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Lead C++ Rendering Coder Games Midlands, UK - REF 1951

Do you want to work in a game hub with some of the best coders in the industry? We are a world renowned racing studio located in the Midlands bringing console/PC game development together. We’re looking for a Lead C++ Rendering Programmer to work on one of their pillar titles. You will have the opportunity to work with our in-house C++ engine, as well as a superbly skilled team.

Have you ever dreamed of leading the graphics programming team in a full-scale AAA game project?

What will you do?

  • Work closely in a multidisciplinary collaborative group with other tech leads and directors, creative teams and artists to overcome technical obstacles and make the artistic vision of the game come to life
  • Own both the high-level rendering pipeline
  • Create objectives and quality standards for the graphics programming team
  • Train and mentor your team members to support their continuous learning and development

What skills do you need?

  • Extensive C++
  • Strong understanding of 3D rendering algorithms, geometry and related mathematics
  • Credited with a released title (preferably on PC/Console)
  • Solid debugging skills including the ability to debug at an assembly-level when necessary
  • Parallel programming
  • A problem solver – work closely with other disciplines to solve complex issues
  • Experience with performance tools
  • Independent work that can motivate others
  • Excellent communicator
  • Writing shaders in HLSL or GLSL
  • Demonstrated leadership skills or strong motivation and potential to grow into a leadership role
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or Game Development or similar
  • AAA experience is beneficial but not required



  • Competitive pay
  • Bonus scheme
  • Career progression
  • Studio located in a games hub
  • Great work-life balance


Does this sound like you? Then pls apply to quoting reference 1951.

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Lead C++ Rendering Coder Games Midlands, UK - REF 1951

United Kingdom
Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 02/22/2022

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