Lead Gameplay Engineer
Posted on 3/22/2024
Turtle Rock Studios

51-200 employees

Independent developer of competitive, co-op, and VR games
Company Overview
Turtle Rock Studios, an award-winning independent developer, offers a collaborative and open work environment, fostering creativity and innovation in the gaming industry. The company's competitive edge lies in its commitment to iterative development, working closely with its community to refine and enhance gameplay experiences, as evidenced by successful AAA Competitive / Co-Op titles like Left4Dead, Evolve, and Back 4 Blood. With a team passionate about creating immersive game experiences, Turtle Rock Studios continues to shape the industry and its culture.
VR & AR

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2003

Headquarters

Lake Forest, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

31%
Locations
Lake Forest, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Game Engineering
Sales & Solutions Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • +7 years of professional game programming experience
  • Proficiency in C/C++ and Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently under deadlines
  • Strong leadership, mentorship, and teaching abilities
  • Shipped at least one AAA title as a gameplay programmer
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
Responsibilities
  • Work with an interdisciplinary team of artists, designers, and programmers to design, prototype, and implement a variety of gameplay systems
  • Work closely with the Gameplay Tech Director and design teams to craft memorable gameplay experiences
  • Write core systems that will form the basis of the gameplay experience
  • Use existing technology to achieve new and unique game features
  • Profile and optimize code to meet memory and CPU budgets
  • Provide mentorship and coaching for team members including but not limited to: 1:1s, career developments, performance evaluations, and goal setting.