Gameplay Programmer

Huge UK Studio - Gameplay Programmer Role - Hybrid Model

City of London
Job Type
Salary on application
2 days ago

Are you proficient in C# with a good understanding of object-oriented development? Do you have a passion for gaming? If so, Skillsearch wants to hear from you. We are seeking a London-based Gameplay Programmer for a full-time role that comes with an excellent salary, benefits, and hybrid working opportunities. 

Reporting to the Lead Programmer, the Gameplay Programmer will fluently translate designs into technical descriptions of tasks, doing so with a panache that comes from knowledge and enthusiasm for games, especially mobile gaming.  

To give you an idea of how this Gameplay Programming role will look and feel, these are some things you can expect to do: 

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

The ideal candidate will be 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. We are looking for someone with at least 3 years of games programming experience and experience with Unity. You will also need: 

  • Proficiency in C# with a good understanding of object-oriented development 
  • Debugging and problem solving with experience in common algorithms, design patterns and data structures 
  • Have shipped at least one iOS and/or Android title 
  • Understands the constraints that working on mobile games brings and can analyse an existing module of reasonable complexity and extend it 

As a vital member of the team, and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach, and commitment, we will provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. 

Please get in touch with Chay from our team at Skillsearch at today if you like the sound of this full-time Gameplay Programmer job in London. 


Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

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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Chay Peters

Games Programming Resourcer

Chay works alongside Katie and Ryan as a Games Programming Resourcer after a dramatic career change from being a plumber, so you can be sure to count on Chay to get you unstuck from an unideal job and smoothly into a new role! Don’t worry, he’s also got a gaming background with his favourite series being Modern Warfare and of course Crash Bandicoot, so with these combined skills he’s sure to bag you the role you’ve been waiting for!

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