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Senior Programmer – Unannounced Games – Midlands, UK – Permanent

Location: Brighton, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24088 Posted: 12 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: AAA Console/PC Action Games

OPM’s client is an award-winning client is seeking a Senior Programmer who will join their new team developing on a new and unannounced AAA title. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, developing, testing, and implementing systems and game code.


  • Extensive industry experience, having played a role in shipping at least one game
  • Strong experience programming for console or mobile with proficient C/C++ skills
  • Ability to writes clear, debuggable, maintainable and performance targeted code.
  • Superb bug diagnosis and debugging skills.
  • Brilliant communication skills, including with team members outside of the code team.
  • Good time management skills, including planning, organising, and prioritising in conjunction with the code team.


  • You will design, develop, write, test, and implement systems and game code.
  • You will work with multiple disciplines involved in the development process as required to create the best possible product.
  • You will help to create technical design specifications and implement them.
  • You will test and refine gameplay features throughout the development cycle.
  • You will estimate task times and deliver quality code to that timetable.
  • You will mentor junior team members
  • You will perform code reviews to ensure code quality


  • Experience with art packages and pipeline development.
  • Experience with low level optimisation, shader programming, physics, or mathematics.
  • Understanding of cloud server and network backend systems.
  • Understanding of industry standard development practices including source control, asset pipelines, issue tracking, external QA, and localisation teams.
  • Experience with post-launch and on-going product development and delivery.
  • Experience with continuous integration and build automation.
  • Worked in an Agile development environment.
  • Demonstrable portfolio of relevant extra-curricular or hobbyist projects.


  • Holidays – 23 days paid annual leave plus all 8 UK bank holidays
  • Bonus Anniversary Holidays – An additional day of annual leave for each year’s anniversary
  • Team Project Bonuses
  • Private Medical Insurance Scheme
  • Private Dental Insurance Scheme
  • Train Travel Season Ticket Loan
  • Dog Friendly Workspace

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 415!

Tagged as: AAA, C, Mobile

Tags: AAA , C , Mobile Categories: Programming , Technical


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