C++ Graphics Developer - Manchester (M15)

Recruiter
Key Careers
Location
Manchester
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are a Manchester based start-up who specialises in using cutting edge computer vision to develop applications which allow users to easily interact with the world around them. We are building technology that allows users to experiment with home-furnishings in photographs of their own rooms.

We are looking for a C++ graphics developer to work on our core cross-platform technology layer. Your role will be to implement new features that will be used across a variety of products as well as maintaining and improving existing code.

The nature of the work means that you will be working with new and cutting edge technologies, any potential candidate must have the capacity to learn new skills, languages and hardware. This an exciting, fun and challenging role which is part of a small development team of many varied languages and technologies all integrating together to create fantastic products.

REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must enjoy working closely with other team members and be able to communicate effectively.

The role requires the following skill set:

  • Good knowledge and experience of C++.
  • Knowledge and experience of using a 3D graphics API, either DirectX or OpenGL to create real-time rendering applications.
  • The ability to analyse and understand an existing code base.
  • Good 3D maths skills, linear algebra, matrices, projection etc
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Enthusiasm to solve problems using individual research, but also the ability to ask questions.

The ideal candidate will also have experience or understanding of:

  • Using GLSL/HLSL to develop shaders.
  • Common render techniques such as shadow mapping.
  • Agile development process.
  • Compilers and toolchains

BENEFITS

We are a young but rapidly growing company that likes to do things 'our way’ to ensure we are always doing what’s best for us and our employees, not just what has worked for other companies. We have regular fun team-building and company days out.

We have a very open work environment that encourages creativity and enables developers to learn, grow and enjoy developing new cutting edge technology. The nature of our technology space means we have people with a wide ranging set of different skills from computer vision PhD’s to back-end server developers. We encourage knowledge-sharing and often have optional internal tech presentations by employees.

Key skills

C++, 3D graphics API, 3d Maths skills,