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Senior Gameplay Programmer – C++ – AAA Games – Northeast UK

This vacancy offers a work-from-home start in the UK until it is safe to work in-house.

Project: AAA Games

Our client is a major Games Developer with multiple studios in the UK. They are focused on creating fun console games using a world-famous IP. They are seeking a Gameplay Programmer to create the gameplay code required to construct the game whilst working alongside a multi-discipline team.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Good experience with gameplay and mechanics programming.
  • Fluent in object-oriented C++ with strong debugging and documentation skills.
  • Experience using Unreal Engine on at least one released console game.
  • Strong 3D maths and physics skills.
  • Strong understanding of systems optimisation.
  • Degree, qualifications, or applicable experience, in Computer Science or an associated subject.
  • Ability to provide time estimates for complex programming tasks.
  • Ability to work on assigned tasks generally without direct supervision.
  • Ability to analyse the design documents for risk and provide creative solutions.
  • Passionate about working closely with artists, animators, and designers; supporting their developing needs for gameplay technology and associated tools.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with animators, artists, and designers to engineer reusable modular game systems that they can use to build fun networked content for the game.
  • Work on the AI systems required to create fun networked enemy AI, Party AI, and Boss AI.
  • Write fun, networked player mechanics.
  • Write GUI systems.
  • Implement achievements, trophies, and rich presence.
  • Mentor Junior and mid-level Game Programmers.
  • Evaluate code reviews.
  • Write unit tests, functional tests, data validation tests, and game-wide automated tests that validate the ongoing stability of your work and others.

BENEFITS:

  • Flexitime
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension scheme & life assurance
  • Health and wellbeing activities
  • Social Events

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

Senior Gameplay Programmer – C++ – AAA Games – Northeast UK

OPM
Knutsford WA16, UK
Full time

Published on 08/26/2021

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