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Tools Programmer

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Development
Salary Negotiable
Location Other

Our client is currently looking for an experienced Programmer to work as part of the tools & core technology team, supporting multiple AAA titles currently in development for the PS4, Xbox One and PC platforms. 

Experience: 

  • At least 3 years' experience working on large-scale codebases in C++.
  • Experience creating user interfaces and an understanding of content creation workflow for game development.
  • Experience of writing small standalone tools for data conversion and batch processing would be highly advantageous.
  • Experience of using mySQL and PHP would be preferred. 

Qualifications: 

  • A strong academic background is preferred (1st class or 2:1 degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics or other computing-related subject). Candidates with other degrees and those without higher academic qualifications are still encouraged to apply if they have the appropriate experience. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Extending and maintaining the in-house editor.
  • Responding to feature requests and bug reports from development team members.
  • Creating standalone tools.

Skills: 

  • Strong C/C++ skills.
  • GUI creation. 
  • Ability to write clear and maintainable code. 
  • Comfortable working with a large existing code base.
  • Good communication with developers from all disciplines.
  • Can-do attitude.
  • Perl, Web Development with PHP and mySQL, and C# skills are not essential but would be advantageous.

More details are available by contacting Greg Brotherton at Aardvark Swift via email: Greg@aswift.com