SENIOR ENGINE PROGRAMMER in El Segundo, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    9/21/2019
  • Job ID:
    193175
  • Pay Rate
    $100000.0 - $150000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    714-921-7548

Job Description

Our client, based in El Segundo, is seeking a Senior Game Engine Programmer for an immediate opportunity!

The main role will be the development and production of a AAA title.  This includes development for all console platforms, optimizing code as well as memory usage while streaming. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Technical Director and Lead Core Engine Programmer to identify and implement optimizations.  
  • Implement optimization changes to a high quality.
  • Develop console games utilizing Unreal Engine (versions 3 or 4) a big plus.

Technical Requirements:

  • Advanced understanding in C/C++.  
  • Advanced understanding of game technology principles. 
  • An advanced understanding of the main gaming platforms and the requirements needed to develop software on them. 
  • Experience using profiling tools to identify CPU performance issues. Experience working across disciplines to implement optimizations to achieve performance goals.
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage. 
  • Experience working with games consoles (XB1/PS4).  
  • Worked on at least 1 published AAA title.    

Skill Requirements:

  • A passion for playing and developing exceptional games.  
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member.  
  • To be proactive and helpful with ad-hoc problem solving.  Must be a team player and know the importance of listening to others. 
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure.  Must have excellent time management skills to perform in a fast paced, high volume, high-pressure environment.  

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer