Rendering Engineer

ENGINEERING CT – Currently Hiring
Regular Full-time (RFT)
You possess a technical background and have a high degree of appreciation for game art and the people who craft it. You love to improve quality through research and implementing new techniques. You enjoy designing scalable solutions that push visual quality on the latest hardware yet can scale back on older hardware. You enjoy working in a collaborative fashion with incredibly talented people that can inspire and challenge you.

Sound like a match? Kabam Acadia, Charlottetown is looking for a Rendering Engineer to rendering team in Central Technology; delivering titles such as Marvel: Contest of Champions, Transformers: Forged to Fight., Google Play Awards Winner for "Best Game" as well as our recently announced Marvel: Realm of Champions.

In this role, you can expect to:

    • Ideate, architect, and implement scalable rendering systems, pipelines and tools, collaborating with the rendering and art teams to gather requirements, and acting upon feedback to refine and hone features
    • Collaborate with other programmers on performance, integration and support tasks
    • Other ad-hoc projects and/or requirements as requested

In order to be successful, we are looking for:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Mathematics
    • 5+ years of software engineering experience, focusing in rendering
    • Experience with a graphics API (OpenGL, DirectX, Metal, Vulkan, etc.)
    • Proficiency in Unity3D and C#
    • Experience with C++
    • Ability to profile, detect performance issues in either CPU or GPU, then optimize
    • A proven track record for working independently and collaboratively in a dynamic team setting
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written

We’d be very interested if you also have:

    • Experience in graphics, specifically mobile or console
    • Experience working in a central technology role, supporting multiple projects and/or teams
    • Experience with shipping a mobile game
    • Familiarity with mobile free-to-play games and mobile best practices
Excited by this opportunity? We invite you to apply now and start the conversation with us.

Please note that this a role we will be hiring for in Q1 of 2020, and hence, there may be some lag time in hearing back. We appreciate your patience and are excited to start the conversation.

Together, we can create and support some of the best games ever made.

About Kabam
Kabam is a world leader of developing entertaining, immersive, and highly social multiplayer games for mobile devices. They merge consumer behaviour with the art of game design to create experiences that are enjoyed by millions of players across the globe. Each game has raised the benchmark in mobile gaming, bringing high-quality graphics, next-generation technology and revolutionary gameplay to the console in every player’s pocket.
Kabam has partnered with leading entertainment brands like Disney, Hasbro and Universal to create mobile games based on some of the world’s most iconic franchises.

Kabam’s games have generated hundreds of millions of downloads including Fast & Furious 6: The Game, Fast & Furious: Legacy, Marvel Contest of Champions,  Transformers: Forged to Fight,  Shop Titans and Mini Guns. These games have also received multiple awards such as Apple’s Editor’s Choice and Google Play’s Best Game of the Year.

Founded in 2006, Kabam has studios and offices in Vancouver, Montreal, Charlottetown, San Francisco and Austin. Kabam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Netmarble Games.