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Software Developer with Gaming Experience

Software Developer with Gaming Experience

Job ID 
2018-1167
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-AL-Huntsville
Category 
Engineering
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

GaN Corporation is now accepting resumes for a Graphics Application Engineer to support the U.S. Army and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) in the Indicium Project Office. This position requires a software developer capable of designing, developing, deploying, and maintaining advanced graphics technology including the next generation of three dimensional globe technology. 

 

GaN hires creative and independent thinkers, tinkerers, and makers with a desire to grow personally and professionally as well as to help GaN grow as a company.  Our team consists of people with exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills who are amiable and outgoing.  We are ethical partners with our customers, maintaining a professional demeanor while being dedicated to superior customer service, quality, and team building.  To be a part of this team, you must be self-motivated and self-directed to work independently, but also be open and communicative to work as a team to exceed all GaN and customer expectations.

 

GaN Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other legally protected classifications. GaN Corporation participates in E-Verify. 

Responsibilities

  • Work on a small agile development team in which you work cohesively with the team as a whole while also self-managing your individual contributions.
  • Research advancements in visualization and related fields to help steer the product toward long term success.
  • Document your work for the benefit of your teammates, the user, leadership, and posterity.
  • Be a champion for the user: Insist on the highest standards, and create functional and well-designed technology.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering or related technical degree; significant experience can be used in lieu of degree
  • 4+ years of experience

 

Required Skills:

  • Software Development in .NET C#
  • Professional software engineering experience, working on multi-discipline teams.
  • Strong fundamentals in computer science topics including; 3D math, object-oriented design, algorithms, computer networks, and data structures with primary emphasis on.NET C# and, to a lesser extent, C++.
  • Knowledge of DirectX, OpenGL, and/or other major graphic APIs.
  • High level of comfort working with different coordinate systems (Cartesian, WGS84, etc.)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills providing you the ability to work on shared projects with designers, artists, testers, and other developers.
  • Active Security Clearance or the ability to acquire one.
  • Ability to travel approximately 10% of the time

Desired Skills:

  • Software Development in C/C++, Java, Python, VHDL
  • Top Secret Clearance.
  • Multiple years of experience developing robust and efficient graphics software using aforementioned graphic APIs. (Example portfolio pieces = bonus points).
  • Experience with graphics performance profiling and optimization techniques.
  • Experience with hardware acceleration for graphics applications.
  • Knowledge of Tactical Data Links (TDL) and the BMDS test environment
  • Knowledge of industry tools such as Maya, 3DSMax, Z-Brush, and Mudbox.
  • Unity, Unreal, or other 3D game engine development experience.
  • Experience interacting with SQL databases.

Special Requirements: 

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must possess Security Clearance specified below

 

Security Type Needed:

SECRET SECURITY