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Network Programmer – Cross-Platform Games – North UK

Location: Wakefield Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Team 17


OPM are working with a client that are looking for a number of programmers to work as part of their development team.


You will need to implement and support the networking layers for games in production, taking projects from inception to completion and working with the project lead and mentor to ensure games are produced to the highest quality possible.


Knowledge of networking protocols and implementation of networked game play is essential.

The successful candidate must be able to clearly and accurately communicate progress to managers and producers to ensure deadlines are achievable.




  • Good working knowledge of C++ and other languages
  • Experience of UDP/TCP protocols
  • Able to communicate clearly especially when relating to technical issues
  • Experience programming games for consoles
  • Experience programming games for mobile devices (iOS/Android)
  • Broad understanding of networking systems including DNS, NAT, firewalls, security methods
  • Experience with online game service API’s such as Xbox Live, PSN, Steam, GameCentre


Tagged as: Network Programming

Tags: Network Programming Categories: Programming , Technical


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