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Graphics / Rendering Programmer Technology Team Oslo

Funcom is looking for a talented rendering programmer with a keen interest in visual effects and solid knowledge of modern rendering approaches, to work on our upcoming games.

As part of our core technology team, you will design, write and optimize rendering features, working closely with the artists to help us create visually compelling experiences.

You will also be heavily involved in deciding how best to drive our visuals forward.

Requirements:

- Excellent knowledge of modern rendering algorithms and techniques.

- Excellent 3d Math skills.

- Demonstrated experience working on recent graphics APIs, such as d3d12/11/libGNM.

- Strong c++ and software design skills, including experience working in multithreaded and memory constrained environments.

- Strong communication skills (English is our working language).

- Contributed significant rendering technology on one or more released titles.

- A passion for visuals.

Desirable:

- Experience working with UE4

 If you do not have extensive experience but still feel you would be a good match for us, please send us some code samples demonstrating your ability.

Please send CV and cover letter in english, alongside any code samples.

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be a team player who can work closely not only with designer but all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.
Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.


Video Producer Conan Exiles Oslo

Funcom is looking for a highly skilled video producer to capture, edit and produce a wide range of video material for all Funcom games. The video producer will work closely with the marketing department as well as the developers in order to create high quality trailers, behind-the-scenes documentaries, video advertisements and other promotional video material for high-profile games such as ‘Conan Exiles’ and future titles.

This position will be located in Oslo.

Requirements:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. The candidate will be required to work closely with people from a wide range of positions within the company.
  • Proficiency with computer software and video games is required. The candidate must have a solid understanding of games and how to present games in video.
  • A high level of proficiency with video capturing equipment and technology, as well video editing software. Funcom does operate with a set type of software.
  • The candidate must be able to capture both in-game video and real video, and will have to see a project through from pre-planning to capturing to final video. Prior experience with capturing in-game video footage is preferred.
  • The candidate must have an eye for esthetics and possess the right visual flair needed to produce high quality visual material for a global market.
  • Prior work experience in games will be a plus, but is not a requirement.

Responsibilities:

  • Storyboard, capture, edit and produce all of Funcom’s video material, ranging from full trailer videos to behind-the-scenes documentaries and short featurettes.
  • Work directly with the developers in order to secure assets for video production (e.g. specific in-game scenes, customized in-game content and scripted events).

Common for all positions you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games and user experiences
  • To relocate to Oslo, Norway
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be a team player who can work closely with all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.

The starting date for the position will be as soon as possible.

 


Project Manager All products Oslo

Funcom is looking for a project manager to join the development team in Oslo in the production of exciting online RPG games. 

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class technology and games.

You will work with a team of highly experience programmers, designers and artists to create cross platform online RPG games, in a friendly and flexible environment where everyone is given space to learn and grow.

Requirements for the position:

  • Minimum of 2 year of experience with project management techniques and methodologies, preferably within Game Development

Beneficial knowledge

  • Knowledge of Jira
  • Certified Scrum master
  • Degree in game development or management

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills
  • To have a willingness to learn
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To have good English written and oral skills
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • To be a team player who can work closely not only with designer but all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.

Allow a few weeks of processing time.

 


Technical Artist All Products Durham

Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile Technical Artist to join its development team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and unannounced projects.


We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will be responsible for:

  • Refine pipeline with tools and scripts to improve efficiency
  • Act as a liaison between the Art and Programming departments.
  • Work with team to ensure an efficient art pipeline and optimized game.
  • Research and Develop features and assist in evaluating the risk/reward of new features.
  • Recommend and implement ways to improve visual quality
  • Assist with content creation

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of professional experience in game development or a strong technical art background.
  • Knowledge of current real time rendering techniques.
  • Unreal 4 Engine Expert
  • Experience with modeling, UV creation, Shading, Rendering, and animations in 3dsmax.
  • Proficiency in Maxscript
  • Experience creating and optimizing shaders and materials

Desirable:

  • Competence in C++
  • Substance Designer experience
  • Experienced with Rigging and Skinning
  • Understanding of HLSL
  • Common for all positions, you need:
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be a team player who can
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
  • authorization to work in the United States

Funcom Offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gatherings

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.
Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed


Lead Programmer All Products Durham

Funcom is now looking for an enthusiastic Lead Programmer to join a highly motivated team of talented developers and industry veterans working on a next-gen title.


We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will lead, grow, and mentor a team of programmers throughout the development of new projects. You will be responsible for establishing the architectural vision of new games and help coordinate the maintenance of our existing live MMOs.

