technology forward to support the creation of all of Rockstar Games projects.

The Tools Programmer role will involve developing and maintaining all aspects of the asset pipeline and tools technology across multiple projects and platforms from content creation through to the game engine.

If you're looking to delve into the export process, asset pipeline and workflow tools where we translate and optimise source art and other data into optimised well-structure game data, we'd like to hear from you!

Responsibilities
  • Work within the Tools team on a wide range of areas in an established codebase, including our asset pipeline and standalone user-interfaces.
  • Implement tasks to specification defined by the Lead Tools programmers.

Qualifications
  • A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent.

Skills
  • Familiarity with at least one asset pipeline.
  • Familiarity with at least one digital content creation package.
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (e.g. Ruby, Python).
  • Strong math skills.
  • Strong team communication skills.
  • Ability to work within a team.
  • Ability to work within a schedule and deliver effectively to deadlines.

Desired
  • Games industry experience working on AAA titles.
  • Experience with the 3dsmax SDK and MaxScript.

To find out more about the team, studio and opportunity, send us your CV and we will be in touch to discuss further.
Salary Competitive, Depending on Experience
Location Edinburgh, Scotland, UK & Europe
Job Category Programming
Date posted 04/09/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Rockstar North using their internal reference .
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