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Lead Gameplay Programmer – Wrestling Games – C++/Unreal – Remote

Project: F2P Wrestling Games

OPM are working with a rapidly growing, exciting studio led by experienced tech and wrestling industry professionals, developing a free-to-play wrestling game with MMORPG mechanics.


  • Strong programming experience across multiple projects as a Lead Gameplay Programmer
  • Professional experience working on a live game and or free-to-play game
  • Ability to prototype as well as produce final code
  • Able to create technical and hiring roadmaps
  • Worked across all life cycles of game development – concept, pre-production, production, live etc.
  • Desire to make the leap to becoming a senior leader within a studio and help with its long-term growth.


  • Create, test, and iterate new game-mechanic functionality for combat, characters, cameras, and controls
  • Developing game elements specifically, physics and network functionality
  • Work with the Game Director and Lead Game Designer to create technical requirements and hiring roadmaps
  • Set best coding practises that others can follow
  • Suggest and implement improvements for performance and reliability
  • Write and maintain technical documentation
  • Research new tools, techniques, and processes
  • Debugging and optimising the games' performance and memory
  • Build and manage a team of coders

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • Experience working on PvP and PvE combat games
  • Experience working across different time zones

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 426!

Lead Gameplay Programmer – Wrestling Games – C++/Unreal – Remote

Full time

Published on 02/09/2022

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