Crytek is looking for a Gameplay Network Programmer to support the HUNT team in our Frankfurt, Germany based studio.
Develop and maintain low level networking system.
Responsible for profiling and optimizing existing systems.
Take active part in design, development and documentation of new features. Contributing to development goals as part of a passionate team.
Work closely with other programming disciplines to achieve great multiplayer experiences in the game
Give work estimates and prioritize tasks in collaboration with peers and project management
Passionate about high performance network techniques and systems.
Gather and incorporate feedback to meet the needs of artists and designers
Create accurate task duration estimates and complete all work in a timely basis.
Remain focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through to completion.
Create documentation where required.
Develop well designed software, in cooperation with leads, within project schedule to team standards.
Provide input to department project status meetings.
3+ years of professional network programming experience
At least a Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
Strong programming skills in C++ and strong software engineering and debugging skills.
Experience with TCP & UDP network protocols, familiar with NAT traversal, packet routing, OSI model
Past experience on network-related features for a shipped multiplayer title
Experience with any game Engines preferably experience with CRYENGINE
Team player and self driven
Willing to learn
Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparency
Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany
Experience with PSN and/or Xbox Live.
Passion for making great games.
Experience writing technical documentation.
Experience with multiplatform development.
What you can expect from us
A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
Flexible work time.
Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
Free German lessons
Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment
...and much more!