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Contract Software Engineer – Games – Great Day Rates Available

Location: Twycross Midlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 years ago


Our client is a well-known and long standing UK Games Studio, with a back catalogue of great titles. They are looking for technical Engineers to help deliver the best possible experience to PC players – they want to ensure that they are delivering a top-quality version of their latest game on PC from both a technical and user experience perspective.

The Engine team’s responsibility is to provide deep technical knowledge and technical design advice across all game and platform systems within the studio and are often involved at the initial design stages of game features and frequently embed in other teams to provide direct assistance in problem areas.

The ideal candidate will be adaptable and won’t be fazed by a large and complex pre-existing engine, or by diving deep into and learning about areas in which they may not have had prior experience. They will collaborate with other members of the Engine and game teams, along with Game Design, to provide creative solutions to problems that impact the PC version of the game.


You would:

Use quality-orientated software development practices to deliver PC-specific features to support the game team and satisfy our PC players.

Ensure stability, robustness and performance of the engine across multiple PC specifications.

Have a strong knowledge of and practical experience with C++ for several years is required, as this will be the focus of development work in this role.

Have used Unreal Engine 4 for previous projects


Having experience of developing for multiple platforms would be helpful, especially PC and Xbox One. Any experience with writing automated tests would be favourable, and experience of using major third-party game engines or writing code for constrained environments would be well received.

This is your chance to work at one of the UK most respected Games Developers and make a key contribution to their latest title. Contact us for more information…


Tagged as: Unreal Engine

Tags: Unreal Engine Categories: Programming , Technical


Max Hurd

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