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Graphics Engineer


Vicarious Visions Inc.


Albany, United States

United States

Programming and Development





Permanent | Full Time



Graphics Engineer


As a graphics engineer at Vicarious Visions, you will be responsible for creating stunning visuals for our games.  You’ll work with other industry experts to implement techniques that help realize the vision of our art team.

In the spirit of inclusion, we encourage everyone to apply.



In the spirit of inclusion, we encourage everyone to apply.



About the role


  • Implement and maintain graphics systems and graphics features.
  • Identify weaknesses in engineering workflows and collaborate with tools engineers to improve those workflows.
  • Collaborate with artists in establishing and shepherding the artistic vision.
  • Evaluate and improve rendering feature performance.
  • Create and maintain tools to help content creators optimize assets.









About you


  • 2+ years of graphics experience in a professional setting
  • Shipped at least one game with significant contributions to the graphics engine
  • Knowledge and experience with modern real-time graphics techniques
  • Solid understanding of graphics fundamentals
  • Strong mathematics skills, including trigonometry and linear algebra
  • Comfortable programming in various languages including C and C++
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Deep curiosity about real-time graphics
  • Experience with graphics on multiple platforms, including mobile platforms, is a plus


About us


In 2018, Vicarious Visions celebrated its 27th year in the industry. Over the years, we have made hundreds of games, in every genre, on every conceivable game platform in the known universe. We are a studio that is built to last, and now we are embarking on a brand new chapter.



Our philosophy of combining cutting-edge tech with creative innovation is evidenced in all of our products – from Skylanders to Crash Bandicoot, to Destiny 2.



We thrive on a culture of teamwork, respect and fun. We have built a welcoming and relaxed workplace that invites creativity and encourages individual voices. We not only give our developers a safe and warm place to incubate and grow their ideas but the tools and support necessary to turn those ideas into impactful and memorable experiences.

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