Senior Engineer

  • Certain Affinity
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • 08 May, 2018
Full time Programming & Software Engineering Jobs

Job Description

Senior Engineer

You dream in binary and want to work on high-profile projects with seasoned industry vets. Your code is efficient and adaptable, and so are you. That’s why Certain Affinity wants you to be one of our senior engineers. So what are you waiting for? Let’s make some games together that people will be playing for years to come!


    • Act as the primary technical architect and implementer of one or more game systems
    • Collaborate effectively with other disciplines, providing technical input for decision making that concerns multiple disciplines
    • Debug and troubleshoot problems in unfamiliar code through careful analysis


    • At least 5 years progressively complex related experience
    • Proficiency in reading and writing C / C++
    • Experience working with a large, established code base
    • Able to complete complex tasks with minimal supervision
    • A jack of all trades: Competency across many game systems including UI, tools, gameplay, and rendering
    • Comfortable working with and improving complex data pipelines
    • Passion for making fun games

Extra Credit

    • Console action game experience
    • Expert knowledge in rendering technology, tools, UI, animation, physics, networking, or sound
    • Experience in art tools such as Max, Maya, or Modo
    • Experience with server and database technologies for web services, stat-tracking, build infrastructure, and dedicated servers
    • Impressive demo / samples of previous work

Job Ref

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