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Senior Tools Developer – Netherlands – AAA Games Studio


Based in the heart of Amsterdam, this world class AAA game developer is looking for an innovative and dynamic Senior Tools Programmer to join their team of exceptional games professionals. If you want to work at the highest level of the games industry, using cutting edge technology and surrounded by smart and passionate games developers, this is the job for you. Here’s the spec…


· Taking input from all disciplines, help streamline the game creation process

· Work with other internal teams to analyse, identify and implement tools and processes to improve workflow, productivity and creativity

· Creating the future of the game engine and making one-click tools from graphic algorithms

· By focusing on UI and workflow process, develop and improve tools


· C++/C# experienced programmer with an interest in GUI development

· Enjoy engaging with users to improve tools

· Experience as a tool developer/software engineer– video games industry experience preferred

· Able to work with an extensive existing code-base and tool set

· Working in a highly dynamic environment in game development with a mind for innovation


· Knowledge of 3D and graphics-related algorithms

· Experience with Maya/other DCC tools, Python scripting/Perforce

· Client-server programming and distribution process experience

· GUI applications programming experience

· Large, scalable systems and high performance computing experience

· Previous tools programmer or similar experience

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