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C++ Game Programmer (Senior) – Indie Console Project – Dundee * Remote working Opportunity *

Location: Dundee, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24182 Posted: 11 months ago

This opportunity is open to permanent remote work as well as onsite work

Project: Indie Console Games

OPM have partnered with a new indie studio looking to create a unique console puzzle-exploration game. They are seeking a talented Game Programmer looking for a central role in an aspiring development studio.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to have a considerable impact on their debut title, and all other ongoing projects.


  • Good industry experience developing for multiple platforms using Unreal and/or Unity engines.
  • Good understanding of Unreal Engine, Blueprints, and optimising code.
  • Brilliant C++ programming skills with knowledge of scripting systems like Python, Javascript and/or Nodejs.
  • Experience with current-gen consoles, with experience Nintendo Switch being an advantage.
  • Solid debugging, profiling, and optimisation skills, specifically on low end devices.
  • Solid software engineering and architecture principles and practices.
  • Great communication skills and able to work with game developers from all disciplines.
  • Superb initiative, organisational and problem-solving skills.


  • Cooperate with the design team and code lead to develop core features and systems.
  • Adjust and expand upon studio pipeline and coding standards to produce stunning and immersive games and experiences.
  • Continually take performance into account so their games can keep meeting their ambitious performance objectives.
  • Write and develop robust maintainable code.
  • Implement features across current and next-gen platforms.
  • Detect and solve technical problems as they occur, including cross-platform issues, debugging, profiling, and optimising for reduced memory usage and increased real-time performance.
  • Cooperate productively, communicating ideas and issues clearly across disciplines.
  • Be responsive to deadlines and work well under pressure, meeting multiple production objectives and deadlines.


  • Healthy work life balance.
  • Work on both current and next-gen platforms.
  • Out-of-office events such as game nights and dinners.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214422!

Tagged as: C, Console, Unreal Engine

Tags: C , Console , Unreal Engine Categories: Programming , Technical


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