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Network Programmer

Network Programmer 

**Role is onsite in Leamington Spa, 1 day per week**

Network Programmer

As a Network Programmer, you will be responsible for designing and implementing solutions to large and complex networking problems. You will need to think creatively to solve these problems in a robust and scalable way, whilst always putting the player's experience first. Internally you will get to share your passion for all things online, championing the multiplayer experience within the studio to push for higher quality at every opportunity, and actively seek out opportunities to learn from others to improve your technical and professional skills.

Key Duties Include

  • Working closely with the design and technical teams to implement robust and scalable online solutions
  • Produce clean and robust code, following all standards and guidelines, including the use of automated testing processes
  • Working with first party network services such as PSN, Xbox Live, and Steam, and custom internal and 3rd party APIs
  • Establish online service features such as matchmaking, friends, and commerce
  • Champion quality within the studio and our online services development
  • Seek out opportunities to improve your skills as a game developer
  • Actively take part in our collaborative and creative team spirit


  • Experience working as Online/Network Programmer on one or more previous titles
  • Proficiency in C++ programming skills
  • Low-level network experience
  • Passion for all things multiplayer and online, with a drive to deliver a world class user experience
  • Solid understanding of code architecture best practices
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to plan and meet scheduled goals
  • Passion for gaming and game development


  • Experience in Unreal Engine 4 or 5 on a AAA title
  • Experience working on current generation consoles
  • Socket level experience
  • Experience in Web Development
  • Experience with Docker/Kubernetes


  • 25 Days Holiday, plus 1 day for your birthday
  • Studio Shutdown between Christmas and New Year
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Health and Well-Being Benefits
  • Dental Care
  • Optical treatments
  • Mental Health Support

Salary to £80k

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Network Programmer

Royal Leamington Spa, UK
Full time

Published on 29 Jan 2024

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