Lead Render Tech Programmer (UK Remote)

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Posted 08 December 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NamePaul Walker

Job description

We’re working with TT Games in their search for a Lead Render Tech Programmer lead a team of rendering specialists.

Your team will be responsible for delivering rendering technology and support for multiple titles across a wide range of consoles and desktop devices. You will have a passion for real-time rendering technology and applying this to deliver top-class environments, characters and effects in games.

Additionally, you will develop your team through mentoring, encouraging learning and skill development and recruiting new members.

Your responsibilities…

  • Work closely with Art teams to determine project rendering requirements and develop efficient content, workflows, and overall visual style of the game
  • Convert requirements into actionable tasks and manage team to deliver them
  • Keep up to date with latest developments in real-time and game rendering
  • Maintain quality of codebase through the establishment of good software engineering practices
  • Develop the team through recruitment and mentoring
  • Liaise with external partners including other tech leads from other studios within the organisation
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Strong C++ and software engineering skills and the ability to instil those in others
  • In depth understanding of 3d rendering APIs such as DX12, Vulkan, and console APIs, and experience of using them
  • Strong understanding of GPU architecture and function and how to optimise and debug them
  • Knowledge of how to optimise content, code and algorithms to maximise performance and minimise memory usage
  • Comprehensive understanding of modern, high-level real-time rendering techniques and how to implement them
  • Experience writing shaders in HLSL, GLSL, CG, or similar
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills with a positive approach to problem solving
  • Passion for real-time computer graphics and desire to continually learn
  • Applicants with relevant skills from outside the games industry considered
  • Experience of Unreal Engine development would be a bonus
  • Industry experience of team management is a plus
Perks and benefits include…
  • Flexitime
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Health and wellbeing activities  
  • Free online training courses
  • Social Events
Responsible for the best-selling and BAFTA-winning LEGO videogame series, TT Games is in the business of delighting children and grown-ups alike. With more than 30 years of success behind their studio, and as a valued part of Warner Bros since 2007, they have incredibly exciting plans for future titles based on the world's biggest entertainment properties.

TT Games also consider passionate render specialists who wish to step up to a lead role and provide appropriate training and support.