Nintendo of America Inc.

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

Graphics Engineer (Retro Studios)

at Nintendo of America Inc.

Posted: 3/13/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 180000006Q

Job Description

Retro Studios
Founded in 1998, Retro Studios is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nintendo Company, Ltd.  Retro is a state-of-the-art game development studio, working in conjunction with Nintendo to bring award-winning games to Nintendo's cutting-edge next-generation platforms.  Retro Studios is located in beautiful Austin, Texas. With rolling hills, scenic waterways, abundant wildlife, vibrant music and film scenes, and a laid-back cosmopolitan culture, Austin is a dynamic city with an excellent quality of life.  Austin's sunny weather also supports a great range of outdoor activities, providing plenty of venues for top-notch game developers to recharge and unwind.



  • Individualcontributor that develops, writes and debugs code for video game software andtools with a specific focus on engine programming for rendering and variousother systems as required. 
  • Designs, develops, writes, tests, andimplements code and shaders in HLSL and GLSL
  • Writes clear, maintainable, portablecode
  • Writes documentation for otherprogrammers' use
  • Anticipates, identifies and articulatesproblem areas and develops preventative solutions
  • Participates in providing feedback forthe work of other Engineers


  • Prior experience working on graphicsand simulation systems for AAA video games required
  • 5 years of experience preferred
  • Effective organization, analytical andproblem solving skills
  • Strong understanding of 3D graphics techniquesand algorithms and their applications in computer simulation and video gamesoftware; Background in object-oriented design and software engineeringmethodologies
  • Professional experience in programmingC/C and C#
  • Background in object-oriented designand software engineering methodologies
  • Strong math and physics skills required
  • Must be proficient with HLSL/GLSL 
  • Ability to work in a highlycollaborative environment with rapidly changing requirement, with a focus onquality is a must
  • Undergraduatedegree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field required, orspecific experience video game programming. Advanced degree preferred. 

We are an equal opportunity employer valuing diversity…celebrating strengths.