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CCP Games

CCP Games

Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, August 11, 2023

Senior Graphics Programmer (Characters)

Reykjavík - Full time

CCP Iceland is looking for an experienced, innovative Senior Graphics Programmer (Characters) with a deep passion for games and games development.

The successful candidate is a highly talented individual who thrives in a dynamic environment that is constantly evolving.

Your tasks:

  • Design and implement new graphical algorithms, features and solutions into the character rendering capabilities of our game engine 
  • Identify graphical performance issues and implement solutions 
  • Collaborate with the character team to help develop the visual direction and strengthen the capabilities of rendering characters 
  • Investigate, plan, and implement projects and tasks related to the maintenance and improvement of our character rendering pipeline with the assistance of a Producer
  • Actively participate in all aspects of release and sprint planning, building a backlog of work in collaboration with the Producer and Technical Director 
  • Contribute innovative ideas and solutions towards all aspect of the rendering process 
  • Prioritize and meet deadlines, document and communicate progress  

Your profile:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with software development
  • Experience using C/C++ with knowledge of the rendering pipeline. Python is an advantage
  • Experience with using and profiling modern APIs such as DirectX12, Metal or Vulkan
  • Experience with character rendering and associated solutions, like subsurface scattering and ray tracing
  • Experience in multi-threaded design
  • Understanding of real-time graphics shader programming
  • Comfortable in refactoring and porting legacy code
  • Knowledge of development methodologies and working in teams

What we can offer you:

  • The inspiring opportunity to work on a new project in cooperation with talented and adventurous co-workers
  • A multicultural work environment that encourages growth, creativity, and innovation
  • Dual workstation setup and flexible work environment
  • An active fun club that hosts regular events
  • An excellent canteen that offers a weekly breakfast and lunch menu as well as drinks and snacks
  • Discretionary quarterly and annual performance sharing plan
  • Annual sports grant
  • A mobile phone as well as a mobile usage package
  • Home internet
  • A conditional monthly transportation grant
  • Work environment that focuses on employee well-being
  • On-site doctor, free of charge, as well as other on-site services at a discounted price
  • Relocation Package