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 firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference 2575.
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