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Senior Network Programmer - HUNT

Crytek
Employer Crytek
Category Engineering
Salary
Location Germany
Reference 926

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Network Programmer to support the HUNT team in our Frankfurt, Germany based studio.

Responsibilities: 

  • Improve, develop and take ownership for low level networking system.
  • Responsible for profiling and optimizing existing systems.
  • Improve, maintain and extend existing components of code base.
  • Take active part in design, development and documentation of new features. Contributing to development goals as part of a passionate team.
  • Mentor Junior Programmers.
  • Work closely with other programming disciplines to achieve great multiplayer experiences in the game.
  • Create accurate task duration estimates and complete all work in a timely basis.
  • Remain focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through to completion.
  • Display good communication and writing skills and create documentation where required.
  • Develop well designed software, in cooperation with leads, within project schedule to team standards.
  • Provide input to department project status meetings.

Requirements: 

  • 5+ years of professional experience as Network Programmer.
  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
  • Excellent understanding of C++ and strong software engineering and debugging skills.
  • Experience with TCP & UDP network protocols, familiar with NAT traversal, packet routing, OSI model.
  • Past experience on network-related features for a shipped multiplayer title.
  • Experience with any game Engines preferably experience with CRYENGINE.
  • Willing to accept and provide direction, work well under pressure, and handle multiple tasks.
  • Ability to contribute innovative and original ideas towards all aspects of game production and development.
  • Experience with multithreading.
  • Team player and self-driven.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparence.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.

Preferences:

  • Experience with PSN and/or Xbox Live.
  • Passion for making great games.
  • Experience writing technical documentation.
  • Experience with multiplatform development.

What you can expect from us:

  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support.
  • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!

About Crytek 

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

For more information visit www.crytek.com - www.cryengine.com and www.huntshowdown.com