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Principal Programmer

  • Location: Guildford
  • Salary/rate: £55,000 - £70,000
  • Date posted: 12/10/18
  • Job reference: 6698

 

A Guildford based Games studio are currently looking for a talented Principal Programmer to work on a new innovative mobile title, which they’re aiming to dominate its genre.

Founded by established industry experts, the team are made up of award winning developers who have come from AAA backgrounds and have a history of releasing a range of high quality games, some of which have been adored in the games industry.  

This role can offer a chance to own quite a large area of the code development and would suit someone who enjoys working in a small team. This would suit an experienced Programmer who wants to focus on coaching and mentoring, while still remaining hands-on with some Programming when needed. 

As the Principal Programmer you will work closely with the CTO in helping lead and manage a team, while also setting the standards for the codebase and frameworks. You’ll also get involved with code reviews to make sure the teams code is clean, while also assisting with reviews and appraisals. 

In return the studio can offer a competitive salary, free parking, daily fresh food and drink. Also the chance to work with games industry veterans who have a great track record of delivering high profile successful projects.

Requirements 

  • At least 5 years of experience in the games industry 
  • Skills with either C++ or C#
  • Released titles on either PC, Console or Mobile platforms 
  • Experience with multiple disciplines of programming such as gameplay, UI, tools etc
  • Unity experience would be a bonus 
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a studio who are working on a new title, which you will have a hand in from start to finish. To apply please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com 
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