Technical Director

Our Client is leading AAA console/PC studio currently working on their new IP (AAA console/PC shooter).

We are looking for a highly experienced Technical Director. This person will provide technical direction and leadership for our AAA titles by setting the engineering vision and being a thoughtful people leader. Our ideal candidate will deliver all aspects of required tools, technology and processes.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Lead and manage all engineers
Work with the Creative Director to understand and carry out the vision for the game
Translate the game vision into an actionable technical design. Execute that technical design throughout development
Work with the Art, Animation and Creative directors to identify and define pipelines, workflows, and tools; and manage the effort to build, test, and improve them
Evaluate both internal and external technology solutions
Maintain overall code quality, ensuring that code is cross-platform, reusable, and maintainable
Manage internal and external technology dependencies and risks, and create mitigation plans for all critical path technologies
Work with the production team to revise and validate engineering estimates and production plans
Conduct regular code reviews to ensure quality and consistency
Define and enforce performance metrics throughout development
Research and propose new innovations that may benefit the project
Provide mentorship, troubleshooting, debugging and problem-solving assistance to members of the engineering team
Proactively identify cross-discipline challenges
Promote a culture of open, honest, and respectful communication across all disciplines

QUALIFICATIONS:

A minimum of 2+ shipped AAA titles with management or lead responsibilities
Experience developing multi-platform projects
Experience developing FPS, RPG, or Action games
Experience with third-party technology solutions, including the Unreal Engine
Excellent project management and time management skills
Expert knowledge of C / C++
Strong verbal and written communication skills

WHAT THEY OFFER

A competitive salary and performance–based bonuses
Personal development opportunities in a diverse, multicultural environment
Work in a creative team with people full of passion for what they do
100% company paid Medical, Dental and Vision plans
Discounted gym memberships
4 weeks of paid vacation
Business trips and integration events
Comprehensive assistance in relocation




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