Technical Director/Lead Rendering Engineer (Remote)

Unbroken Studios logo
Posted 06 March 2023
Salary $130000 - $175000 Per Year
LocationLos Angeles
Job type Permanent
Contact NamePaul Walker

Job description

We’re searching for a Technical Director/Lead Rendering Engineer on behalf of Unbroken Studios! 
In this role, you will work alongside 20 engineers with experience working on some of the largest AAA titles such as Battlefield, Call of Duty, God of War and the Arkham Series.

As a Technical Director/Lead Rendering Engineer, you will create engineering solutions for visual performance problems in Unreal Engine, whilst maintaining rendering speeds of the game across multiple platforms, supporting best graphics practices, and sharing knowledge within the studio.

Utilizing their “unbroken” passion for game development, the team at Unbroken has endured the highs and lows of the games industry and they love what they do.

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • 5+ years experience, ideally within a graphics/rendering games capacity
  • Experience in optimization, systems architecture, profiling, tooling, and reporting
  • Expert knowledge of real time rendering
  • Strong C++ knowledge and multi-threaded programming techniques, with the ability to code and architect various core engine systems
  • Thorough knowledge and proficient application of 3D math, rendering algorithms, and data structures
  • Demonstrated performance and memory optimization skills
  • Strong communication and proficiency in working with technical artists to develop and iterate on features and tools
  • Excellent knowledge of a broad range of graphics APIs and shader languages including DirectX and OpenGL/GLSL
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience with current console game rendering
  • Exposure to third-party tools like Houdini, Substance Painter, and Z-Brush in terms of how they can function in a graphics pipeline
It's a bonus if you have…
  • Experience with implementing rendering solutions on mobile devices and Switch
  • Previous experience with Unreal Engine
  • Prior experience with Next Gen console game rendering
Perks and benefits include…
  • Dental and vision plans
  • Comprehensive medical and life insurance
  • Free bike rentals
  • Training and development opportunities
The studio has a super close-knit team, so being social is embedded into their identity as a studio! They have monthly family BBQs, weekly film nights, and annual studio parties, and with the nearby bars & restaurants, they make sure there are plenty of opportunities to hang out as a team!