facebook tracking

Technical Director

You have a passion for Special Effects and 3D Animation? Is your skillset more on the technical/programming part of Computer Generated Graphics? You are used to handle complex VFX pipelines? If so, we are looking for someone like you!

Join the team that is creating the movie format of the future! The PresenZ project intends to revolutionize how we experience movies. Your job will be to help major visual effects companies use our tools and create immersive movies without compromise on image quality!

Work Tasks:

  • Support Nozon team for in house VR productions in PresenZ. 
  • Help major VFX companies using PresenZ for their high-end immersive movies. 
  • Collaborate with our development team to improve PresenZ format and tools.
  • Onsite support (worldwide)

You have at least 3 years working experience as a Technical Director for Visual Effects and 3D animation. Preferably you have a BA/BS degree and you possess excellent communication skills in English, both spoken and written.

To be successful in this position you are:

  • Programming : Python scripting. 
  • Knowledge of Versioning tools like GIT or Mercurial.
  • Experience in lighting, rendering, scene optimization.
  • Experience in 3D Packages Plug-ins development ( Max, Maya… ) is a plus. 
  • Shading writing experience for a raytracer (for Renderman, VRay, etc…), preferably experience in writing Arnold custom shader is a plus. 
  • French is a plus.

Still reading? Good because here comes the good part of this job ad:

We offer you a position at a dynamic and rapidly growing company where we open new horizons for storytelling and visual experiences. While we grow, we want you to grow with us and to evolve in your professional development.

Sounds good? Then we can’t wait to see your CV and meet you.
We recommend you to apply as soon as possible; selection and interviews are held continuously. Send your application with a resumé and a personal letter in English.

Starbreeze is an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products. With studios in Stockholm, Paris and Los Angeles, the company creates games by own design and through licensed content, aiming to create franchises that prosper as games and elsewhere. We live and die by gameplay.

Starbreeze's most recent games include PAYDAY 2, the adrenaline fuelled bank robbing co-op game and the upcoming survival co-op FPS OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead based on the hit comic series. Starbreeze is pioneering digital self-publishing, inviting developers to leverage its self publishing knowhow on Steam, having one of the largest communities on the digital distribution platform.

Next, Starbreeze is set to develop truly immersive virtual reality experiences, integrating software and hardware in the Project StarVR and the StarVR head mounted display. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Starbreeze's shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm First North Premier. For more information, please visit (www.starbreeze.com).

You will be involved in this new Starbreeze Business, more precisely on the Virtual Reality Movie Experience, linked to the PresenZ technology developped by Nozon, now a Starbreeze subsidiary (www.nozon.com/presenz).

Apply for this job

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Brussels Directions info@starbreeze.com

Why work at Starbreeze?

  • Producer Driven Organization

    The organisation is build around, and with, the production team in the center, surrounded with the other departments to enable the creation of kick-ass games.

  • In the forefront of technology

    Developing games and hardware for VR, do we need to say more?

  • Bank robbers, zombies, who knows what's coming next...

    We take ownership of the IP's we work with and have the future lined up with the worlds largest brands in production.

Culture... or is it a lifestyle?

Do you recognise yourself in the following description? If so you could be one of us!

Team Oriented – we value trust and openness; clear communication and the team result trumps the individuals performance.

Ownership – we are committed to delivering excellence, including holding ourselves and others accountable. We get sh*t done.

Solution Minded – we always present solutions, based on analysis of identified problems.

Already working at Starbreeze?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.


Applicant tracking system by Teamtailor