Senior Gameplay Programmer – Oxford (UK) – Permanent – AAA Video Games

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24064 Posted: 3 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Games


OPMs client is a successful UK independent games developer is looking for a Gameplay Programmer to join development on their latest unannounced AAA title heading to current gen and next-gen platforms.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Excellent professional experience with C/C++.
  • Able to quickly understand a large existing code base.
  • Able to prototype and produce finalised code.
  • Solid debugging, profiling, and optimising, system design and 3D maths skills.
  • Strong communication skills, and able to cooperate with multiple disciplines across a project.
  • Excellent initiative, organisational and problem-solving skills.
  • Passionate about playing and creating games.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and implement gameplay code, including features such as strategy, mechanics, logic, combat systems, AI, UI, audio code, etc.
  • Meet game design and technical requirements.
  • Maintain and debug your new and existing code.
  • Author and maintain technical documentation.
  • Optimise code and data for memory usage and performance per console.
  • Identify and solve development hurdles.
  • Cooperate productively, communicating ideas and issues clearly across disciplines.
  • Be responsive to deadlines and work well under pressure.

DESIRED:

  • A 1st class or 2:1 degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics, or another science-related subject, is desired.
  • Knowledge of console, multiplayer development, and development tools such as Visual Studio and Perforce or other version control systems, would be an advantage.
  • Professional experience with modern consoles, would be an advantage.

BENEFITS:

  • 25 days paid annual leave plus all bank holidays
  • Flexible working times
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Up to £1k interest free personal loans
  • Annual company events

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 422!

Tagged as: C, Console, Gameplay Programming

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Tags: C , Console , Gameplay Programming Categories: Programming , Technical

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