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Engine Programmer - PC Console - Sweden

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Employer OPM Response
Category Programmers
Salary DOE
Location Sweden

As an Engine Programmer you will work in a collaborative and creative work environment and look to push the boundaries of cutting edge hardware. Research, develop, implement, and debug high-end techniques applicable to large-scale environments will be part of your daily work.

Job Responsibilities Include:

Write code that fulfills the functional and technical requirements of the project
Design and implement engine subsystems and features based on game and technical requirements
Optimize engine subsystems by taking full advantage of target hardware and architecture
Work with proprietary existing software technology and build new technology in order to fulfill the project’s technical requirements
Research coding techniques and algorithms in order to keep current on technological developments and advancements in the game industry
Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks
Participate on development of low level systems like streaming, generic serialization, entity system and more
Act as the go between for both the Engine and Gameplay teams

You have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related discipline, or relevant work experience. Preferably you have prior experience working as a game engine programmer on at least one production game engine. You have experience with the C/C++ programming language along with a strong familiarity with OO design principles. You must be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing.

To be successful in this position you have:

Experience with multithreaded and multiprocessor programming
Experience translating gameplay requirements, either as somebody with a background in Gameplay Programming or working closely with Gameplay teams
Experience working on multi-platform software projects
Experience developing for game consoles (PS4, XBOX One)
Expert knowledge of C++ especially C++11 language features
Experience with scripting languages, such as LUA, JavaScript, Python
Commitment to code quality, documentation and sound testing procedures
Ability to research, analyze and optimize code to meet performance requirements
Ability to learn and master new technologies and code
Ability to work independently and efficiently under deadlines
Comfortable with git, and familiar with other version control systems