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Gameplay Engineer

First Contact is seeking a Gameplay Engineer to help us create the next generation of high-end VR games.

Area

Software Development

Job Type

Location

Full Time

Santa Monica, CA USA

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Implement and take ownership of gameplay features according to design specifications

  • Take features from prototyping all the way to shipping and post-shipping maintenance

  • Constantly innovate and positively shape the overall feel of the gameplay experience

  • Write clear, portable, extensible, robust and maintainable code

  • Optimize gameplay systems to achieve performance on target platforms

  • Fix tricky bugs and solve complex problems 

  • Work closely with members of the engineering team, game designers, artists, audio designers and QA testers

  • Work closely with technical leadership to ensure engineering standards and efficient production pipeline

REQUIREMENTS
  • 3-5 years of professional experience in game development

  • Shipped at least one AAA title on PC/Console platforms

  • Experience in the FPS genre

  • UE4 experience in developing gamaplay systems for multiplayer games

  • Experience in VR development

  • Strong knowledge of C/C++ and OOP patterns

  • Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent degree in BS or above

  • Must be an excellent communicator, self-directed, enjoy problem solving and work well in a team environment

  • Passion for games

DESIRED SKILLS
  • In-depth knowledge of the 3D rendering pipeline

  • Experience in developing production pipeline tools

  • Experience in mobile game development

HOW TO APPLY

Please send all required documents listed below to:

jobs@firstcontactent.com

      

SUBMISSION / PORTFOLIO REQUIREMENTS
  • Resume

  • Cover letter