Graphics Programmer

Free Radical Design logo
Posted 01 September 2022
Salary Negotiable
LocationNottingham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProgramming
Reference17898
Contact NameShani Owen

Job description

Aardvark Swift are looking for a Graphics Programmer to join the team at Free Radical Design to work on an exciting and cutting-edge project.

Free Radical Design have a reputation for technological innovation and bring an extremely high standard of professionalism to game development in a fun and inclusive environment. The studio’s origins can be traced back to the late 90's when, several developers at Rare left to form their own studio: Free Radical Design.

Building upon their experience of creating GoldenEye 007 for the Nintendo 64, Free Radical Design's debut title was the much-loved TimeSplitters for the PlayStation 2. TimeSplitters 2 followed and as the studio's success grew - as did its size, with multiple teams working on Second Sight, TimeSplitters: Future Perfect and the PlayStation 3 exclusive, Haze.

You will be able to bring most of the following to this role…

  • A degree or solid record in Computer Science, Maths or Physics
  • Specialisation in graphics coding
  • Industry experience is not essential, but passion and enthusiasm are!
  • Advanced understanding of C++ and object-oriented programming
  • Well organized, and capable of code design
  • Experience of DirectX Graphics, console toolchains, GUI APIs, LUA scripts, or ASM
  • Familiarity with console development is a plus
  • Effective communication skills

In return the studio offers an excellent salary, work environment and a range of perks and benefits.