Graphics/Engine Programmer

  • Full Time
  • Melbourne
  • Applications have closed

Big Ant is currently seeking a full-time Graphics/Engine Programmer. We are looking for a highly talented and motivated person to work on our Sports titles at our Melbourne studio.

You will be working on cutting-edge engine technology that complement the game visuals and experience. You will work within a small collaboration-oriented team where you will have the opportunity to help shape our future titles.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and implementation of new systems, while improving existing systems in C++ and Lua
  • Self-management of programming task schedule updates and coordination with production teams
  • Bug fixing and maintenance of the existing Big Ant Engine
  • Identification, analysis and correction of common issues in a multi-threaded game engine, such as load times, memory usage and CPU/GPU performance
  • Deliver robust, performant and maintainable program code
  • Work with art team members to provide tools and improve the visual experience

ESSENTIAL SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor degree in software engineering, computer science, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in software programming, ideally in the video-game industry
  • Very good working knowledge of C++ and debugging techniques
  • Good working knowledge of source code control systems, such as Git, Subversion and/or Perforce
  • Write (and debug) efficient vertex, pixel and compute shaders in HLSL, GLSL or equivalent

PREFERRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Working knowledge of PBR, HDR, sRGB, Tone mapping, Colour grading, Image processing
  • Working knowledge of DirectX 11/12 graphics API
  • Experience on the current generation of game consoles (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Experience with scripting languages (Lua, Python)

BIGANTFORUMS

Join the Big Ant forums and keep up to date with the latest news and current hot topics.

Become part of the BigAnt community.

GO TO FORUMS

Tweets

@Herms85412771 @cashybillers We can’t provide support over social media. Please contact enquiries@bigant.com We’re… https://t.co/AxBvwhZDXh
The big final is about to start. New Zealand or England. What a match this promises to be. Get your predications in now!