Lead Engineer

Sealost InteractiveApply for this Job
February 18, 2021
Full Time
United States

We are looking for a talented engineer with strong industry experience to lead development for a breakout indie game franchise.  

Our ideal candidate is passionate about and genuinely interested in their craft. Candidate should have strong math, abstract thinking, and problem-solving skills, as the project involves heavy amounts of physics and networking. We strive to provide a relaxed, low-pressure workplace, so self-motivation, independent drive, and excellent communication skills are a must.

What You'll Work On

  • Establish technical pipelines and standards for the company
  • Research and develop advanced physics, inverse kinematics, networking systems, rendering pipelines, and other highly technical solutions
  • Work closely with the art team to maximize visual impact relative to performance cost

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Has an deep understanding of and passion for programming
  • Is comfortable with complex problem solving
  • Experienced with physics, rendering, and networking
  • Has a strong mathematical background
  • Is a forward-thinking, can-do person, with the ability to self-manage to a high level of success

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience working with VR
  • Previous experience developing multiplayer games
  • Experience in a lead role or managing teams of engineers

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Who are we?

Sealost Interactive LLC is a small indie studio working on the sequel to our hit VR success, The Thrill of the Fight. We’re dedicated to making awesome games that we genuinely love to work on while treating our employees like human beings instead of tools.

What do we offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Highly flexible, fully remote working hours with a low pressure, relaxed atmosphere and sane work weeks
  • Virtually unlimited paid vacation/sick leave. As long as you communicate and don’t leave your teammates in the lurch, we want you to work when and how you’re at your best.
  • The opportunity to develop cutting-edge games without big studio bureaucracy

This position is remote and applicants will be considered anywhere within the United States. Escape the crunch of the big studios and come work with a small, tight-knit team in a low-pressure, relaxed atmosphere!

How to apply:

Please send your resume, portfolio, and anything else you think we should see to jobs@sealostinteractive.com

About The Thrill of the Fight

The Thrill of the Fight is a down-to-earth VR boxing game focused on authenticity. Enter a virtual gym and battle a series of unique challengers with their own styles and techniques. Use timing and skill to land the knockout blow. Evade swings, land jabs, and block punches to become the king of the ring!

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