Game Developer

Abyssal is looking for Game Developers to join our 3D team. We expect a broad knowledge of games, from asset workflows, level creation, physics simulation, visual optimization and mainly a great ability to problem solve.

 

Key Responsibilities: 
– Create levels with complex assets while maintaining photo-real quality
– Create realistic physics simulations
– Create cinematics
– Take assets from the 3D team into the engine while maintaining as much detail as provided.

 

Key Skills:
– Ability to work under tight deadlines while creating high quality results
– Great eye for detail, scale, color, and composition.
– Understanding of PBR pipeline
– In depth knowledge of Unity, CryEngine, Unreal Engine 4 or similar
– In depth knowledge of Unity, CryEngine, Unreal Engine 4’s blueprints or similar
– Python/C++ programming a plus
– Fluid dynamics a plus

 

Needs to be:
– Pro-active
– Team oriented
– Able to take direction
– Able to learn new software packages and methods

 


3D Generalist

Abyssal is looking for generalists to join our 3D team. We expect a broad knowledge of many areas of 3D including modelling, texturing, shading, rigging, lighting and rendering.

 

Key Responsibilities:
– Create high quality models using Modo, taking them from drawings/engineering models to final production stage.
– Hard surface modelling
– Texturing, shading and rendering assets to photo-real quality

 

Key Skills:
– Great eye for detail, scale, color, and composition
– Ability to work under tight deadlines while creating high quality results
– Understanding of PBR pipeline
– In depth knowledge of Modo (a plus), Maya or similar 3D software package
– In depth knowledge of Rendering engines such as Modo’s and VRay.
– Experience with Photoshop is essential
– Substance or nDo knowledge a plus
– Python programming a plus

 

Needs to be:
– Pro-active
– Team oriented
– Able to take direction
– Able to learn new software packages and methods

 
 


Join a core team of developers

 

We are looking for applicants who wish to join a core team of developers tackling very hard challenges.

Abyssal is a fast growing start-up in the Oil & Gas Subsea market, working with 3D and Augmented Reality for Remotely Operated Vehicles. The current team is composed of 14 developers, expecting to double this year. We have offices in Porto, Portugal and Austin, TX, USA.

Applicants should be able to have a knack for problem solving and a high range of technology experience.

 

Key responsibilities:

Use of Microsoft technologies: C#, MVVM and WPF to develop technical solutions to complex problems that require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity
Design, code, test, debug and document software according to the functional requirements
Develop, maintain and support programs/tools for internal and external clients
Analyze, diagnose and resolve errors related to their applications
Help define project plans requiring software development and hardware installations
Provide technical and project management expertise across multiple areas of application development
Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis as required
Investigate operational or systematic problems and user queries as required
Follow all department standards and methodologies
Interact and communicate effectively with all levels of staff, senior management and customers
Communicate effectively and clearly, in writing and verbally, in one-on-one and group presentation situations
Identify options for potential solutions and assess them for technical and business suitability
Write user manuals
Keep abreast of technical and industry developments

 

Key skills and Experience

University degree in computer science or a related field
Competent use of English (reading, writing and speaking)
C# WPF 4.5 Experience
XAML Experience
ORMs eg.: Entity Framework and NHibernate
WCF technology Experience
Test Driven Development (TDD)
SCRUM Experience
SQL Experience

Nice-to-have skills
C++ Experience
Strong ability to effectively lead a team
Video rendering
Augmented Reality
3D Game Engines Knowledge
JIRA Agile Experience
DirectX 9/11/12 Knowledge
AWS Experience

 

 

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