Online Gameplay Programmer

Permanent
Midlands
United Kingdom
DOE
Programming and Development
970185
08-01-2022 01:24 PM

We are at the sharp edge when it comes to the smooth and speedy delivery of our games to the millions of players that experience our games worldwide. Our Network programming experts enjoy the ongoing challenge of managing the complex interdependency of the tech elements which bring the game to bear in perfect harmony. Working within a diverse development team in a cross-platform environment, you will be tasked with using and developing experience from other game programming disciplines such as physics and gameplay to create outstanding online experiences. This is a role to allow a global multiplayer network and requires true videogame specialism.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Programming multiplayer game and server features
  • Take ownership for large game features or even complete platforms
  • Collaborate with Designers and Programmers to implement important game features from creation through to completion
  • Feature estimation and reporting to the Team Lead

Requirements:

  • Fluent C++ deployed within a similar role in the games industry
  • Understanding of client-server and peer-to-peer networks and experience in relation to games
  • Knowledge and experience of the network libraries from at least one of the current games console platforms.
  • A 2:1-1st class degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as games, computer science, maths or engineering.
  • Experience using version control software in games
  • Write clear and maintainable code pertaining games networks
  • Experience implementing multi-platform game client networking solutions on current console & PC platforms.
  • Solid games industry track record, evidenced such as previously published products
  • Desirable; C# and web server programming

Personal Attributes:

  • You should be highly experienced in the industry, motivated with top-notch attention to detail
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills in a games development environment
  • Good teamwork skills within a multi-disciplined development team
  • A passion for and commitment to a career in games

Benefits Package

Annual salary reviews
Bonus scheme
Flexible working policy
Gym membership
Holiday Allowance
Pension scheme
Private medical insurance
Product Discounts
Relocation Package
Training Courses
Travel Supplements
VISA Support

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