The Walt Disney Company Sr Software Engineer in San Francisco, California
The Lucasfilm Advanced Development Group (ADG) is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team.
ADG develops tools and techniques for high-fidelity computer graphics and simulation. Our goal is to expand and enhance creative storytelling in the Star Wars universe through real-time rendering of film-quality imagery. Our work can be seen powering many of the ILMxLAB immersive experiences.
As a Senior Software Engineer you will play a key role in defining and developing tools and software that content creators use to deliver their vision. Working across a diverse range of areas such as rendering, AI, audio, editors, input devices, tools, and pipelines, you will prototype new ideas, troubleshoot existing systems, and play a key role in leveraging our technology for creative endeavors.
Independently implement major engine systems
Rapidly prototype new ideas and concepts
Design, create, refine, and debug systems, features, tools and infrastructure as needed
Support content creators and other customers of ADG technology
Proactively identify and address areas for improved user experiences
Plan and manage tasks and schedules effectively
Collaborate with other engineers to form a highly productive team
Mentor junior Engineers
Preferred Qualifications :
Strong knowledge of C++/C/C#
Strong 3D math including linear algebra
Deep experience with data structures, algorithms performance, and parallel processing techniques
Deep experience with one or more of the following – Rendering, AI, Animation, Physics, Networking, Gameplay
Self-motivated individual with excellent problem solving skills
Experienced working with and maintaining large codebases
Must be detail oriented and organized, possess strong communication skills, and be able to handle a variety of tasks in an efficient manner.
Experience with VR/AR technologies
Good knowledge of Python
Familiarity with DCC packages such as Maya
5+ years of prior experience with game engine development
Ownership of a major engine subsystem for shipped console games.
Job ID: 561096BR
Location: San Francisco,California
Job Posting Company: Studio Entertainment