Rendering Engineer (VR)

Frankfurt, Germany /
Programming / Engineering – CRYENGINE /
Permanent Full-time
Crytek is looking for a motivated and passionate Rendering Engineer with focus on virtual reality for the CRYENGINE team in our Frankfurt am Main, Germany studio.


    • Develop and maintain CRYENGINE’s cutting edge virtual reality pipeline.
    • Focus on the unique aspects and limitations of current and future virtual reality devices.
    • Develop innovative rendering solutions for the virtual reality environment.
    • Profile virtual reality applications and develop optimizations in the VR context.
    • Evaluate common VR related pitfalls and propose improvements and solutions.
    • Oversee the operation of supported and upcoming head-mounted displays, as well as the techniques specific to virtual reality.


    • 2+ years of professional experience as a Rendering/Graphics/VR Engineer, preferably in the gaming industry.
    • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent experience
    • Excellent C++ programming skills.
    • Good understanding of the graphics pipeline.
    • Experience in some high performing rendering API (Vulkan, DirectX 11/12).
    • Solid shader programming skills (GLSL/HLSL).
    • Basic GPU and CPU debugging and optimization skills (RenderDoc/PiX).
    • Experience with cross platform engines preferably experience with CRYENGINE.
    • Team player and self-motivated.
    • Desire to learn, share and contribute.
    • Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparency.
    • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.


    • Experience with consoles.
    • Understanding of the hardware pipelines of recent GPUs

What you can expect from us

    • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
    • Working with cutting edge technology
    • Flexible work time.
    • FUN.
    • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
    • Free German lessons
    • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
    • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
    • Relocation support.
    • Support with your first accommodation and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!