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Gaming - Staff Engineer

San Diego, CA
Job ID #68404

Onward Play is seeking an experienced Blenshape Artist or Character Rigger. This is a unique opportunity to develop content for cutting-edge pre-commercial hardware, across mobile, PC, XR, and other emerging gaming platforms. You'll be part of a highly creative team full of veteran game developers, artists, game engine experts and graphics enthusiast who work on our latest GPU and gaming hardware innovations around mobile, PC, and XR.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional experience
  • Expertise working with Unreal Engine 4 (Blueprint and C++ interfaces)
  • Proficient in C/C++
  • Solid 3D graphics related mathematics background
  • Experience with gameplay programming, and game design
  • Knowledge of Android OS and Android application development
  • Familiarity with HW profilers and debuggers such as Snapdragon Profiler, RenderDoc, Pix, NSight, etc…
  • Comfortable working with unfamiliar, large multi-million-line code bases


  • Gaming, Game Design, Gameplay, VR, AR, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Vulkan, Unreal, Unreal Engine 4, Graphics, Rendering, GPU, Shader, Compute, Android, OpenGL ES, DirectX, C++


  • Bachelors - Computer Science, Bachelors - Engineering, Bachelors - Game Development, Bachelors - Mathematics

Work Experiences:

  • 1+ years of relevant Gaming Software experience., 5+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience
  • 3 D Rendering, Animation, Application Programming Interface (API), Programming Languages, Unity Game Development

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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