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Senior Programmer – VR – North West

Location: Manchester, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

SIEE North West


OPM are working with a studio on an exciting and rare opportunity to create original VR games. Based in Manchester in the North West of England, they are a small, highly experienced team who want to build great games to showcase this exciting new technology.


They are looking for a Senior Generalist Programmer with a broad range of console experience. An in depth understanding of networking, gameplay, AI programming and UE4 would be an advantage.


You will have shipped several successful games, and you will be excited by the prospect of applying your knowledge to Virtual Reality.


Key Responsibilities


Developing and testing multiple areas of the game code

Ensuring code is efficient and maintainable

Collaborating with the code team and other disciplines to create a AAA quality product

Delivering high quality code within agreed deadlines


Skills and Experience


You will have shipped at least 2 successful games in senior programming roles.

You will be an expert in in C and C++, with strong generalist programming and systems architecture skills.

Console programming experience is essential.

Experience with Unreal Engine an advantage.

Networking, AI experience an advantage.

You will have a thorough understanding of game development.


To apply or for further information about the role please contact Daniel on +44 (0) 1206 214421 or mail a copy of your CV.

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Tagged as: Senior/Lead Programmer

Tags: Senior/Lead Programmer Categories: Programming , Technical


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