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Software Engineer - Games - Canada

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Programmers
Salary DOE
Type
Location Canada

Location – Canada

Job Type – Permanent

Format – Console/Mobile

Salary – DOE

 

A successful Canadian Games Development Studio that has been going for a number of years and currently has over 40 released titles to its credit are looking to hire. With well received titles released across a large number of platforms including Console, Handheld and Mobile/Tablet they are now looking to hire a Software Engineer to add to their friendly and professional team.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To design and implement code and script as needed for a project, in accordance with schedules agreed upon with the Technical Lead.
  • Work closely with fellow Software Engineers and members of other disciplines on the project team
  • Ensure that the Technical Lead is aware of the progress of assigned work
  • Alert the Technical Lead of any issues that could disrupt agreed-upon schedules
  • Implement code and script to the required coding standards
  • Ensure that components are designed and reviewed prior to implementation
  • Achieve in-game performance targets as required by Production

 

KEY RESULTS:

  • High quality work delivered on time
  • Positive working relationships fostered with other team members from all disciplines

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Passion for video games
  • Willingness to learn new tools, engines and languages
  • Practical experience programming in C++
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated and willingness to take initiative
  • Demonstrated ability in written and verbal communication
  • Strong team player
  • Fundamental math skills (matrices, vectors, algebra, etc)
  • Computer Science (or similar) Graduate, or two years of relevant experience

 

DESIRABLE SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience with a variety of programming languages (C#, Lua, JavaScript, SQL)
  • Interest in specific game programming disciplines (i.e. artificial intelligence, rendering, user interface, audio, etc.)
  • Experience with 3D graphics programming (Shaders, DirectX, OpenGL)
  • Experience working on video games
  • Experience with Windows programming
  • Advanced knowledge in math and physics

 

To apply please send a CV to officemanager@opmjobs.com

 

Max Hurd - Programming Consultant

OPM Response Ltd

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214420

Email: Max@opmjobs.com

Skype: max.hurd.opm

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