REMOTE Lead /Senior Online Programmer – C++/Unreal Engine – Remote or Hybrid/Onsite USA

Location: USA, United States Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25966 Posted: 2 months ago

Project: AAA Shooter Games

OPMs clients is seeking a Lead Online Programmer to join a well-known independent game developer’s studio. The studio is looking to reshape the industry landscape and on a new generation of Online Shooters for the worldwide gaming community.

The successful candidate will will work closely with other departments to create a rich online experience for players across multiple platforms for AAA games


  • Extensive experience in the production of games for consoles and PC having shipped a few games
  • Strong C/C++ skills
  • Experience in developing advanced server architecture and applications for online console or PC video games
  • Good understanding of client-server methodology, scalability, and security considerations
  • Good understanding of Internet and network architectures with bandwidth considerations
  • Knowledge of any project management and bug tracking software
  • Strong English language skills


  • Design, develop and maintain the real-time online multiplayer for Shooter games
  • Design and implement systems and tools that support the networking needs of the game
  • Create architecture and applications for multiplayer online features that can scale with the long-term growth of the game project
  • Make networked gameplay systems resilient to packet loss, duplication, reordering, latency spikes etc.
  • Testing existing systems and propose new systems and features implementations whenever is cost-effective
  • Testing, debugging, profiling, and optimizing implementations
  • Creating design documentation according to Team Standards
  • Actively attending to code review


  • Experience with profiling and optimisations
  • Experience working on consoles such as PS4 and Xbox One
  • Unreal Engine 4 knowledge
  • JIRA, Swarm and Perforce Knowledge


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
  • Attractive paid time off policy which includes 4 weeks of vacation
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Pet Insurance
  • Flexible Savings Account Programs
  • Commuter Tax benefits
  • Discounted gym memberships

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

Tagged as: Network Programming, Senior/Lead Programmer, Unreal Engine

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Tags: Network Programming , Senior/Lead Programmer , Unreal Engine Categories: Programming , Technical


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