Gameplay Engineer - Unreal Engine 4

Survios

Culver City, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 04/02/2021
  • Website: survios.com
  • Company Address: 10301 Jefferson Blvd, Torrance, CA, 90232

About Survios

Survios is at the forefront of VR game development and is pioneering the future of immersive technologies. Since inception, we have taken a holistic approach to virtual reality innovation, developing hardware, software, and games hand-in-hand to take VR to places that no one has dreamed possible. Survios offers a pet-friendly work environment with unlimited vacation time and a host of other perks and benefits to give our team everything we need to create unrivaled Active Virtual Reality experiences.

Job Description

Surviosthe foremost virtual reality game developer and pioneer of the future of immersive technologies, has an opening for a full-time Gameplay Engineer working with Unreal Engine 4.

Candidates must have a passion for designing, implementing, and maintaining gameplay systems and tools. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the opportunity to collaborate with other developers across disciplines, seek out opportunities to dive in, solve problems, and make improvements wherever necessary.

The ideal candidate has experience working with a cross disciplinary team on a large codebase. Candidates should have solid technical fundamentals including strong 3D math, optimization, debugging and problem solving skills. Candidates are expected to be self-starting and proactive in identifying risk and determining solutions. They should have a passion for adding the extra polish that sets our games apart.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain the core game systems that power Survios games and applications.
  • Work closely with designers to implement gameplay features and functionality using the Unreal Engine.
  • Create or improve tools as necessary to empower content creators.
  • Continuously test, debug, profile, analyze, and optimize on applicable console, PC and mobile platforms.
  • Contribute innovative and original ideas on all aspects of game production and development.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in C++.
  • Minimum 2 years professional game development experience with at least one shipped Unreal Engine title.
  • Unreal Engine 4 experience including blueprints and C++ implementation.
  • Strong generalist and systems architecture programming skills.
  • Experience developing code for multiple platforms including PC, console and mobile.
  • Comfortable working with internal and externally developed code.
  • Effective communicator and collaborator with engineers and developers from other disciplines.
  • A natural curiosity for all aspects of game development and a willingness to work on a wide variety of game systems.
  • A strong passion for video game development.

Pluses:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Math or related field.
  • Experience designing and implementing threaded, asynchronous software.
  • Real-time networking proficiency and experience.
  • Experience working with Virtual Reality platforms including Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Sony PlayStation VR.

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