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Remote Lead Multiplayer Programmer AAA PC/Console Games – REF 2925

We are working with a dynamic and innovative AAA PC/Console games studio, who are looking for an experienced Lead Multiplayer Programmer to join their team and work on their latest projects. This role is offered fully remote.

What you will be doing:

  • Design and implement required online solutions for the project coping with design intention and technical requirements
  • Collaborate across multi-disciplinary teams to define best coding process that balance rapid interaction with stability
  • Optimize network performance, latency, and bandwidth usage to deliver lag-free and responsive multiplayer experience
  • Create and maintain clear and comprehensive documentation for multiplayer systems
  • Architect from high level systems to low level performance tweaks in C/C++
  • Research and develop new technologies
  • Stay up to date with industry trends, emerging technologies and best practices in multiplayer game development

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of programming experience, working in the Unreal Engine and in a Lead/Senior management role
  • At least 1 shipped AA/AAA title in a Lead/Senior role
  • Strong C & C++ skills
  • Experience debugging multi-threaded Client/Serve symbol-less systems in a run-time environment
  • Gameplay Replication experience, Player Authentication, Low-Level (TCP/UDP Packet) Comms
  • Leading the effort to optimize network performance, reduce latency, and ensure a seamless multiplayer experience for players
  • Match-Making, Late-Join and Hot Migration implementations
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills


  • Flexible working hours with no crunch
  • Remote/home working
  • Professional learning development opportunities
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment
  • Company social events


To apply please forward your CV to quoting the reference 2925.

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Remote Lead Multiplayer Programmer AAA PC/Console Games – REF 2925

Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 09/11/2023

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