This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.
Job Title: Senior Programmer
Job Location: Newcastle, UK
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive inc benefits
OPM are excited to be working with one of the UK’s most prolific and secure independent game developers, with 3 UK studios now and many fantastic new opportunities on the horizon.
Founded in 2003, this successful developer has had a string of successful titles across all gaming platforms for partners that include Microsoft, SEGA, Sony and many more. They are now looking for an enthusiastic and experienced senior programmer to join the Newcastle team, to assist with development of existing console and Windows based projects.
As Senior Programmer you will work with the code team and production to achieve the highest possible quality product, assist with planning and direction of the work of the code team and mentor more junior members of the code team.
- Extensive proficiency in C/C++
- Extensive professional studio experience as a Senior Programmer
- Experience in PC and/or console programming
- Worked on a minimum of 2 shipped titles
- Experience working on at least one large scale game project
- Communicate effectively within a large multidisciplinary group
- Find and fix complex bugs in any area of the project
- Plan work and meet deadlines designated for team projects
- Mentor less experienced programmers
- On offer is a super benefits package including generous holidays, flexitime and excellent employee perks.
- Regular studio Game Jams are a highlight – staff spend a full day developing and pitching their own game ideas for possible development.
- The environment is relaxed, friendly and built upon the basis of every team member having the opportunity to shine and have input into the games they create. They are a very happy ship with lots of incredibly talented people who enjoy shared interest groups, lunchtime clubs, charity fundraising events and lots of socialising.
Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214422!