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Senior Graphics Programmer

Division: Bethesda Game Studios - Dallas | Department: Programming | Location: Dallas , TX, US

Bethesda Game Studios Dallas is seeking a Senior Graphics Programmer to join our team. We're looking for an agile problem solver to push pixels and perfect pipelines for future AAA titles. This position will work closely with other departments to deliver industry-leading visuals that redefine the expectation of both quality and performance.


  • Collaborate with artists, designers, and other engineers to design, research, innovate, schedule and implement rendering technologies and feature sets

  • Work closely with technical artists to create highly-productive content workflows

  • Invent, extend, and maintain features, workflows, and tools

  • Work on performance, optimization, and other features as required across multiple platforms and technologies


  • 5+ years game industry programming experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent demonstrable experience

  • Programming experience on shipped AAA titles

  • Very strong C++ design and coding experience

  • Experience developing tools and workflows

  • Extensive profiling and optimization experience

  • Extensive GPU and shader experience

  • Compute shader experience

  • Extensive OpenGL and DirectX 11 experience

  • Familiarity with physically based shading models, shadow rendering and related concepts

  • Passion for graphics programming and staying on top of current techniques

  • Ability to quickly adapt to new technologies and tasks

  • Excellent organization and time management skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code that conforms to standards and practices

  • Must be a self-motivated and energetic team player with a very strong work ethic and cooperative attitude

Desired Skills: 

  • Credited as a graphics programmer on multiple AAA titles

  • Console graphics experience

  • Experience with explicit rendering APIs (Vulkan/DirectX 12/Metal)

  • Experience with VR technologies

  • Familiarity with data-oriented design

  • C# experience

  • Experience in idTech, Creation Engine, Unity, Unreal Engine


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