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Lead Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – PC/Console Games – Remote Ontario,, Canada

One Player Mission are pleased to be working with an exciting, independent studio based in Toronto. Recently they launched the sequel to their multi-million copy selling original.

They are seeking a Lead Programmer that enjoys collaborating closely with the engineering team to build a technically excellent game across multiple platforms.


  • Proficiency in C++
  • Deep professional video game programming experience
  • A strong and efficient communicator with excellent management skills
  • A bachelor degree in Computer Science, Software Engineers, or equivalent.
  • Previous leadership/mentorship experience, or leadership interest and potential
  • A good knowledge of programming languages and software engineering practices
  • Knowledge in developing AAA titles on multiple console platforms
  • Experience in unreal 4 or similar engines
  • Comfortable wandering around unexplored game design territory, and excited to help refine ideas into shippable features


  • Lead and manage a programming team at technical and personnel level
  • Provide estimate time to complete programming task/objectives and be committed to meet them
  • Help in setting up best practices for coding and conduct regular code reviews
  • Setup a process to review the game on a regular interval during development cycle and identify area of improvement
  • Collaborate directors, designers and production to ensure efficient development practices
  • Ensure that solid coding practices, technical briefs and code reviews are maintained
  • Maintain regular internal communications and encourage a positive and ambitious team atmosphere
  • Demonstrate good leadership, enthusiasm and sense of commitment
  • Take responsibility for recruitment, on-boarding, development and professional training of the programming team

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call us directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214418

Lead Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – PC/Console Games – Remote Ontario,, Canada

Toronto, ON
Full time

Published on 01/23/2023

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