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Senior Tools Programmer

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Development
Salary Negotiable
Location Other

Our client is a AAA Games development studio, responsible for producing beautiful FPS games which are internationally recognised for their quality.
They are seeking a Senior Tools programmer to join them in their central Amsterdam office.

As a tools programmer, you will help streamline the entire game creation process taking input from all disciplines. You'll work together with designers, artists and other programmers to analyse their workflow, identify areas for improvement, and implement tools and processes to increase their productivity and creative freedom. You'll be shaping the future of our client's game editor and turning complicated graphics algorithms into elegant one click solutions. You'll develop new tools and improve existing ones, keeping a strong focus on the user interface and the underlying workflow process.

Requirements:

- You're an experienced C++ or C# programmer with a keen interest in GUI development.
- You like working closely with the users of your tools, trying to figure out what it is that they really need.
- You have previous tool development experience; preferably in the games industry.
- You're comfortable working with a very large existing code-base and tool set.


Plusses:

- You possess knowledge of 3D and graphics-related algorithms.
- You have experience with Maya or other DCC tools, Python scripting or Perforce.

In return our client offers an excellent salary and numerous benefits.

More details are available for this amazing offer by contacting:
Greg Brotherton on +44(0)1709 834 777 or greg@aswift.com