Senior Engine Programmer opening at THQ Studio Australia

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THQ Studio Australia, based in Brisbane, Australia, is a developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software. Founded in January 2003 as part of THQ Inc., THQ Studio Australia now employs more than 80 talented staff developing on all major console platforms, including Xbox 360 and PS3. An opportunity exists for a talented Senior Engine Programmer to work as part of an exciting new project.

They will be responsible for implementing and maintaining game engine systems on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.

To be successful in this role you will have:-

• Expert knowledge of Xbox 360 or Playstation 3 hardware platform, development tools, and instruction set.
• A thorough understanding of multi-threading
• Significant game industry experience including at least one published title
• Strong 3D programming and math skills
• Strong understanding of C/C++
• Relevant tertiary degree or equivalent

Skills that would be advantageous:-

• Experience with visibility systems such as portals and occluders
• Experience with shader languages and post processing
• Experience with shadows, dynamic lighting
• Experience with decals and special effects

What more can we offer?

• Friendly, inspiring and family work environment
• Annual performance reviews, THQ equity Programs, project bonuses, income
• protection insurance, Friday drinks and more…
• Brand new studio with chill out / games area and huge games library
• Australian working visa and relocation assistance

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