Senior Graphics Engineer

ProgrammingRemote, Austin, Texas


Description

Would you like to work on cutting-edge technology in some of the greatest franchises in gaming history? How about more than one? Certain Affinity is an independent Austin studio composed of a tightly-knit group of experienced industry veterans committed to a solid work/life balance. We’ve co-developed multiple products for the Call of Duty and Halo franchises, and we’ve launched a few of our own games as well. 

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:

  • Analyze, refactor and improve graphics/engine technology and tools in Unreal 5
  • Improve artists’ speed and productivity through improvements to the art pipeline 
  • Empower the art team to achieve best-in-class results, while hitting performance targets
  • Deliver analysis and optimization solutions for performance bottlenecks

Requirements:

  • Proficiency in C/C++
  • Strong 3D vector and matrix math skills
  • 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
  • 5 or more years of experience developing 3D games
  • 1 or more shipped AAA titles

Extra Credit:

  • Development experience on Xbox Series X/S or PS5
  • Experience in C# and Python
  • Desire to share knowledge and expertise with other engineers
  • Passion for multiplayer FPS games

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