Gameplay Programmer

Aug 31, 2022
London, United Kingdom
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

The Gameplay Programmer plays an important role in bringing our games to life. The ideal candidate will be approachable and enthusiastic when it comes to discussing requirements from people from a variety of disciplines. Reporting to the Lead Programmer, the ideal candidate will be able to fluently translate designs into technical descriptions of tasks, doing so with a panache that comes from a knowledge and enthusiasm for games, especially mobile gaming.

The ideal candidate will be very much a self-starter, capable of showing initiative and a willingness to develop their skills and knowledge; taking on more complex tasks when their Lead Programmer assigns them. 

PERSONAL TRAITS: 

  • An analytical mind
  • Communicates well with people from different backgrounds
  • Result-oriented
  • Open minded and humble
  • Flexible and adaptable to unfolding project needs
  • Passionate about Gaming! 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Define the steps necessary to deliver on an assigned task and executing on them.
  • Accurately estimate time required to deliver on tasks
  • Identify risks associated with tasks
  • Participate in regular code reviews

SKILLS:

  • Proficient in C# with good understanding of object oriented development
  • Debugging and problem solving
  • Experience of common algorithms, design patterns and data structures
  • Understanding of the constraints working on mobile games brings
  • Can analyse an existing module of reasonable complexity and extend it

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 3 years games programming experience
  • 2 years’ experience with Unity
  • Shipped at least one iOS and/or Android title
  • Worked in an agile environment

BONUS EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience of UnityUI development
  • Worked on multi-platform products
  • Experience developing F2P Mobile products
  • Understanding of LiveOps requirements
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