REMOTE Senior Automation Engineer – Independent UK Games Developer/Publisher

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25625 Posted: 3 months ago

Project: AAA Games


OPMs client is a successful UK independent games developer is looking for a Senior Automation Engineer to join development on their latest unannounced AAA title heading to current gen and next-gen platforms.

The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring the projects rendering needs are delivered in a timely and efficient manner.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong professional experience with C++
  • Excellent use of continuous integration platforms such as Jenkins
  • Strong debugging and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent initiative, self-motivation, and organisational skills
  • Able to collaborate productively within larger multi-disciplined project team environments, communicating ideas and issues clearly

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and improve test automation solutions for the games teams
  • Test for engine correctness (eg. make sure rendering test scenes don’t change from one day to the next)
  • Creating high quality, flexible, maintainable code
  • Analyse, communicate and interpret script results
  • Improve continuous integration processes (eg. improving the use of Jenkins)
  • Research new tools, techniques and processes and how they can benefit

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Perl, Lua, Python
  • Good understanding of games development processes

BENEFITS:

  • 26 holiday days annually, increasing with service to 31 days, plus national public holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension Contribution
  • Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Dental & Vision
  • Life Assurance: Financial security for your loved ones at a difficult time
  • Wellbeing hub, including confidential telephone support and counselling
  • Assistance with relocation planning and costs
  • Flexible Hours

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

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