Requirements for the position:

  • Ability to lead engineers, providing technical direction, as well as mentoring members of the team.
  • Strong C++ skills, including experience working in multithreaded and memory constrained environments.
  • Deep understanding of multiple engine areas (networking, AI, physics, animations, rendering, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of 3D math / trigonometry.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience working with consoles, including working on TRC compliance issues.
  • Have worked on one or more titles from beginning to end.
  • Demonstrated ability to convert high level product requirements into technical design and tasks.

Common for all positions, you need:

  • to have passion for games 
  • to relocate to Research Triangle Park area in North Carolina
  • to have good English written and oral skills 
  • to have the ability to work in teams
  • authorization to work in the United States


Please apply in English. Please remember to attach your CV and link to your to samples of your work / projects you have worked on.


UI Designer All Products Durham

Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile UI Designer to join its development team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and unannounced projects.


We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will:


• Work with the Art Director to create cohesive and aesthetically pleasing menus, icons and in-game HUDs on new and existing products.
• Collaborate with Programmers and Designers to create functional assets and an intuitive user experience.
• Create wireframe and mockups to prototype UI systems.
• Assist with marketing advertising and website art.


Requirements:


• Solid understanding of UI design and visual design including iconography and typography
• Strong knowledge of design principles with the ability to explain the reasoning for visual design choices
• Expert proficiency with graphic design applications such as Photoshop and/or Illustrator
• Flash/Animation experience


Desirable:


• Experience using Unreal Engine 4 visual scripting
• Experience with concept art and/or illustration


Common for all positions, you need:


• To have a passion for games
• To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
• To be able to handle multiple tasks
• To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
• authorization to work in the United States

 

Funcom Offers:


• Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
• Possibility of advancement
• Dynamic and challenging work environment
• Training opportunities
• Team oriented culture
• Social events and gatherings

 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.


Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.


Associate Tools Programmer All Products Durham

Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile Associate Tools Programmer to join its development team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and unannounced projects.

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will perform hands-on development work on architecting and implementing tools to support our customer service team.  In addition, you will support the billing team in creating and maintaining web sites and tools for stakeholders. 

 

Requirements:

  • 2-3 years of development experience in Python.
  • Familiarity with relational database systems (MySQL, Oracle) and SQL.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript; experience with jQuery is a plus.
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).

 

Desirable:

  • Experience with configuring web server software (Nginx)
  • Experience with modern python framework (Cherrypy, Django, Flask)
  • Working experience in the development as well as consumption of REST APIs. 

 

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
  • authorization to work in the United States 

 

Funcom Offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gatherings

 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and link to projects you worked on.


Technical Artist All Products Durham

Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile Technical Artist to join its development team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and unannounced projects.


We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will be responsible for:

  • Refine pipeline with tools and scripts to improve efficiency
  • Act as a liaison between the Art and Programming departments.
  • Work with team to ensure an efficient art pipeline and optimized game.
  • Research and Develop features and assist in evaluating the risk/reward of new features.
  • Recommend and implement ways to improve visual quality
  • Assist with content creation

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of professional experience in game development or a strong technical art background.
  • Knowledge of current real time rendering techniques.
  • Unreal 4 Engine Expert
  • Experience with modeling, UV creation, Shading, Rendering, and animations in 3dsmax.
  • Proficiency in Maxscript
  • Experience creating and optimizing shaders and materials

Desirable:

  • Competence in C++
  • Substance Designer experience
  • Experienced with Rigging and Skinning
  • Understanding of HLSL
  • Common for all positions, you need:
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be a team player who can
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
  • authorization to work in the United States

Funcom Offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gatherings

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.
Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed


Graphics / Rendering Programmer Technology Team Oslo

Funcom is looking for a talented rendering programmer with a keen interest in visual effects and solid knowledge of modern rendering approaches, to work on our upcoming games.

As part of our core technology team, you will design, write and optimize rendering features, working closely with the artists to help us create visually compelling experiences.

You will also be heavily involved in deciding how best to drive our visuals forward.

Requirements:

- Excellent knowledge of modern rendering algorithms and techniques.

- Excellent 3d Math skills.

- Demonstrated experience working on recent graphics APIs, such as d3d12/11/libGNM.

- Strong c++ and software design skills, including experience working in multithreaded and memory constrained environments.

- Strong communication skills (English is our working language).

- Contributed significant rendering technology on one or more released titles.

- A passion for visuals.

Desirable:

- Experience working with UE4

 If you do not have extensive experience but still feel you would be a good match for us, please send us some code samples demonstrating your ability.

Please send CV and cover letter in english, alongside any code samples.

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be a team player who can work closely not only with designer but all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.
Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.


Lead Programmer All Products Durham

Funcom is now looking for an enthusiastic Lead Programmer to join a highly motivated team of talented developers and industry veterans working on a next-gen title.


We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will lead, grow, and mentor a team of programmers throughout the development of new projects. You will be responsible for establishing the architectural vision of new games and help coordinate the maintenance of our existing live MMOs.

