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Tool Programmer
Vietnam (Hanoi)

Date posted: 17.11.2023

Job type: Full time

Vietnam (Hanoi)

Full time

Job perks: Multiculturality; Agility; Gaming project

About the project

How we hire:
At Pentalog, excellence is what you'll do. We're guided by a mission to positively impact the software development world. 

From this year, Pentalog has been integrated to Globant - a prominent digital transformation company, to enhance its footprint and services across France and Europe. When you join Pentalog, you are part of a dynamic team working for Pentalog as a division of Globant, contributing to our collective mission in the digital transformation landscape.

Right now, we are looking for an experienced Tools Programmer to join our gaming studio team at Globant! This person is responsible for the overall visual aspects of all our work-for-hire projects along with our internal projects. 

Job requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience relating to your speciality;
  • Excellent C# and C++ skills;
  • Excellent WPF and QT frameworks;
  • Experience with Python language, MEL, and Maya API;
  • Technical support focused; 
  • B.S or B.A degree in Computer Science/Game Art or equivalent;
  • Strong English skills.

Other skills and Abilities:

  • Expert knowledge of one 3D package (Maya, 3DS Max or Modo) for production
  • Houdini knowledge
  • Experience with scripting languages (MEL script, Max Script, Python/PyMel, PS Action Script, Lua, C# or equivalents) and shading languages/networks. Experience in C/C++ is a plus
  • Ability to create 3D art pipelines and document processes
  • Understand how to optimize game assets and levels
  • Able to identify inefficiencies and create scripts to automate processes
  • Strong understanding of rendering budgets and other technical constraints related to performance in real-time engines
  • Ability to adapt rapidly to new or changing technology with an interest in finding ways to evolve and improve the environment creation pipeline
  • Solid organization skills with adherence to file structures, naming conventions, and other established protocols
  • Excellent ability to self-manage and accurately predict and adhere to task length estimates and deadlines
  • Be able to work with tight deadlines and constraints and the ability to embrace change
  • Communicate updates and properly escalate concerns to the appropriate team member(s) and manager(s)
  • Ability to give and receive critiques for art and not take it too personally
  • Game Engine Experience UE2, UE3, UE4, CryEngine3+, Unity 3D
  • Passion for Video Games.


  • Work in Agile teams, enjoy good teamwork, and work in a professional working environment; 
  • Possibility to develop your career within an international company; 
  • We are a global company, with many offices and projects all over the world (opportunity to travel to other countries where there are Pentalog offices); 
  • We provide a professional roadmap, support, and onboard training; 
  • Free technical learning courses, foreign language courses (English, French); 
  • Enjoy interesting activities: Coding challenges, PentaBAR, Hackathon etc.; 
  • 100% of the salary is paid during the probation period; 
  • Attractive salary and bonuses; 
  • Social insurance payment is based on the full salary to keep your full benefits; 
  • A premium healthcare package (PVI 24/7 health insurance package + an annual health check-up); 
  • Flexible working hours, no fingerprint timekeeping; 
  • Working days: 5 days/week: from Monday to Friday (we don't encourage working overtime, as we value our colleague’s personal time); 
  • Paid annual leave: 26 days (11 holidays +15 vacation days); 
  • Company equipment: devices and subscriptions used for work (Laptop, Case, Smartphone etc.); 
  • Enjoy bonding activities like team building, summer holiday, Christmas party, Happy hour etc.

About Pentalog

As a leading European Software Services company operating internationally in France, Romania, Germany, Moldova, UK, Vietnam, Mexico, Morocco and USA, we employ over 1,300 engineers and IT experts who work in a very dynamic, multicultural working environment.

At Pentalog, your talents & ambitions are recognized and rewarded; we offer plenty of opportunities to develop, both individually, as well as a professional, and we reward our collaborators who understand the importance of self-improvement.

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