Senior Rendering Programmer (UK Remote)

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Posted 01 September 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameChristopher Redgrave

Job description

World renowned studio Rocksteady are looking for a Senior Rendering Programmer as they enter the latter stages of their new release Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League.

As a Senior Rendering Programmer, you will create, expand, and enhance advanced graphics technologies that drive the game's performance. Your responsibilities will encompass enhancing established methods, and crafting utilities to streamline content development.

Collaboration with artists and technical artists will be a significant aspect of your role and assisting them in realizing the Art Director's artistic vision will be a core focus. Together, innovative strategies will be devised to ensure the utmost calibre of the gaming experience on top-tier PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S.

Your responsibilities…
  • Developing rendering features and systems
  • Profiling and optimising on CPU & GPU
  • Guiding artists in content creation and optimisation
  • Improving debug tools and development workflows
  • Researching, prototyping, and implementing new rendering techniques
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • High level of C++ coding and general technical ability
  • Strong graphics background with knowledge of cutting-edge rendering techniques and 3D maths
  • Solid understanding of current graphics hardware, APIs, and shader programming languages
  • Knowledge of a variety of CPU, GPU, and asset optimisation approaches
  • Professional game development experience on AAA projects
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4/5 preferred
  • Familiarity with the latest generation of consoles would be preferable
Perks and benefits…
  • Relocation support and assistance, support for your relocation and visa application costs
  • Private medical and dental cover for you and your family
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Family support policies including enhanced parental leave and access to emergency childcare
  • Flexitime policies so you can work at the times that make sense for you
  • 25 days annual leave plus UK public holiday, and 2 optional and additional days for volunteering
  • Exercise subsidy for gym membership and exercise programmes, choose what works for you
  • Subsidised train travel and a cycle to work scheme
  • Regular wellbeing events and a subscription to the mindfulness app Headspace
  • Access to learning courses and resources to upskill yourself
  • Social events throughout the year, and regular lunches with your team in studio or delivered if you're working remotely
  • In-house game and book library, access to all DC Comics on Comixology, access to the Warner Media Screeners app that’s over 18k films and 25k episodes of TV!
  • Parties, guest speakers, activity groups, games competition, private screenings of Warner movies