Senior Multiplayer Programmer – AAA Games Studio – South East, UK

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24537 Posted: 2 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: AAA Games

OPM are working with a long-standing partner in the Games Industry looking for a talented and creative Senior Multiplayer Programmer to join their studio.

You should be a passionate, technically proficient programmer who understands the need for great attention to detail.

As programmers you will work in C++ and with the internal technology and tools. You’ll be joining a small, multi-discipline team, where you will continually be using your knowledge and enthusiasm for developing exciting player experiences.


  • Bachelor’s Degree(s) in Computer Science or comparable work experience.
  • Great professional experience in the games industry, having shipped at least one AAA title.
  • Great knowledge of C/C++ and at least one scripting language.
  • Superb debugging and communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of game networking models and the ups and downs of each.
  • Good knowledge of common server architecture and networking protocols used for large-scale multiplayer online games.
  • Great understanding of network and server security.


  • Design, develop and support high performance online services with a focus on adding multiplayer support.
  • Collaborate with the Design team to enhance or create new multiplayer features.
  • Improve and iterate on low level networking systems.
  • Oversee deployment of new servers and monitor operations after launch.
  • Complete profiling, performance analysis and performance tuning to hit server and game performance goals.
  • Collaborate with other Programmers, Production and QA to ensure code shipped is high quality.
  • Help with the deployment of new servers and monitor their operations after launch.


  • Professional experience making an MMO title.
  • Professional experience working in Linux/Unix environments.


  • Private health and life insurance
  • Income protection
  • Bonus scheme
  • Free lunches

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

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