Game Mechanics Engineer – PC Console – North West

Location: Knutsford Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #10707 Posted: 2 months ago

Travellers Tales

OPM are working with a well-established studio responsible for one of the most popular, longstanding IPs of all time. They are seeking to expand their systems team and need experienced Game Mechanics engineers! This is a fantastic opportunity to gain some invaluable experience as they restructure their underlying game engine, whilst working on AAA game titles.

 

Main Responsibilities:

Analyse and understand the game design documents in order to define the required functionalities and the game system that must be developed.

Maintenance of existing game mechanics.

Fixing issues on the Jira database as directed.

Document and clarify requests of Artists for new technology and improvements to existing technology.

Understand the concepts of the LED editor system that forms the basis of existing and future game mechanics.

Provide time estimates for non-trivial Jira issues.

Implement gameplay for non-standard game mechanics and levels, including game bosses.

Produce and maintain editors based on the LED system.

Undertake relevant on-the-job training where required and keep up to date with industry advancements and technologies.

Develop an understanding of existing systems, and their current code structure

 

Do you have?

A Degree or equivalent qualification in Computer Science or related subject

Fluency in C++ and object oriented programming

Demonstrable dependability and commitments to projects / tasks.

The ability to think creatively to solve coding problems.

A flexible approach with the ability to adapt with change.

The ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines.

 

Then get in touch! To apply or for further information about the role please contact Jody on +44 (0) 1206214423 or send us a copy of your CV.

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