Senior Graphics Engineer

Engineering Austin, Texas


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.


  • 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
  • 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.