Requirements for the position:

  • Ability to lead engineers, providing technical direction, as well as mentoring members of the team.
  • Strong C++ skills, including experience working in multithreaded and memory constrained environments.
  • Deep understanding of multiple engine areas (networking, AI, physics, animations, rendering, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of 3D math / trigonometry.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience working with consoles, including working on TRC compliance issues.
  • Have worked on one or more titles from beginning to end.
  • Demonstrated ability to convert high level product requirements into technical design and tasks.

Common for all positions, you need:

  • to have passion for games 
  • to relocate to Research Triangle Park area in North Carolina
  • to have good English written and oral skills 
  • to have the ability to work in teams
  • authorization to work in the United States


Please apply in English. Please remember to attach your CV and link to your to samples of your work / projects you have worked on.


UI Designer All Products Durham

Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile UI Designer to join its development team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and unannounced projects.


We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will:


• Work with the Art Director to create cohesive and aesthetically pleasing menus, icons and in-game HUDs on new and existing products.
• Collaborate with Programmers and Designers to create functional assets and an intuitive user experience.
• Create wireframe and mockups to prototype UI systems.
• Assist with marketing advertising and website art.


Requirements:


• Solid understanding of UI design and visual design including iconography and typography
• Strong knowledge of design principles with the ability to explain the reasoning for visual design choices
• Expert proficiency with graphic design applications such as Photoshop and/or Illustrator
• Flash/Animation experience


Desirable:


• Experience using Unreal Engine 4 visual scripting
• Experience with concept art and/or illustration


Common for all positions, you need:


• To have a passion for games
• To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
• To be able to handle multiple tasks
• To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
• authorization to work in the United States

 

Funcom Offers:


• Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
• Possibility of advancement
• Dynamic and challenging work environment
• Training opportunities
• Team oriented culture
• Social events and gatherings

 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.


Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.


Video Producer Conan Exiles Oslo

Funcom is looking for a highly skilled video producer to capture, edit and produce a wide range of video material for all Funcom games. The video producer will work closely with the marketing department as well as the developers in order to create high quality trailers, behind-the-scenes documentaries, video advertisements and other promotional video material for high-profile games such as ‘Conan Exiles’ and future titles.

This position will be located in Oslo.

Requirements:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. The candidate will be required to work closely with people from a wide range of positions within the company.
  • Proficiency with computer software and video games is required. The candidate must have a solid understanding of games and how to present games in video.
  • A high level of proficiency with video capturing equipment and technology, as well video editing software. Funcom does operate with a set type of software.
  • The candidate must be able to capture both in-game video and real video, and will have to see a project through from pre-planning to capturing to final video. Prior experience with capturing in-game video footage is preferred.
  • The candidate must have an eye for esthetics and possess the right visual flair needed to produce high quality visual material for a global market.
  • Prior work experience in games will be a plus, but is not a requirement.

Responsibilities:

  • Storyboard, capture, edit and produce all of Funcom’s video material, ranging from full trailer videos to behind-the-scenes documentaries and short featurettes.
  • Work directly with the developers in order to secure assets for video production (e.g. specific in-game scenes, customized in-game content and scripted events).

Common for all positions you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games and user experiences
  • To relocate to Oslo, Norway
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be a team player who can work closely with all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.

The starting date for the position will be as soon as possible.

 


Associate Tools Programmer All Products Durham

Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile Associate Tools Programmer to join its development team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and unannounced projects.

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will perform hands-on development work on architecting and implementing tools to support our customer service team.  In addition, you will support the billing team in creating and maintaining web sites and tools for stakeholders. 

 

Requirements:

  • 2-3 years of development experience in Python.
  • Familiarity with relational database systems (MySQL, Oracle) and SQL.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript; experience with jQuery is a plus.
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).

 

Desirable:

  • Experience with configuring web server software (Nginx)
  • Experience with modern python framework (Cherrypy, Django, Flask)
  • Working experience in the development as well as consumption of REST APIs. 

 

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
  • authorization to work in the United States 

 

Funcom Offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gatherings

 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and link to projects you worked on.


Project Manager All products Oslo

Funcom is looking for a project manager to join the development team in Oslo in the production of exciting online RPG games. 

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class technology and games.

You will work with a team of highly experience programmers, designers and artists to create cross platform online RPG games, in a friendly and flexible environment where everyone is given space to learn and grow.

Requirements for the position:

  • Minimum of 2 year of experience with project management techniques and methodologies, preferably within Game Development

Beneficial knowledge

  • Knowledge of Jira
  • Certified Scrum master
  • Degree in game development or management

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills
  • To have a willingness to learn
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To have good English written and oral skills
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • To be a team player who can work closely not only with designer but all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.

Allow a few weeks of processing time.

 




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