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Lead C++ Unreal Programmer Combat Games Central Europe REF 2575

We are working with a growing independent game studio based in Slovenia looking for a Lead C++ Unreal Programmer to work on their latest combat game for console.  This role is offered onsite to candidates worldwide.

What will you do?

  • Be responsible for guiding, mentoring programming team members to develop their next title for console 
  • Lead a programming team at a technical and management level incl. generating pipelines, establish code guidelines/structure and budgets
  • Determine the tech needs for the team
  • Balance staying on top of the tech
  • Establish clear coding best practices and lead regular code reviews
  • Coordinate, train and build a cohesive programming unit
  • Ensure strong technical documentation according to quality standards
  • Work with the production, programming, design and art leads to create task and schedule estimates for programming team and track development efforts
  • Constant review of game and development processes and identify areas that need improvement

What skills do you need?

  • 5+ yrs. experience in the game industry or similar
  • Expert in Unreal and C++       
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Game Development or similar
  • Strong understanding of multithreaded/parallel programming.
  • 1 - 3 years’ experience with cross platform development as a Senior Programmer or Lead Programmer with 2+ published title for PC or console under your belt
  • Experience in 2+ aspects of game technology development e.g. audio, 3D, animation, gameplay, UI, network, tools…
  • Work independently and excellent English written and verbal communication
  • Ability to collaborate and work well other disciplines
  • Experience using one or more commercial game engines
  • Knowledgeable in refactoring and optimization when they are appropriate
  • Excellent code review skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English both written and spoken


Profit share, relocation package, excellent renumeration, city centre location, hybrid remote/onsite work option…


To apply pls forward your CV to quoting reference 2575.

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Lead C++ Unreal Programmer Combat Games Central Europe REF 2575

Full time

Published on 04/12/2023

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