Real-Time TD

Virtual Production London, United Kingdom


The Third Floor London is looking for a Real-Time TD for its Virtual Production department. The ideal candidate will come with extensive Unreal Engine experience. They will work with our Virtual Production, Pipeline and Art teams to support the deployment of real time engine technologies within the Film industry.

  • Develop pipeline tools for the Art and VP departments
  • Provide ongoing technical support to the Art department
  • Drive the planning and implementation of editor and tools features     
  • Create and debug shader and materials graphs throughout production 
  • Support the project teams with the technical implementation in Unreal 
  • Support performance profiling and run time efficiency efforts
Essential Skills:     
  • Inside out knowledge of Unreal        
  • Experience working with Maya or other DCC software        
  • Excellent Python skills, particularly for Maya        
  • Experience producing pipeline tools for Maya and Motion Builder
  • Experience with performance profiling in Unreal 
  • Experience creating functional levels in Unreal        
  • Excellent knowledge of Unreal Blueprint and gameplay system development
Desirable Skills:
  • Excellent C++ skills
  • Proven games industry experience, with a Technical Director credit on at least one published title

Personal attributes:

  •     Artistically as well as technically inclined
  •     Strong teamwork ethic
TTFL Perks:
  • Training & Development - We offer group training sessions for all roles and disciplines.
  • Coffee Wednesdays - Supporting independent coffee shops, every Wednesday afternoon, our studio takes a mid-week break to socialise and have that all-important screen break!
  • Monthly Superhero Nomination - Each month we ask you to nominate a member of staff as your Superhero of the Month. The team member with the most nominations is then awarded a voucher of their choice.
  • Weekly Happy Hour - At the end of each week we celebrate team birthdays. We offer a wide selection of drinks, snacks and sweets
  • Monthly Offsite Team Lunches - Once a month we like to treat our workers located at the film studios to a team lunch.
  • Work-life balance - We believe in a healthy work-life balance and encourage our staff to start and finish work on-time, we strive to avoid overtime and weekend work.
  • Social events - We understand the importance of social interaction and we hold annual summer picnics, Christmas party and a February blues party.