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Senior Engine Programmer

  • Location: London
  • Salary/rate: Dependent on experience
  • Date posted: 03/02/20
  • Job reference: 7675
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

We are working with an award-winning AAA London Game Studio for a talented Senior Programmer to join their family!

This role will suit someone who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. This role will involve working with our core engine team to support our tools, engine features and low-level systems. As a Senior Programmer, you will communicate the productive use of our engines and its best practices across the studio, working closely with the Lead Engine Programmer to plan improvements to our engine and tools and implement engine features to a high quality.

Your Skills:

  • Advanced understanding in C/C++
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage
  • Experience in developing one or more of the following: level editor, particle editor, art tool plugins, build tools
  • An advanced understanding of the main gaming platforms and the requirements needed to develop software on them
  • Worked on at least 1 published title
  • A good understanding of computer graphics and game technology principles
  • Experience with network code an advantage
  • A demonstrable willingness to develop software engineering process and game production skills

About You

  • A passion for playing and developing exceptional games
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member
  • To be proactive and helpful with ad-hoc problem solving
  • Must be a team player and know the importance of listening to others
  • Must be detail oriented with an extremely high bar for the quality of delivery
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure
  • Must have excellent time management skills to perform in a fast paced, high volume, high pressure environment
  • Exceptional verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills

Not only would you be joining exceptionally able, supportive and passionate people, the work environment is heavily people centric and this studio truly understands that it’s just as important to look after your team as well as producing outstanding games. Their benefits package is extensive and covers everything from the practical (family healthcare, dental, bonus) to the fun (daily yoga, film premiers, game nights) plus much more. They also understand that if you need to relocate this can be a stressful time and they have a dedicated team who take care of EVERYTHING from start to finish, no matter where you are in the world!

To learn more about this role and apply, please email your CV to Louise Wardale: