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Get a job: Kabam is hiring an experienced Rendering Engineer

Mobile game maker Kabam is looking to hire an experienced rendering engineer to take a senior role among the team making mobile games at Kabam's San Franciso, CA headquarters.

February 19, 2016

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Senior Rendering Engineer, Kabam

Location: San Francisco, CA

You will work in Kabam’s cohesive studio format that puts you in close contact with other software engineers, art, sound, and product teams. Engineers sit in an open office format that encourages conversation and teamwork while developing. You will participate in regular meetings that provide updates on progress and define new priorities.  

Day to day:

  • Design, implement and maintain all rendering code/shaders for a mobile game project.

  • Integrate rendering features to/from central rendering technology.

  • General game development programming, including UI and debugging.

  • Work closely with Art Director/Tech Director and provide guidance for art production.

  • Participate in development scheduling and hit deadlines for assigned tasks.

  • Implement robust, flexible, and well-architected systems with a focus on art and design tools pipeline.

Career Progression:
This role is a senior-level position. The right candidate who continues learning, contributing, and innovating would find a great career path into a Lead Engineer role with much more control/ownership over the code and the ability to work on various projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience

Years Experience:

  • Minimum 5+ years in the games industry

MUST Have Qualifications:

  • Deep understanding of rendering pipelines and techniques.

  • Must be able to write shaders using CG

  • Strong math background

  • Strong understanding of C#

  • Unity 3D experience a huge plus

  • C++/Objective-C knowledge a plus

  • Shipped at least 1 mobile/console game as a rendering programmer.

  • Able to work effectively in a highly collaborative and team-oriented environment

  • Able to clearly and openly communicate with technical and non-technical audience

  • A genuine passion for video games

  • BONUS: Ability/willingness to mentor other team members


  • Full Health, Dental, and Vision

  • Stock Options

  • 401k with matching

  • $250 gym reimbursement

  • $1000 per year educational stipend

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Daily catered lunches and dinners

  • Tons of snacks, drinks, etc.


We will assist with relocation for the right candidate.

Kabam is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
**Successful applicants will be asked to show proof that they can legally work in the U.S.**

Interested? Apply now!

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