Senior Graphics Engineer

Engineering Austin, Texas


Description

Would you like to work on some of the greatest franchises in gaming history? Certain Affinity is an exclusive, independent Austin developer comprised of a tightly-knit group of experienced, no-nonsense veterans committed to solid work/life balance. We’re best known for co-developing numerous AAA FPS games, though we are also creating compelling new games of our own.

As a Senior Graphics Engineer at Certain Affinity, you will be working closely with artists to develop technology that brings their artistic vision to life in-game at blistering speeds.

Responsibilities

  • Design, research, and implement rendering techniques and feature sets
  • Improve artists’ speed and productivity through improvements to the art pipeline
  • Analyze, refactor and improve existing graphics/engine technology and tools
  • Deliver analysis and optimization solutions for performance bottlenecks
Requirements
  • 5 or more years experience developing 3D action games
  • 1 or more AAA titles shipped
  • Proficiency in C/C++
  • Strong 3D vector and matrix math skills
  • Experience with Direct3D/OpenGL
  • Experience with graphics profilers and debuggers
  • Expert knowledge of real-time rendering techniques related to lighting and visual effects
  • Creative, focused, results-oriented, self-motivated, and resourceful problem solver
  • Comfortable in a large established codebase
  • Able to complete complex tasks with minimal supervision
Extra Credit
  • Console experience
  • Development experience on XboxOne or PS4
  • Development experience in Unreal 4
  • Experience in C# and Python
  • Desire to train and mentor other programmers
  • Passion for multiplayer action game

Certain Affinity offers relocation for this position to Austin, Texas where we make it all happen.