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Senior Systems Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – FPS Game – 4 Day Week Onsite Midlands, UK

One Player Mission’s client has grown from Indie Developer to AAA, with exciting new IP’s and projects with partners in development they are expanding their programming team. They are looking for an experienced Senior Systems Programmer to Design, develop, and optimize systems-level code for console platforms, with a particular focus on Unreal Engine.

You will work collaboratively with designers, artists, and the wider programming team to understand the system requirements and constraints.


  • Design, develop, optimise and maintain systems-level code with a particular focus on Unreal Engine.
  • Proactively identify opportunities to improve systems, workflows and contribute to the overall technical vision of the project.
  • Collaborate closely with designers, artists, and other programmers to understand system requirements and constraints.
  • Diagnose and fix complex systems-level issues and performance bottlenecks.
  • Stay up to date with the latest console hardware, software, and Unreal Engine advancements.
  • Collaborate with platform and engine vendors to ensure smooth integration and adherence to console platform requirements.
  • Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior programmers in the team.


  • Strong proficiency using C++ with Unreal Engine
  • In-depth knowledge of hardware architectures, performance considerations, and memory restrictions.
  • Solid understanding of multi-threading and networking.
  • Strong problem-solving and debugging skills, with the ability to diagnose and resolve complex issues.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-disciplinary teams.


  • Experience using platform specific profiling tools
  • Solid understanding of games as a service (GaaS)
  • Experience shipping one or more games across multiple platforms

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

Senior Systems Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – FPS Game – 4 Day Week Onsite Midlands, UK

Derby, UK
Full time

Published on 07/25/2023

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