Based in the North West of the UK, our client consistently produces BAFTA award winning AAA game titles, selling well over 180 million copies to date across all the major formats. But underpinning the success of this company is their cutting-edge and propriety in-house game engine that's constantly evolving to meet the ever increasing demands and challenges of the next generation of consoles.
They are now seeking a talented and enthusiastic Game Programmer to join their Gameplay team, in Knutsford. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work on award winning games with a very successful cross-platform codebase.
Required Skills and Experience:
Demonstrably strong talent for programming game-play and mechanics
Proven professional experience in the games industry
A good degree in Computer Science or related subject.
Fluent in object-oriented C++ with strong debugging and documentation skills
A passion for games and solving the technical problems they present.
Strong 3D maths and physics skills.
A highly motivated team-player with the ability to understand code and learn quickly.
Passion for working closely with world-class artists, animators and designers; supporting their developing day-to-day needs for game-play technology and associated tools.
Ability to provide time estimates for complex programming tasks.
Creative and solution orientated.
Willing and able to mentor Junior Programmers.