Game Programmer

Part-Remote – Winner of Multiple BAFTA awards – Work with World Renowned IPs

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Salary on application
2 days ago

Game Programmer in Wilmslow

Are you a Game Programmer who likes the sound of working on a major IP at an award-winning studio? If this sounds exciting to you, be sure to read on to find out more about this opportunity! 

As a Game Programmer at this studio in Wilmslow, you will work closely with all other disciplines to create strong gameplay code for the major world-famous IP you are working on. Within the role you will work on AI systems, write player mechanics, engineer game systems and more all in C++. 

This studio is part of a huge, iconic entertainment brand which works to bring people together through technology and storytelling. As a part of the team, you will get to enjoy exclusive events, paid time off to volunteer, access to well-being tools and resources and a whole lot more. 

Game Programmer key responsibilities: 

  • Engineer modular game systems to create networked content for the game 
  • Work on AI systems to create enemy AI, party AI and boss AI 
  • Write player mechanics 
  • Write gameplay systems and GUI systems 
  • Implement achievements and trophies using C++ 
  • Mentor junior members of the programming team 

Essential requirements for this role in Wilmslow: 

  • Talented at programming gameplay and mechanics 
  • Fluent in object-oriented C++ with debugging skills 
  • Strong 3D maths and physics skills 
  • Unreal Engine experience on one or more shipped game 
  • University degree (or equivalent) in computer science or similar 
  • Previous experience in the games industry 

Do you like the sound of this opportunity and think you could be a good fit? If so, don’t hesitate to get in touch! Contact Ryan on or apply online by submitting your CV in the form below now. 

Tags: Game Programmer, Gameplay Programmer, AI Programmer, Game Developer, Game Dev, C++ Programmer, C++ Developer, UK Jobs, Wilmslow Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Ryan Templeman

Principal Game Development Consultant & Game Development Team Lead

Ryan leads our dev team, focusing on scouting out the best programmers in the industry! We think he’s working here mostly get his hands on new Lord of the Rings VR experiences as soon as they come out although, with his level of knowledge, maybe he should be helping make them instead!  He is one of the few people on the team that is a born and bred Brightonian. In fact he has never moved far - to the point where last time he moved, it was only 2 doors down from his old place!

Europe: +44 (0)1273 287 007

North America: +1 (437) 887 2477

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