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Lead Backend Programmer – Games – Stockholm

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Avalanche Studios

As the Lead Programmer, you will take a key role in making sure the studio can continuously deliver game updates at the high quality expected from this company.

You will lead the technical development for the project and develop gameplay features together with the programming team. You will take lead on implementing updated tech from larger projects from the studio. You will work close to the Producer and Executive Producer to realize the roadmap you helped develop. You will also take an active role in design reviews and code reviews to ensure an appropriate quality level, and in mentoring junior programmers.

As you will work on a wide range of different game aspects they see the perfect candidate having a couple of years practical experience from different areas of game development as well as experience of being a lead.

This is a rare opportunity for the candidate who wants to play an instrumental and leading role in a smaller and experienced team. If you are a person who likes being challenged and stimulated in an ambitious and talented environment, this position will suit you perfectly.


Required Qualifications

Excellent people management and communication skills.

Prior experience from working as a lead on at least one shipped title.

Prior experience from working as a gameplay programmer.

A strong technical background with at least proven professional experience in C/C++ programming

Extensive knowledge in software development methods (agile knowledge a must)


Desired Qualifications

Experience from working with multiplayer games

Experience from working with open world games

Experience from programming Python


Get in touch with us for further information.

Tagged as: Senior/Lead Programmer

Tags: Senior/Lead Programmer Categories: Programming , Technical


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