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Principal Programmer

  • Location: Farnborough, UK
  • Salary/rate: £50,000 - £60,000
  • Date posted: 07/01/19
  • Job reference: 6929
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Are you a seasoned Principal Programmer, driven by quality, technical challenges and passion for immersive and polished gameplay?

Amiqus have partnered with this mid-large sized video game studio, best known for creating beautifully imagined and coded VR games.

The studio are at the vanguard to AAA VR experiences and using their significantly experienced Senior Management and Direction to underpin amazing video game development in Virtual Reality.

Whether you’re a seasoned coder looking to make an impact in game development, or an experienced Lead Programmer, we’d love to hear from you.


  • Guide and mentor the code team to develop clean, efficient and reusable code;
  • Design and Direct high quality, scalable features for exciting AAA VR;
  • Drive technical quality of amazing VR gaming – visuals, systems, features; and
  • Work with production for planning, reviewing and optimising code work.

Who you are

  • Proven track record programming quality features for published titles in PC, Console and Mobile;
  • An experienced generalist, self-motivated and a team player that can process complex tasks to produce results quickly and efficiently;
  • A thorough knowledge of 3D Maths, Data Structures, advanced C++ programming and design patterns; and
  • If you have VR development and Unreal Engine too experience – great!

The studio encourages superb culture that champions work-life balance and top quality video game experiences. 

A generous package includes base salary, benefits, social events, plus solid IP and projects to add to your experience!

Apply or email with an up to date CV - alternatively call 01925 839 747.
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