GaN

Sr Game Developer

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Job ID
2020-1300
# of Openings
1
Category
Engineering
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

At Geeks and Nerds, your achievements directly contribute to GaN’s success.  As an employee owned company, your innovative solutions to unique problems will make the team grow. We want you to be a part of our success, helping not only grow your career, but expanding our horizons to new opportunities leading to future success. 

 

In this position, you will become a member of a training development team primarily focused on developing serious games for a diverse audience. You will be a member of an agile scrum development team working closely with fellow programmers, artists, and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to develop engaging interactive training products. The candidate must be a self-starter who takes ownership of their work.

Responsibilities

The chosen candidate for this position will:

  • Interact with team members, artists, and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to develop innovative training products
  • Provide direction to the game/course design process, from prototype to completion and sustainment
  • Design, develop, and test code, fix bugs, and profile and optimize code as directed
  • Follow best practices, development processes, and coding standards
  • Develop and collaborate on technical designs with other software engineers
  • Write efficient code with descriptive comments and maintain attention to detail
  • Take ownership of his/her work as a highly motivated self-starter
  • Possess a demonstrated ability to meet tight deadlines, prioritize workload, manage time efficiently, and work in a team environment

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university and work experience is required. Minimum 5+ years of related experience is required.



REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Demonstrated experience with and proficiency in Unity 2019 Game Engine, C#, and JavaScript is required. Knowledge of Windows and the Visual Studio IDE.
  • Understanding of 3D transformation hierarchies.
  • Experience with 3D game development and design process
  • Experience with Agile development
  • Experience with version control software, such as Git (Perforce is a plus).
  • A portfolio with examples of game development is required (web-accessible samples are preferred).

MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A SECRET CLEARANCE.

 

 DESIRED SKILLS:

Demonstrated experience with AR/VR and mobile development is desired. Experience with the development of training or simulation products. Experience with 3D modeling and texturing for gaming. Experience programming in C++, Objective-C, HTML, JSON and/or XML is desired.

 

Geeks and Nerds 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. Geeks and Nerds Corporation participates in E-Verify.

 

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