This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.
Project : Next Gen Console Games
OPM have partnered EXCLUSIVELY with a new studio looking to create a world class and genre defining AAA Open World title for release on Next Gen consoles.
You will be joining an industry powerhouse in terms of publishing and development.
This is an opportunity to join a team of highly skilled coders based in Barcelona at the beginning of this journey where you will own your area of expertise and contribute fully to the creation of the game.
This truly is something special and you will have input in building a culture that balances productivity, innovation, learning and healthy communication for the future of the studio.
REQUIRED SKILLS :
Capable of getting hands on high and low-level code, alongside being a leader and mentor.
Deep understanding of the Unreal Engine 4 and how to expand it, including hidden limits.
Solid understanding of all game engine systems to work with and discuss requests from other departments and generate cost-effective pipelines.
Keen desire to create and build up a top-quality engine team.
Demonstrable successful background having worked on at least two shipped AAA games as a Senior or Lead Engine programmer.
Professional experience and deep knowledge on building engine elements.
Professional experience with Unreal Engine in a modern console environment.
Innovative problem-solving skills.
Ability to work in a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary, iterative environment.
Great understanding of development processes, workflows, and tools.
Ability to lead and delegate as required.
Cooperate with all departments to identify requirements and develop a structure that supports rapid prototyping while keeping code stability.
Harmonize with QA, Build Engineers and Level Design team to define the best coding processes that balances rapid iteration with stability.
Represent and champion for the engine coding team to all other parties.
Coordinate with engine coders to establish guidelines, quality goals and performance budgets.
Communicate with manufacturers to understand and get the most from the latest generation of hardware.
Constantly monitor the performance of all systems.
Assist the development of a high-quality engine programming team by being involved in recruitment process.
Mentor coders to foster a continuous learning environment.
Offer meaningful feedback to your team through team meetings, one on one sessions and 360 feedback.