#117136

Technical Gaming Architect

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
Very Competitive
posted by:
Susan Reese
Date:
04/24/2017

Job Description:

Our client, a Top Gaming Company in Los Angeles, is looking for a talented Technical Architect to join their team. The ideal candidate will be energetic about gaming, with tons of initiative to help produce a top game series! 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Quickly learn existing technology and identify bottlenecks. 
  • Present technical designs, incorporate feedback and get buy-in from clients across the team. 
  • Build a detailed, forward-thinking technology plan. 
  • Architect critical systems; define their organization, relationships, and modes of communication. 
  • Deliver high-value systems that align with current and future projects. 
  • Principally drive the studio’s future technology. 
  • Partner with studio leadership to align technical plans and studio goals. 
  • Collaborate with team Leads & Production to align goals, strategy, and plans across groups. 
  • Leverage those relationships in making technology evaluations and recommendations. 

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Minimum seven years professional C++ programming experience. 
  • Minimum of two console titles shipped, from concept to final. 
  • Wide range of experience across several AAA engine pipelines. 
  • Exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills. 
  • Solid understanding of video game development best practices. 
  • Strong interest in video games and knowledge of industry technical trends and innovations. 
  • Excellent spoken and written communication. 
  • Enthusiasm and initiative. 
  • B.Sc. degree in computer science or equivalent experience.