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Junior Engine Programmer - HUNT

Crytek
Employer Crytek
Category Engineering
Salary
Location Germany
Reference 919

We are ooking for a passionate Junior Engine Programmer to work on our HUNT development team in our Frankfurt, Germany studio.

The ideal candidate will be a generalist programmer with a desire to work in multiple domains game technology development - working closely with the Department Leads to implement, debug, and support specific technologies for the game platform. Areas covered include but are not limited to performance monitoring and optimization, pipeline/tools/delivery sytems, hardware abstractions, core-systems maintenance etc. The position involves working within cross-disciplinary groups. As a key member of the team you’ll be involved in crafting great AAA games with a great team using state-of-the-art technology.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, improve and develop systems for our games.
  • Work closely with the CRYENGINE department to assure the portability and compatibility of the systems. 
  • Contribute to product code-base in multiple domains.
  • Optimization and debugging across multiple platforms (Console, PC...).
  • Remain focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through to completion.
  • Display good communication and writing skills and create documentation where required.
  • Develop well designed software, in cooperation with leads, within project schedule to team standards.
  • Provide input to department project status meetings.

Requirements:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
  • Good understanding of computer architecture fundamentals (memory subsystems, CPU/GPU architecture etc.).
  • Worked on university related and private game or modding projects (please provide a portfolio link).
  • Good understanding of C++ in a games development environment.
  • Good mathematical skills.
  • Show a strong passion for making the highest quality / state of the art games.
  • Experience with any game engines preferably experience with CRYENGINE.
  • Team player and self-driven.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparence.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.

Pluses:

  • Having worked with games or other real-time systems.
  • Proficiency with multi-threading and parallel algorithms.
  • Experience with game development tools and methods. 

What you can expect from us:

  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support.
  • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!

About Crytek 

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

For more information visit www.crytek.com - www.cryengine.com and www.huntshowdown.com