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Generalist Programmer C++ / UE4 or C# / Unity

  • Location: London, South East, UK
  • Salary/rate: Rate DOE
  • Date posted: 06/06/18
  • Job reference: 6153
  • Contract
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This London based games studio helps developers and publishers bring their games to market by providing porting services and development support throughout the development cycle.

They have a proven track record of both original development and technical ports over 15 years, having developed 5 original titles and 23 ports, working across 9 engines and 15 platforms.

You will work closely with third party developers and other members of the team to port and optimise titles, as well as add new platform-specific functionality, whilst keeping the title true to the original!

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Developing and Converting program code between console platforms
  • Implementing platform specific functionality and features
  • Implementing platform specific code
  • Optimising and maintaining existing code
  • Liaising with other team members to schedule and complete tasks to a high quality

  • REQUIREMENT
  • Expert in C, C++ and C#
  • Expert in Unreal Engine 4 (C, C++ and Blueprints) and/or Unity3D (version 5 or above)
  • Expert-level knowledge of optimisation tools and techniques
  • Experience working with cross-platform codebases
  • A good understanding of 3D Mathematics, as well as 2D/3D graphics and rendering techniques
  • A minimum of 3 years commercial experience developing videogames on at least two videogame platforms (console or PC)
  • A minimum of two shipped games (console or PC)
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to self-organise
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English

  • The following would be an advantage:

  • Experience porting videogames between modern videogame platforms (for example, Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch or PC)
  • Experience of scripting languages (Python, Lua)
  • Experience using Unity3D/Unreal Engine 4 on a shipped title
  • Experience working with third party middleware (network, physics, audio, effects)
  • Experience working on mobile platforms (iOS, Android, PS Vita)
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    These are contract opportunities, up to 12 months initial term with an opportunity to extend. 
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