Core Tech / Platform Programmer - Unreal Game Engine - East Coast USA

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Job Title Core Tech / Platform Programmer - Unreal Game Engine - East Coast USA
Job Category AI / Artificial Intelligence,Tools,Lead Programmer,Network / Online / Server,Physics,Web Developer,Technical Director,Gameplay,Mobile / iOS / Android,Graphics / Engine,Build Engineer,Core Technology,Audio Programmer,UI / Front End,Animation Programmer,Flash / Actionscript / HTML5,Database / SQL
Job Description Our client are looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile game programmer to join its development team in USA, working on a new cooperative online shooter game with a Premium business model using an IP from Heroic Signatures.
The Core Tech Programmer will focus on the Console design within the Unreal Engine. Specifically, UE4 platform development, support and performance for console platforms, including Xbox One and PS4.

The Core Tech Programmer will implement game features and systems within the Unreal game engine for a compelling experience for our players

Responsibilities:
  • Working closely with the new game team regarding development issues and issues impacting performance on console platforms.
  • Collaborate with team members to develop various gameplay systems.
  • Collaborate with animators and designers to implement game play features.
  • Follow best practices, development processes, and coding standards.
  • Create and implement well-engineered, reliable, maintainable, and bug-free code.
  • Work closely with the rendering and game teams to drive and constantly improve platform specific features, runtime performance, toolchain performance, and ease of use.
  • Driving performance of Unreal Engine 4 on PS4 and Xbox One.
  • Analyzing and fixing common problems in a game engine such as load times, memory usage, and performance issues.
  • Additional duties include assisting with gameplay and content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products.

Requirements:
  • 3+ years of professional programming experience, specifically Engine experience.
  • Exceptional C++ skills and the ability to code and architect various core engine systems.
  • Experience optimizing game engines for various platforms.
  • Experience working with consoles and/or PC Games.
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4 and the Blueprint scripting language.

Plusses:
  • Experience working on one or more released titles.
  • Prior experience working on FPS games.
  • Experience working with multi threaded systems.
  • Performance and memory optimization skills.
  • Experience with multiple core system tasks such as graphics, tools, audio/video, networking, memory handling, script compilers, I/O, etc

We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate.  We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds - 

We are looking for candidates who are authorised to work in the U.S. and this will be an onsite/full time position (no remote work)

Please contact David Smith on 0208 944 7777 or david@interactiveselection.com if you are interested in this position. Please forward your CV in a Word format. View Many More Interactive Selection Jobs

Salary Competitive with Benefits
Location East Coast, United States
Job Category Programming
Date posted 20/11/2018
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Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Interactive using their internal reference 3134.
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