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Lead Games Programmer – Console / PC – Kent UK

Location: Chatham, Kent, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago

Dovetail Games

Lead Programmer

Based in Chatham in Kent, our client is growing fast, developing games using cutting edge technology and across multiple platforms. Their ambition is to become the Number 1 Simulation Entertainment Company in the World.

To help achieve their ambition, our client are looking for a Lead Programmer to manage the Engineering Team and oversee the development of a constantly evolving simulation experience. Reporting into the Technical Director and working very closely with the Executive Producer, you will be the key point of contact for all programming issues and lead the technical delivery of the latest simulation game. This is an exciting opportunity not to be missed!

Required Skills:

  • Proficient in C++ with strong game development experience
  • At least one shipped AAA title where credited as a Senior or Lead Programmer
  • PC/Windows development experience
  • Excellent people skills and the desire to coach and develop those around you
  • Strong understanding of the entire development process
  • Experience operating within an Agile project management environment beneficial
  • Experience working with large existing code bases
  • Experience or an interest in aviation in general, or flight simulation would be beneficial but not essential


Interested in finding out more? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214416!

Tagged as: Senior/Lead Programmer

Tags: Senior/Lead Programmer Categories: Programming , Technical


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