Network Programmer – Unreal Engine AAA Games – Remote/Hybrid/Onsite Guildford, UK

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25777 Posted: 2 months ago

Project: AAA Console / PC games

OPMs client is a well-established developer based in Guildford, who are seeking a Network Programmer work on their latest studio title for the next gen.

The successful candidate will be experienced working on published console titles with a strong understanding of commercial industry tools.

They will join a dynamic team and provide support through the architecture, design, implementation, and optimisation of the layer that connects players, and drives games.


  • Strong experience as a Network Engineer in the games industry
  • Strong C/C++ programming skills
  • Proficient with debugging real-time applications
  • Deep understanding of network, multi-threaded and concurrent programming


  • Assist with the design of the architecture for the network components of their games
  • Implement, and fine tune the needed code
  • Work closely with the gameplay engineers using the provided interfaces
  • Analyse, and optimise on the wire data
  • Understand, and solve intricacies of network issues, such as high latency, low bandwidth or firewall traversal scenarios

DESIRED SKILLS (nice to have):

  • Experience with at least one, or two extra languages under your belt
  • Experience in building large scale, real-time, multiplayer games


  • Employee Assistance Programme (mental health, financial and wellbeing advice)
  • Flexible hybrid working
  • 24 days holiday & Christmas Shutdown
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Private Healthcare Plan, Life Assurance & Eye Tests
  • Pension Plan

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214 418!

Tagged as: AAA, C, Game Programming, Programming

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Tags: AAA , C , Game Programming , Programming Categories: Programming , Technical


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