Playground Games is looking to grow their Forza Horizon team with a skilled and experienced rendering specialist possessing detailed knowledge of rendering methods, performance considerations and memory restrictions on console platforms.

Your first-rate C++ and software architecture skills and experience of coding, debugging and optimising complex systems on published titles will make you a key part of the development process.

Working at senior level in a team of highly skilled engineers, you will be responsible for the implementation of cutting edge rendering techniques. Engineers with in-depth knowledge of consoles are ideal for this role, as you will innovate on this technology to produce visually stunning game experiences.

You’ll work closely with art teams to realise their vision, so your ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively are vital. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to push the boundaries of technology.

Skills summary:

  • Experience of working on published console titles
  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills
  • Detailed knowledge of rendering techniques and performance on console
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for games

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an established, highly experienced and collaborative team, within one of the world’s most exciting games studios. It provides exciting new challenges for experienced developers looking to further their career and create world class games.

Apply Now
David Waby's message image

A message from

David Waby

“The working environment within the engineering team provides the opportunity to influence and drive features whilst surrounded by the expertise and knowledge to develop and innovate.”