Rendering Engineer - Contract

Engineering Leamington Spa, Warwickshire


Playground Games is looking for an experienced rendering specialist to join the Horizon team.

You will combine your detailed knowledge of rendering methods, performance considerations and memory restrictions on console platforms with first rate C++ and software architecture to develop world-leading rendering systems.

Working as part of a team of highly skilled engineers, you will be responsible for the implementation of cutting edge rendering techniques. Engineers with in-depth knowledge of consoles are ideal for this role, as you will innovate on this technology to produce visually stunning game experiences.

You’ll work closely with art teams to realise their vision, so your ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively are vital. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to push the boundaries of technology. 

Skills summary:

  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills.
  • An eye for detail.
  • Detailed knowledge of rendering techniques and performance on console.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A passion for games.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an established, highly experienced and collaborative team, within one of the world’s most exciting games studios. It provides exciting new challenges for experienced developers looking to further their career and create world class games.