Rendering Engineer – Rocksmith+

Sep 23, 2022
San Francisco, United States
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

When you’re a Rendering Engineer on Rocksmith+, you connect with our players on two of the most basic aspects of a game: its visuals and its performance. Your exceptional engineering skills, your sharp eye for visual detail, and your knowledge of GPUs allow you to write our most fundamental code and deliver a stunning visual experience.

You’ll also be part of the diverse Ubisoft San Francisco team. We embrace a variety of work situations based on what is best for the team, and we welcome people working in our SF office, remotely from other locations, or some combination of the two. We put a priority on supporting our team members and what makes them happiest and most productive.


  • Develop graphics technology to take full advantage of our user’s mobile devices
  • Collaborate with artists and technical artists to improve visual fidelity and rendering speed
  • Develop and optimize shaders (HLSL code) for the various target GPUs
  • Implement new graphics features and expose those new interfaces to gameplay
  • Extend engine code to take advantage of new rendering techniques
  • Work closely with mobile or console hardware to find performance optimizations
  • Working on all aspects of rendering from the content creation tools to the data pipeline to the render backend to the GPU


  • Strong C++ coding skills
  • Solid understanding of graphics programming for mobile devices or related experience in console or PC development
  • Successful rendering experience working with graphics APIs such as Direct3D, Vulkan, or OpenGL
  • A proficiency to communicate with all disciplines and to support and elevate the team in terms of visuals and performance
  • A thorough grasp of vector math, memory management, and multithreaded programming techniques
  • Experience developing on video-game consoles or mobile platforms and in performance optimization for mobile platforms
  • An interest in learning new technologies, engines, rendering techniques, and programming languages
  • Android, iOS, or Console Rendering programming experience
  • GPU Optimization, shaders, and platform experience 

Learn more about Rocksmith+ here -
Learn more about the Snowdrop engine here -


  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Employer HSA contribution to fully cover your deductible (with enrollment in a HSA eligible medical plan)
  • 401k match
  • Paid vacation, holiday and wellness time
  • Fitness, physical challenge, and eSports competition reimbursements
  • Ginger emotional support app for you and your adult dependents with up to 10 sessions per year of video-based therapy and psychiatry services
  • Membership to One Medical
  • Rocket Lawyer online legal service membership
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid time off to volunteer
  • Pawternity – paid time off to bond with a newly adopted pet
  • Sabbatical leave available after 5 years of employment
  • Access to all of the latest Ubisoft games for PC
  • Generous discount on new Ubisoft games

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guideline


Ubisoft is composed of over 20,000 talented people located in 55+ development studios and offices across the globe. With more than 80% of our teams dedicated to creation, Ubisoft is the biggest in-house creative force in the industry.

Ubisoft’s worldwide network of video game development studios and business offices work hand-in-hand each day to deliver rich and innovative gaming experiences that reflect the creativity and diversity of their teams. This cross-studio collaboration model means every team member has the opportunity to participate in challenging projects based on iconic brands including Assassin\'s Creed®, Tom Clancy\'s Rainbow Six Siege®, Tom Clancy\'s The Division®, For Honor®, Rabbids®, Rayman®, Watch Dogs®, Far Cry®, The Crew®, Just Dance® and more. Ubisoft is a global leader in the video games and entertainment software industry.

We are committed to enriching player’s lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. We create worlds where people can express themselves, explore and discover new possibilities.

Are you looking to work with enthusiastic experts who are tackling game-changing challenges in entertainment and beyond? At Ubisoft, we offer an open environment where bright ideas are given a chance to shine, and everyone is eager to share knowledge.

Skills and competencies show up in different forms and can be based on different experiences, that\'s why we strongly encourage you to apply even though you may not have all the requirements listed above.

At Ubisoft, you can come as you are. We embrace diversity in all its forms. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences. Ubisoft is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

Take entertainment to the next level. Join us and create the unknown.

We do not accept any unsolicited resumes submitted by staffing or placement agencies or recruiters.

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