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Rockville, Maryland - United States
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Graphics Programmer

Description

Bethesda Game Studios is looking for talented Graphics Programmers to join our team that is pushing the bleeding-edge of RPG development for the PC and consoles. We have opportunities available at all of our locations: Austin, Dallas, Montreal, and Rockville, MD. Programmers will work closely with artists, lead engine programmers, designers and producers to implement and optimize game features.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Writes clear, maintainable, highly functional code and portable C++ code;
  • Understands entire graphics engine architecture, from game interface to graphics API interface;
  • Writes and maintains custom shaders across a range of hardware;
  • Test and document code you write;
  • Support and maintains existing systems;
  • Works well with other engineers, artists and designers;
  • Accurately estimates his/her schedules and delivers high quality work products to that schedule;
  • Provide technical expertise to develop cutting-edge technologies to include: architecture, design, prototype, implement, test, debug, document, profile, maintain, and support;
  • Review codes from other team members.


Requirements:

  • 5+ years C++ development and graphics programming experience;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent experience;
  • Experience in design and implementation of cutting-edge graphics techniques and detailed knowledge of graphics hardware;
  • Experience with DirectX 11 level shaders and HLSL;
  • Expertise in building multithreaded, real-time systems;
  • Experience writing systems balancing performance and maintainability;
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and problem-solving ability;
  • Experience profiling and optimizing both CPU and GPU utilization;
  • Experience with game editor plugins/modification;
  • Ability to contribute innovative and original ideas towards all aspects of game production and development;
  • Strong communication and organizational skills;
  • Must work well under pressure and handle multiple tasks;
  • Passion for making GREAT games;
  • Experience playing previous Bethesda Games Studios games.

Desired Skills:

  • Development experience in the games industry;
  • Development experience on game consoles (Xbox One/PS4);
  • Experience with Max plugins;
  • Knowledge of Vulcan.