SENIOR ENGINE CODER
(OPTIMISATION)

Rocksteady Studios is looking to add to its family of permanent staff. We are looking for an exceptionally talented senior programmer who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. This role will involve profiling and optimising low-level engine code as well as developing tools to help our art and code teams effectively profile their work.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Lead Engine Programmer to identify and build new profiling tools.
  • Work with Gameplay Programmers to help them profile their code and identify optimisations.
  • Implement optimisation changes to a high quality.

Technical Requirements

  • Advanced understanding in C/C++.
  • Advanced understanding of computer graphics and 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 & GPU performance issues.
  • Experience working across disciplines to implement optimisations to achieve performance goals.
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage.
  • Experience working with games consoles (Xbox360/PS3/XBone/PS4).
  • Worked on at least 1 published 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.
  • Good verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills.

Benefits

  • Private medical & dental care.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Annual performance bonus scheme.
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site.
  • Access to multiple online training websites.
  • Long-service holiday reward.
  • eLibrary of internally recorded training.
  • Monthly team meals/outings.
  • On-site Masseuse, Yoga, Life Drawing, Parking & Haircuts.
  • Film nights in our Mocap theatre.
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex.
  • Discounts to WB goodies i.e. HBO, films, TV.
  • Staff only merchandise store.
  • State of the art office with the entire 150+ team in 1 open-plan room.