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Senior Online Programmer - Console Games - Copenhagen

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Programmers
Salary DOE
Location Other

Our client is currently looking for a full-time Senior Online Programmer to join their game team in Copenhagen. They need you to help create premium games in the main franchise based on their in-house developed state-of-the-art Engine technology. Being on a game team you will develop and customize top of the line game technology and game features, delivered on-time and in superior quality.


Role and Responsibilities:

Plan and develop the online game features for the project, in line with the Online Lead Programmer’s overall vision for the project
Maintain a prioritized backlog of online features for the project
Help your team members develop. Coach, appraise and guide them
Align plans and solutions with your lead, other developers, and producers
Develop and maintain online game technology and tools as well as game specific code, on server and on client side
Optimize code and data structures to deliver the best possible performance
Help programmers and designers get the most out of the game systems
Collaborate with programmers and content providers from own team as well as other teams to make optimal solutions

Required Skills

Masters’ degree in computer science, related discipline, or relevant work experience
Proven, professional experience with AAA game development
Strong knowledge of C/C++ and code design
Excellent math skills (linear algebra, trig, etc.)
Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English
One or more shipped online client/server products (games, web services, cloud solutions…)
Intimate understanding of TCP/IP, UDP, NAT and in-depth knowledge of networking models
Familiarity with commonly used replication models
Experience implementing peer-to-peer systems
Must be able to break down and estimate own tasks and participate in assessing others tasks as well
A collaborative attitude
A passion for video games is mandatory


An Advantage if you have:

Experience with Microsoft Azure
Experience with UI development, ideally with Scaleform
Some experiences with C#/.NET
Some experience with agile methodologies – preferably SCRUM
Some cross-site working experience
Console experience (PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3)


An excellent salary and benefits package is available, as well as full relocation support.