• Collaborate with all disciplines to identify how to utilize existing technology or design new solutions

  • Improve and extend existing pipelines and toolchains to optimize productivity and runtime performance

  • Understand and improve the data-flow and architecture of a game engine


  • Passionate about playing and making games

  • Proficient in C and C++ programming languages for creating 2D and 3D games

  • Strong 3D math skills (linear algebra, vector math)

  • Proactive, curious, and confident in learning on the fly

  • Good oral and written communication skills; ability to work and contribute in a collaborative environment

  • Experience with low level debugging and optimization

  • Experience developing game pipeline tools and editor tools for artists or designers.

  • Experience with multi-threading


  • Experience with GPU programming (graphics shaders, compute)

  • Experience with build systems

  • Experience writing multi-platform code

  • Experience with physics/collision systems.

Benefits & Perks

  • Every member is a core part of the team, involved in any part of the company that interests them!

  • Working in our beautiful office located in Los Angeles (or remotely)!

  • Robust medical and dental insurance for you and your family members

  • Generous Profit Sharing and Bonus plans

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with 4% company match

  • Unlimited discretionary vacation and sick days that we want you to use!

  • Free onsite parking!

  • Chance to work with a top-notch team on cool and unique games!

We are an Equal Opportunity Workplace

Yacht Club Games is committed to diversity and inclusion and we wholeheartedly encourage candidates of diverse backgrounds and voices to apply.

Salary Range

$65,000 to $130,000 per year

Apply for the job

Do you want to join our team as our new Tools & Engine Programmer? Then we'd love to hear about you!

Send us your application today!