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Game Engine Software Engineer

Remote | Kirkland, Washington
Freelance | Job ID #70267 | $82.93 - $87.28 hourly | Posted 2 months ago

Onward Play needs a Game Engine Software Engineer for a remote, 12 month contract opportunity, 40 hours a week, with benefits.


  • Develop and maintain new AR/VR interaction experiences and game mechanics.
  • Experience and knowledge to optimize game engine infrastructure in terms of memory, frame rate, shader design, and performance.
  • Develop and maintain tools surrounding integrated machine learning infrastructure
  • Design and develop core tools (UI, I/O modules) into the pipeline.
  • Work closely with design, research and other development team members to further develop pipeline and workflows.

Required Skills:
  • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent game development/engine experience
  • Strong programming fundamentals.
  • 4+ years of game development or engine development experience within the game industry and with at least one AAA game shipped on PC or console
  • 4+ years development experience in C#/C++ within Unity and/or Unreal
  • Strong knowledge of object oriented design, design patterns, 3D Math, linear algebra vector math and associated data structures.
  • Expert knowledge of Unity3D and/or Unreal including GUI, asset bundles and materials/shaders.
  • Strong knowledge in 3D graphics development (Particle Systems, Shaders) and performance optimization within game development.
  • Experience with shader development in Unity and/or Unreal advantageous

To learn more about this opportunity, apply now and chat with a recruiter today!

What’s in our benefits packages:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k Program
  • Commuter Benefit
  • eLearning
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Ongoing Training & Development
  • *To qualify for our benefits package, you must work over 30 hours per week and the length of assignment must be a minimum of 10 weeks.

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