id Software is looking for a Senior Graphics Programmer to join our team and work on legendary id games for PC and next-generation console systems. If you are passionate about rendering and want to help define, create and deliver the industries best visuals at 60+hz then this may be the position for you. You must have excellent problem solving skills and a desire to work in a fast paced, creative and team-oriented collaborative environment. It’s a plus if you written one or many rendering back-ends either personally or professionally.
Work with our R&D group to bring new technologies to light.
Find opportunities in developing technology trends that can keep Zenimax titles and services ahead of the curve.
Work well with other team members and divisions to realize new technologies.
Accurately estimate schedules and deliver high quality work products to that schedule.
Work on performance, optimization, and other technology features as required.
5+ years game industry programming experience
Extensive GPU and Shader experience
Able to work towards group macro goals and not just personal lines of inquiry.
Able to work with group leadership to advocate for new research opportunities worth team inquiry.
Extensive experience with a legacy API like OpenGL or DirectX9-11
Familiarity with global lighting methods, dynamic lighting, shadow rendering and related concepts
Excellent 3D math skills
Solid architecture and software design ability
Passion for graphics programming and staying on top of current techniques
Excellent organization and time management skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code that adheres to a well-documented coding standard
Must be a self-motivated and energetic team player with a very strong work ethic and cooperative attitude