The Technical Lead is responsible to ensure the delivery of top-notch technical support for our customers and to ensure all development from the internal support teams as well as external partners conforms to CRYENGINE standards. He works closely with all customer facing departments and owns the communication about technical needs and expectations between our high-profile customers, partners and the CRYENGINE support and development team.
-Provide technological direction and leadership during code design/review
-Oversee and contribute to development of custom features and other development assistance requested by customers
-Act as the main point of contact for engine-related matters between R&D and all customer-facing departments
-Ensure that all development from the support team and external partners is in line with the technical direction of CRYENGINE R&D and properly integrated into the main engine branch
-Represent customer requests and champion solutions to internal development teams
-Represent Crytek and showcase CRYENGINE to existing and potential customers
-Travel to customers’ premises and conferences when required
-Additional tasks in the area of documentation and training
-Improve CRYENGINE development through customer feedback
-Adopt existing development processes and look for improvements
-Listen to requests by the community and act on them
-5+ years of professional C++ programming experience in the Games Industry
-B.Sc. in Computer Science or similar
-Proactive and self-motivated, work without direct supervision
-Excellent problem-solving skills
-Excellent English communication skills (verbal and written)
-Experience developing for multiple platforms, ideally with XBox One and PlayStation 4
-Experience working with all major aspects of a game engine
-Experience with debugging multi-threaded systems
-Working experience and good understanding of C# and Python
-Must be able to write and maintain documentation
-Passion and knowledge of games
-Willing to travel for off-site meetings as needed
-Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area , Germany
What you can expect from us:
-A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
-Flexible work time.
-Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
-Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
-Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
-Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
-A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!
Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia (Bulgaria), Seoul (South Korea), Shanghai (China), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, and The Climb. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.
For more information visit www.crytek.com and www.cryengine.com .