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Lead Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – PC/Console Games – Barcelona – Remote/ Hybrid

OPMs client is seeking an experienced Lead Programmer to join their team for development on their new multi-platform, multiplayer shooter franchise.

The successful candidate will have a deep knowledge of gameplay development in Unreal Engine. Above all, though, you should be a strong Software Engineer, versed in modern development practices like TDD and application of SOLID principles.


  •  Deep Knowledge of game programming experience in the video games industry.
  •  Good experience of team leading experience in the video games industry.
  •  Great understanding working in Unreal Engine.
  •  Excellent C++ knowledge.
  •  Modern development practices: TDD, integration testing, automated testing.
  •  Developing and shipping games for modern platforms.
  •  Experience in online multiplayer gameplay development.
  •  Strong interpersonal and communication skills that contribute to overall organizational performance and to a positive, creative work environment.
  •  Good English level, both written and spoken


  •   Be able to lead and mentor a team of programmers of various levels of experience and talents.
  •   Assess the overall performance of the team, providing mentoring and guidance.
  •   Make sure that the studio software development practices and processes are followed by the team 
  •   Prioritise and manage the team daily tasks: monitoring and evaluating their work, managing schedules, etc.
  •   Work closely with art and design to create and iterate on gameplay features.
  •   Ensure that team objectives are met on time in line with the needs of the production team.
  •   Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome them.
  •   Foster a collaborative and respectful work environment

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

Lead Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – PC/Console Games – Barcelona – Remote/ Hybrid

Full time

Published on 01/23/2023

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