Senior Physics Engineer
Job Title: Senior Physics Engineer
Location: Guildford, Utrecht, Remote*
Salary: Dependant on experience but competitive
Hours of Work: 9 am to 5.30 pm
Reports To: Technical Director
Application Email: Contact@StellarEntertainment.Software
Stellar Entertainment is a video game development studio based in Guildford, Surrey at the heart of a thriving community of game developers and publishers. We are a group of ambitious, collaborative and passionate developers supported by industry veterans with a collectively diverse and impressive softography, dedicated to creating an empowering, family first working environment.
We have recently released Need For Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered and Burnout Paradise Remastered to critical acclaim across multiple platforms.
Having worked on a string of hits, winning lots of awards, we know what it takes to ship quality entertainment. We are a focused, motivated, innovative team that puts game entertainment front and centre of all that we do.
We approach everything we do with the single-minded goal of being the best. We will take on the difficult work so that those who have a vested interest in what we create – both our partners and our players – can enjoy an unparalleled experience.
Whether it’s the creation of our games, the development of collaborations with high profile industry partners or the building of a long-term future for our studio, we have what it takes to do amazing work every day.
Making games is a team sport and we know our team performs at its best when our people can work in a culture of trust and flexibility and feel they have the freedom to take care of all the other important aspects of their lives, as well as their work.
Working under the direction of the Technical Director this is our senior physics engineer position. We firmly believe that simulation is the next frontier for video games. Creating believable, physically accurate worlds will lead to the next level of video games. Partnering with our Creative Director, and gameplay teams, your code will create realism of our Gen 5 titles.
- Expert level knowledge of 3d mathematics
- Great C++ and ability to architect, and debug, large systems
- Knowledge of PhysX and ideally Havok
- Ability to debug physics stability issues
- Understand of how to translate “Designer Speak” into Newtownian equations
- You have strong problem-solving skills
- You are a team player
- Eligible to work in the UK (with NI number).
- Ability to work closely with cross-discipline teams to understand their needs
- Motivation, and drive to work with the best, and become one of them.
Stellar Entertainment Software Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are
made without regard to race, colour, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or
expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition,
pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Stellar Entertainment Software Ltd also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.
* Means working remotely but you may be required to be on site for major project meetings at the companies discretion.