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Lead Programmer – Games Developer/Publisher – North UK

Location: Wakefield, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #212 Posted: 5 months ago

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

OPM are working with a well-established UK developer steeped in history, awards and success.

They have developed on multiple platforms and through continued growth they are looking for a Lead Developer to head up a code team.

You should possess first class planning / architecture skills as well as technical skills. You must be capable of looking ahead, taking risk out of projects and communicating the same with your teams. You will play an integral role in introducing new tech, prototyping, training, mentoring and developing the code skills of the team.




Extensive experience working in the games industry.

Proven team management experience including producing schedules and maintaining a clear communication path for issues as needed.

Excellent working knowledge of C++.

Excellent Maths skills

Experience working on gameplay systems and be able to solve technical problems in this area.

First class communication skills.

Provide a level of excellence in technical architecture and execution.

First class planning skills, looking ahead to take risk out of projects.

Knowledge of console programming.

Knowledge of mobile programming and associated languages.

Knowledge of Unity and/or Unreal.

Proven ability to Prototype and introduce new tech solutions.

Tagged as: Senior/Lead Programmer

Tags: Senior/Lead Programmer Categories: Programming , Technical


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