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Current Programming Vacancies

Associate Lead Developer Wanted AAA NW England Ref 907


Top class studio in North UK require a Senior/Lead Tools Developer to develop technology at the core of its AAA games and play a significant role in shaping art, animation and designs across new projects.

Who you are

  • Degree in CS, similar or equivalent in work experience

  • Expert C++ skills and OO programming

  • Strong 3D Maths

  • C#/WPF

  • Direct X, OpenGL or similar graphics APIs experience

  • UI using one or more common UI libraries (Win32 GDI/wxWindows/Qt/ etc)

  • Able to liaise well with artists, designers and other non-tech disciplines

    • Writing plugins for common 3D and 2D packages ideally Autodesk Maya and Adobe Photoshop

    • Understanding of the mathematics used in CG rendering and animation

    • The ability to analyse/optimise algorithms for efficiency

    • Cross platform-programming experience other than PC

    •  We offer:

      • To work for one of the “World’s Most Successful Games Studios” based in a highly desirable area of Manchester

      • Competitive salary

      • Excellent bonus scheme

      • To apply send your CV to quoting reference 907. We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency, value diversity and don't discriminate.

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