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Sr Software Engineer

Company: Lucasfilm
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

The Lucasfilm Advanced Development Group (ADG) is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team who reflects the innovative spirit, creative talent, production excellence, collaborative mindset and passion for great filmmaking that define Lucasfilm.ADG develops tools and techniques for high-fidelity computer graphics and simulation. Our goal is to expand and enhance creative storytelling in the Star Wars universe through real-time rendering of film-quality imagery. Our work can be seen powering many of the ILMxLAB immersive experiences.As a Senior Software Engineer you will work across a diverse range of areas such as rendering, AI, audio, editors, input devices, tools, and pipelines. You will troubleshoot existing systems, prototype new ideas, and play a key role in leveraging our technology for creative endeavors.Responsibilities :

  • Extend, refine and debug game engine systems, features, tools and infrastructure as needed
  • Do performance and memory analysis and optimizations
  • Support content creators and other customers of ADG technology
  • Integrate solutions into a customized version of the Unreal Engine
  • Plan and manage tasks and schedules effectively
  • Proactively identify and address areas for improved user experiences
  • Collaborate with other engineers to form a highly productive team
  • Mentor junior engineersBasic Qualifications :
    • Strong knowledge of C/C++Strong 3D math including linear algebraDeep experience with data structures, algorithms performance, and parallel processing techniquesDeep experience with one or more of the following - Rendering, AI, Animation, Physics, Networking, GameplaySelf-motivated individual with excellent problem solving skillsExperienced working with and maintaining large codebasesMust be detail oriented and organized, possess strong communication skills, and be able to handle a variety of tasks in an efficient manner.Preferred Qualifications:
      • Experience with VR/AR technologiesExperience with the Unreal EngineGood knowledge of PythonFamiliarity with DCC packages such as Maya5+ years of prior experience with game engine developmentOwnership of a major engine subsystem for shipped console games.

Keywords: Lucasfilm, Redwood City , Sr Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Redwood City, California

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