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Senior Technical Developer Posted Mar 26
Interactive Selection , United Kingdom (London)
We are recruiting for an independent studio that designs, develops and publishes
Smartphone and Tablet games. 

Based in Central London, the role of the Senior Technical Developer is key to ensuring that all new games and current games are released at the highest possible quality while also running smoothly and efficiently on popular devices. The Senior Technical Developer will be someone who has experience in optimising games to improve graphical quality and performance.

We are a dedicated team with drive, passion and creativity, who enjoy being part of a lively, self-motivated, forward thinking company in an exciting and ever-evolving industry.

The ideal candidate:
You will ensure that the studio continues to make games in a forward thinking, well optimised and adaptable manner.

This involves working with development teams and identifying problems before they affect new games, as well as working on live games to identify and solve bottlenecks.

Suggesting better methods and practices for art development and integration.
Graphical processing optimisations.
Designing, implementing and documenting optimisations to the codebase
Understanding the limitations of Unity and designing solutions and improvements to minimise these limitations
Optiminsing the codebase and graphics systems to perform optimally on iOS and Android

Understands how to profile Unity 3D games to identify both CPU and GPU bottlenecks
Understands shader programming and understands GPU overheads with regards to shader methods
Proficient in C#/Java/C++ with good understanding of object oriented development
Proficient understanding of all parts of Unity3D
Expert understanding of how to get the best performance out of Unity3D
Good debugger and problem solver
Knowledge of common algorithms, design patterns and structures
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Understanding of the constraints working on mobile games brings
Self-motivated and pro-active with a cooperative attitude
Can breakdown and estimate tasks accurately
Can analyse an existing module of reasonable complexity and extend it

Minimum of 3 years’ experience with Unity3D
Shipped at least one iOS and/or Android title
Worked in an Agile environment

Experience with NGUI and other Unity3D plugins
Worked on multi-platform products

They offer its employees some great benefits which include flexible office hours, 25 days of annual leave, a pension plan, private healthcare, not to mention weekly football, birthday cakes, monthly breakfasts and a friendly and creative working environment.

Ref: 2942..We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate.  We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds