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*Remote Working* Lead Programmer – Indie Games – Canada

Location: Vancouver, Canada Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24841 Posted: 8 months ago

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

Project: Indie Games

OPM’s client, is a small indie game studio based in Canada building games with passion, who are seeking a Lead Programmer to join their remote working team.

The Lead Programmer will be responsible for the architecture, implementation, and maintenance of everything related to software development and processes surrounding it.

The successful candidate is someone who enjoys wearing multiple hats. Whether the task is to implement core gameplay features or to build automated deployment pipelines, you feel confident in getting the job done.


  • Professional experience in games having shipped titles through a full release cycle.
  • Fluent C# skills and good experience with Unity.
  • Superb version control skills with git and knowledge of best practice workflows and how to manage releases and rollbacks.
  • Great ability with tools like Linux, bash / python scripts, with experience across a broad domain.
  • Great intuitions and passion for making outstanding games.
  • Ability to self-direct and drive projects to completion.


  • Collaborate with the lead designer and artist to develop the best possible game experience.
  • Implement gameplay logic, user interfaces, graphical effects, shaders, and lightning engines using the Unity framework.
  • Triage, detect, and resolve bugs on an on-going basis.
  • Develop automated testing, deployment pipelines, metrics collection systems, and anything else that is necessary to ship a world-class game.


  • Remote working.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • No crunch time.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 01206 214 422!

Tagged as: C, Gameplay Programming, Senior/Lead Programmer

Tags: C , Gameplay Programming , Senior/Lead Programmer Categories: Programming , Technical


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