Technical Director (Unreal Engine)

Dragons Lake Entertainment (DLE) is an exciting new game development studio focused on making excellent AAA games on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch.

Location:
Europe, Remote
Languages:
Upper - Intermediate
Cooperation:
Full-time
Team:
Engineering & QA

Dragons Lake is a best-in-class multi-genre game development studio providing advanced tech and design solutions for AAA/AA+ projects on PC & Consoles in association with Room 8 Group. We unite game dev professionals worldwide, working on high-end titles, co-developing, and porting with leading AAA publishers and developers in the industry. 

Join the phenomenal team of professionals and deliver creative and tech services, bringing games to the next level together with Dragons Lake.

We are looking for a strong Unreal Engine Technical Director for a 3rd-person single-player action/adventure AAA game based on a legendary comics universe.

EXPECTATIONS ARE CLEAR:

  • 5+ years of software development experience in the game or M&E industry
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or similar professional experience
  • Proficiency in C++ and skills to optimize for low latency performance
  • Experience designing and customizing Unreal Engine 4
  • Familiarity with a variety of SDKs and experience developing around them (Oculus, AMD/ATI, UE4, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of Perforce, Git, or another version control system
  • Excellent 3D Math, Trig, and Linear Algebra skills
  • Familiarity with modern practices of object-oriented programming and processes
  • High self-motivation and eagerness to learn new systems and skills
  • Good communication skills and positive, team-player attitude

YOU’RE A ROCKSTART IF YOU HAVE:

  • Experience coding for GPUs (PhysX, AMD OpenCL Accelerated Parallel Processing, etc.)
  • Experience working with gaming consoles (Microsoft, Sony, and/or Nintendo) platforms
  • Familiarity with tracking software (Jira, Confluence, Git, Optitrack, Vicon, etc.)
  • Knowledge of various M&E software, including Maya, SpeedTree, Vray, Otoy, etc

BECOMING ONE OF THE DRAGONS YOU WILL:

  • Lead the core team through all technical phases of development and build a technical team around it
  • Provide guidance and mentor all members of the technical team
  • Work closely with designers to create high-quality effects optimized for all target platforms
  • Write C++ code at a professional level to integrate and optimize for various target platforms
  • Design custom tools, integrate various SDKs
  • Iterate on and improve efficiency and quality of the studio’s pipeline and proprietary toolset
  • Estimate task duration accurately and manage time appropriately to hit deliveries and deadlines
  • Work with Information Security Management by explaining the requirements of thw Information Security Policy to specialists as a Member of ISMS Committee

Grow with us – we’ve got you covered:

  • Competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough)
  • Challenges to raise your XPs score (professional training and conferences, internal mentorship, English courses)
  • Health insurance benefits, paid vacation, and sick leave
  • A culture of diversity and inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents
  • Community of people who understand and share your passion for games

Join Dragons Lake and take on challenges you’ve always dreamed of.

Open Application