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Tools Programmer – PC Console – North West

  • Location: Wilmslow
  • Salary: DOE
  • Category: Programmers
  • Posted: 27 October 2017

OPM are working with a world-renowned studio who are seeking to recruit a Tools Programmer to join their team developing technology at the core of all productions.

The successful candidate will play a significant part in shaping the way art, animation and designs are produced across new projects, as well as keeping their technology up to date with the state of the art in the industry.

They are looking for candidates with:

A good degree in Computer Science, Maths or Physics or related subject (2.i or above), or equivalent experience.
Fluent in C++.
Experience of Direct X, OpenGL or similar graphics APIs.
Experience of writing user interfaces using one or more common UI libraries (Win32 GDI/wxWindows/Qt/...).
Ability to interact with non-technical disciplines (such as artists and designers), understand their needs, deliver solutions they find intuitive and helpful.
A real desire to make users’ day-to-day work easier, simpler and more productive.

A strong candidate will also have one or more of the following:

Experience of writing plugins for common 3D and 2D packages (Autodesk Maya and Adobe Photoshop preferably).
A confident grasp of the mathematics involved in CG rendering and animation.
The ability to analyse and optimise algorithms for efficiency.
Experience developing products for one or more non-PC gaming devices.

To apply or for further information about the role please contact Jody on +44 (0) 1206214423 or mail a copy of your CV to

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