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Gamer-gal
04-24-2008, 11:27 AM
Specializing in large-scale action games based on blockbuster franchises, Double Helix, a division of Foundation 9 Entertainment, develops for all major home console platforms and has worked with a variety of high-profile properties including Star Wars, The Matrix, Indiana Jones and Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Located in sunny Irvine, California, Double Helix employs more than 100 of the brightest and most talented people in the gaming industry today, and the studio is still growing. Games really are in our DNA! You won’t find a group of people more passionate about making games than us.

CURRENTLY HIRING :: SENIOR VFX ARTIST

Responsibilities:

• Designs and implements game play mechanics and/or user interfaces
• Interface with design team to ensure tools and processes to satisfy production needs
• Constructs solutions to unforeseen design problems in a timely manner
• Applies storing problem-solving/debugging skills in C++
• Identify technical risks and propose solutions
• Understands and flows a task schedule that is provided by the Lead
• Coordinates with Lead to communicate scheduling and progress information
• Interacts and communicates effectively with management on both a project and studio level
• Performs other similar or related duties as necessary
• Mentor junior level software engineers

Requirements:

• 5+ years game development experience with at least 3+ years working on engine technology or large game systems, such as AI, physics, networking and character systems
• Strong C/C++ software architecting and engineering skills
• Ability to work with other programmers to interface all project subsystems, including character control, AI, and physics
• Ability to develop and maintain software to aid in the testing of new systems
• Superior problem-solving and analytical skills
• Experience implementing networked gameplay, AI, or physics


Join our team! To apply, please visit: www.f9e.com/jobs (http://www.f9e.com/jobs)

Double Helix - division of Foundation 9 Entertainment
17600 Gillette Ave. Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
www.f9e.com (http://www.f9e.com)

Any questions, please call (949) 698-1668 :: Recruitment