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Senior Programmer – UE4 / C++ – FPS Games – UK

Location: Falmouth, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23903 Posted: 1 year ago

Project: Console & PC Games


Our client is looking for an outstanding, high energy, enthusiastic and highly self-motivated experienced Senior Programmer to work on their current FPS title in their studio in Cornwall.

The successful candidate will be involved in exciting and varied work, as your code affects all aspects of their online FPS title, with the possibility to work on other unannounced projects.


  • Shipped at least one PC or console games within an engine or graphics role.
  • Superb understanding of C++ and systems design skills.
  • Experienced with Unreal Engine 4 programming on published games.
  • Expertise in low-level engine systems such as: graphics, physics, multithreading and networking.
  • A BSc in Computer Science or similar discipline.


  • Work closely with their designers to translate their features into clean and efficient code.
  • Producing prototypes of gameplay ideas to explore their viability.
  • Improving the performance of new game systems and tools.
  • Implementing all technical aspects of games such as: networking, animation, effects, UI, audio.
  • Assess and solve performance and memory issues in an existing codebase.
  • Analyse, refactor, and improve existing core technology and tools.
  • Serve as a technical expert and provide support and feedback with their other programmers.
  • Communicate with their design team and project leadership about the practical and technical concerns of proposed features and content, including time-frames and any relevant technical limitations.


  • Experience with one or more graphics APIs.
  • Cross-platform development experience.
  • Experience with build systems.
  • Experience with JIRA or Agile software development.
  • Passionate about FPS titles.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214 418!

Tagged as: C, Senior/Lead Programmer, Unreal Engine

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


Daniel Fox

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