Senior Render Developer (Unannounced Project)

Kyiv, Ukraine
Software Engineering

Job Overview

Wargaming is looking for an experienced Senior Render Developer to join our dynamic Game Engine Development team. As an integral part of our team, you will play a pivotal role in the development and enhancement of our cross-platform game engine, written in C++. We're seeking an individual with robust technical prowess and a passion for gaming, to help us drive forward our ambition of creating ground-breaking gaming experiences.

What will you do?

  • Develop and enhance rendering features within our game engine, elevating the visual quality and performance
  • Drive the refactoring and optimization of existing codebase, ensuring efficiency and maintainability
  • Proactively identify and fix bugs, ensuring the smooth performance and stability of our game engine
  • Collaborate effectively with the game product team and QA to deliver top-quality product

What are we looking for?

  • A strong technical background with a deep understanding of computer science principles
  • 3+ years of commercial C++ development experience.
  • Experience in any graphics API (DirectX, Vulkan, OpenGL)
  • Proficiency in writing shaders (GLSL, HLSL)
  • Solid understanding of linear algebra (vectors, matrices, quaternions)
  • Experience in creating 3D demo applications or your own engine is a significant plus
  • Proficiency in debugging and profiling tools (Nsight, Renderdoc, PIX etc)
  • Comprehensive understanding of the graphics pipeline and GPU architecture
  • Practical knowledge of DirectX 11/12/Vulkan
  • Advanced or intermediate level of English

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Have released game titles in CV.
  • Knowledge and experience working with the Entity Component System



Benefits and perks are tailored to the local market and culture. Our benefits in Kyiv include:

  • 24 business days of annual leave per calendar year
  • 6 trust days per calendar year
  • Career development and education opportunities within the company
  • Premium Private Health Care (with wellness program option)
  • Mental health support
  • Life event bonuses (Employee’s Birthday, Marriage, Child’s Birth…)
  • English courses with 50% contribution
  • Employee discounts
  • Personal Gaming Account 
  • Coffee, fruits, and snacks in the office
  • Company events 
  • Seniority Awards  
  • Referral program - You can recommend the best talents to the company and receive a reward  


About Wargaming 

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 15 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.

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