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XAML Engineer

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary/rate: Depends on Experience
  • Date posted: 21/08/18
  • Job reference: 6757

Are you an experienced XAML Engineer, looking to cross the chasm and work in the games industry?

Would you like to develop AAA games, across multiple genres with a talented studio?

Amiqus have partnered with a versatile and well known games developer in Sheffield that are making a significant hire to their Engineering team. Working closely with the Lead Programmer, your XAML knowledge will underpin how games are developed on a Windows based AAA title, part of a well established franchise.

Key Features:

  • Work closely with Art, Design and Production to produce quality game content;
  • Pro-actively feedback on customer review, and action changes as required;
  • Assist the Programme Director and Principal Engineer with roadmap for the code team;

Essential Skills;

  • Commercial XAML experience, with at least three years;
  • Proficient in C/C++ with at least two years;
  • Strong View Model (MVVM) design and implementation knowledge;
  • WPF 3.5 experience; and
  • Technical scripting and Web Development experience.


  • Experience working with modern C++ features;
  • Blend, Perforce and code/peer review software knowledge (such as Swarm);
  • Mentorship of less experienced coders; 
  • PC and Console programming; and
  • Avid gamer!

The studio offer an excellent games development environment,salary, benefits and career progression.

Get in touch to find out more on 01925 839 747 or message
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