Senior Graphics Programmer – Holistic Engine

Keen Core is an independent software company creating tools for the games industry. We are currently focused on our Holistic Game Engine which is used in a next generation title by our friends at keen games.

To optimize the performance of our multi-platform Holistic Engine for next gen platforms, Keen Core is looking for a Senior Graphics Programmer. You should have experience and fun finding good solutions to complicated graphics problems.


Your responsibilities are:

  • Research, design and implement new engine features for current and future versions of the engine
  • Find and optimize performance and memory bottlenecks
  • Maintain and support existing and new engine features
  • Work with the art team to find the optimal approach for their requirements
  • Keep current with new trends/technological developments in the industry
  • Be part of a small and highly collaborative multi-discipline development team


Your education / prior experience:

  • At least 3 years of professional graphics-related experience in the games industry
  • Good fundamental knowledge about the graphics pipeline and current hardware bottlenecks
  • Deep knowledge of at least one low-level graphics API (Vulkan, D3D12, gnm)
  • Experience with console graphics programming is a big plus
  • Fluent in HLSL and C++
  • Experience with reading/analyzing Assembly (x86) language is a plus


What we offer you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Travel expense allowance
  • Relocation assistance & allowance
  • Deferred compensation
  • Pleasant and collegial atmosphere in a well-established but still young company
  • Remote work possible (preferably from the EU/in the GMT time zone)
  • Occasional travel to Frankfurt/Germany may be required


We are very curious to meet you and can’t wait to start working with you. So please send your detailed application to¬†and we will get in touch with you.