Senior Network Programmer – AAA PC/Console Racing Games – UK

Location: Southam, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23401 Posted: 3 months ago

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

Our client is at the sharp edge when it comes to the smooth and speedy delivery of their games. Their Network programming experts enjoys the ongoing challenge to manage the complex interdependency of the tech elements which bring the game to bare in perfect harmony.

This is a role to enable a global multiplayer network and as such requires true video games specialism.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Programming multiplayer game and server features
  • Take ownership for large game features or even complete platforms
  • Liaise with Designers and Programmers to implement key game features from inception to completion.
  • Feature estimation and reporting to Team Lead

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Fluent C++ deployed within a similar role in the games industry
  • Understanding of client-server and peer-to-peer networks and extensive experience in relation to games
  • Deep knowledge & experience of the network libraries from at least one of the current games console platforms.
  • A 2:1-1st class degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as games, computer science, maths or engineering.
  • Experience implementing multi-platform game client networking solutions on current console & PC platforms.
  • Desirable; C# and web server programming

 

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Highly experienced in the games industry, driven and self-motivated with top-notch attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills proven in a games development environment.
  • Proven teamwork skills within a multi-disciplined development team.

Tagged as: Network Programming

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Tags: Network Programming Categories: Programming , Technical

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