This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented programmer with a real passion for graphics to join our award winning Total War team.
Working with our experienced and dedicated PC graphics engine team, you will be working with cutting edge technology and drive innovation with the support of our excellent developers.
You will work with the team bringing a creative mindset to challenge the limits of graphics programming and make a real contribution to the player experience on a world-leading strategy game franchise.
Working in a varied and challenging and development environment, you will be researching and implementing new graphics related technologies. You will work on GPU/CPU optimizations and program modules of the game including design, implementation, de-bugging and documentation.
As a key member of the team, you will collaborate on the planning process. Working with the Lead Programmer and Development Manager you be helping to define realistic targets and deliverables, ensuring they are achieved. All this is done keeping to the studios high-quality programming standards and development processes. Communication is key to the success of this role and you will be expected to clearly and confidently communicate issues that may arise and offer solutions to resolve them.
Knowledge, Skill and Experience
- Fluent C++
- Experience with Visual Studio
- Experience with DX11
- Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
- A good BSc degree or equivalent experience in a relevant subject such as maths, computer science or engineering
- At least one shipped title
- Multi-threaded / multi-core development experience
- Experience with Directx12, Vulkan or other rendering APIs
- A creative approach to object-oriented programming
- RTS game enthusiast or thorough appreciation of the Total War franchise
And we are led by our passion for gameplay, which has in turn made us a leader in UK games development. Established in 1987, we have gathered our team of world-class, diverse and multi-national talent, dedicated to crafting some of the most renowned gaming experiences and giving our loyal followers worlds in which to immerse themselves.
Our focus on quality has filled our awards cabinet over the years – from BAFTAs to Ivor Novellos. We owe this to our team – creatives from a breadth of backgrounds, who unite to share their ideas and expertise, to craft the highest quality gameplay.