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Game Designer

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Job Details
Job Order Number
2745605
Company Name
Torch Technologies
Physical Address
will discuss during interview
HUNTSVILLE, AL 35802
Job Description

Description:
Job Description
Torch Technologies, a 100% employee-owned company, is
seeking a professional Game Designer to join a team
currently developing a virtual training device.
Candidates applying for this position will have the
opportunity to apply their passion for developing
interactive visualization products for educating and
training soldiers, sailors, airmen, marines, and
civilians using the latest visualization technology
(including Unreal Engine, Oculus Rift, etc.).
The candidate will work as part of a highly motivated
visualization team, building high-profile products that
significantly reduce or eliminate the need for high-cost
hardware trainers. The candidate selected for this
position will be a member of an agile development team
working closely with fellow programmers, artists, and
subject matter experts to develop a virtual training
device. Candidate must be able to work well both
independently and within a multi-collaborative team
environment.
Job Responsibilities

  • Design and Storyboard new features and collaborate
    with development team to finalize these features
  • Utilize Unreal Engine s Blueprint system to
    prototype, test, and debug new features based on
    defined requirements
  • Follow best practices, development processes, and
    coding standards
  • Conduct peer reviews and provide detailed design
    documentation
  • Collaborate with team members, customers, and
    Subject Matter Experts to develop products for
    military and commercial customers
    Job Requirements
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills to
    convey design concepts and ideas to development team
  • Proficiency in rapid prototyping to test feasibility
    of concepts
  • Experience utilizing Unreal Engine 4 or Unity
  • Experience using Perforce or similar version control
    software
  • Possess a demonstrated ability to work unsupervised,
    prioritize workload, manage time efficiently, and
    work in a team environment
  • Ability to take ownership of specific features and
    design tasks
  • A Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science, Software
    Engineering, or Game Development, or 5+ years of
    directly related experience, is required. Additional
    relevant experience will be considered in lieu of a
    degree. Considering entry level, mid-level, and
    top-level candidates.
    Bonus Qualifications
  • Have a solid understanding of Object-Oriented
    Programming Methodology
  • Experience in the VR and/or AR Realm
  • Thorough knowledge of the game development process
  • A portfolio of game design or development related
    projects
  • Experience using JIRA or similar agile development
    tools
    The position requires that the candidate must be a U.S.
    citizen in order to meet requirements for obtaining a
    final secret security clearance. Inability to obtain a
    secret clearance will result in candidate being
    ineligible for this position. Candidate must be able to
    travel as needed.
    Requirements:

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