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Gameplay Systems Programmer – PC/Console Games – Hybrid/ Onsite Edinburgh

One Player Mission’s client is on the lookout for a talented AI/Gameplay Systems Programmer who is passionate about open-world systems with a focus on realism, as well as memory and performance optimisation. This is a full-time permanent position based out of their unique game development studio in Edinburgh, Scotland.
The role centres very much around being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding, large-scale projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a friendly, inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

  • Develop, maintain and extend current core population systems and technology.
  • Prototype, design and implement new systems collaboratively with Engine, Gameplay and Design teams to create a state-of-the-art open-world simulation.
  • Tackle macro and/or micro level tasks, from improving engine-level systems to working on higher level systems that will affect the feel of the wider game world.
  • Focus on memory and performance all the while striving for more realism, believability and accuracy implementing systems with finite resources.
  • Work together with engine, gameplay, and design departments to deliver features on schedule.


  • A degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • Expert commercial games programming experience.
  • Solid C++ programming skills.
  • Strong math skills, knowledge of vectors, matrices and linear algebra.
  • Excellent problem-solving ability.
  • Great team communication skills.
  • A technical understanding of open-world mechanics and technologies.
  • A keen eye for qualitative issues is essential.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 418!

Gameplay Systems Programmer – PC/Console Games – Hybrid/ Onsite Edinburgh

1 George St, Edinburgh EH2, UK
Full time

Published on 01/23/2023

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