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Senior Programmer- Console project -Nintendo Switch – Leamington Spa

Location: Leamington Spa, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23761 Posted: 10 months ago

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

Project: Nintendo Switch


OPM is working with a growing independent game developer based in the heart of the Midlands.

Focusing on emerging technologies and new projects, the successful candidate will be working on their latest title becoming responsible for porting and developing all areas of the game client to the Nintendo Switch, and supporting the game through console release.


  • Solid experience in a similar role with a proven track record on multiple shipped AAA titles
  • Expert knowledge of C++ or C#
  • Experience of working in Unity for Nintendo Switch
  • Strong skills in Visual Studio and Perforce
  • Proven debugging and critical analysis skills
  • Proven performance optimisation skills
  • Strong understanding of console submission requirements
  • Exposure to other game engines is desired


  • Responsible for porting all features of the game to Nintendo Switch, adding platform features, and guiding the game through console submission cycles.
  • Work with a highly experienced team on all areas of the game.
  • Design, plan and develop quality code systems
  • Playing an active role in bug fixing and helping the team to deliver milestones.
  • Making useful contributions to their creative planning sessions, scrums, and retrospectives and helping them drive the development of the project and the team.


  • A passion for console development and a technologically creative mindset.
  • Enjoy low level work such as performance optimisations and memory management.
  • Enjoy working with a lot of different technologies and have a keen desire to learn new ones.
  • Motivated by creative freedom, ground-breaking challenges, and unknown territory.
  • Have a passion and enthusiasm for working on a wide variety of tasks.


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 422!

Tagged as: Console, Game Programming

Tags: Console , Game Programming Categories: Programming , Technical


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