Gameplay Programmer

Remote Across the States - Huge AAA Studio - Big Name IP's

Job Type
Salary on application
21 days ago

Our client is seeking the best gaming talent worldwide to add to their 30-plus-year legacy of AAA game development creating new and iconic franchises. They are looking for a talented Gameplay Engineer to work remotely across the US, earning a generous regional salary. 

As a Gameplay Engineer, you will work in collaboration with artists, animators, designers, and other Engineers to develop and iterate on game features, systems, tools and pipelines for AAA titles.  

To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do: 

  • Collaborate with peers and senior programmers on priorities and design review 
  • Take ownership and development responsibilities for extending existing systems or on new systems 
  • Work autonomously, with proven ability to define, refine, and alter technical designs and implementation of large or complex systems or tools 
  • Work independently with other internal groups including QA and leads to resolving problems 
  • Be responsible for the development process of assigned systems and tasks, including the creation of or contribution to technical design documents, accurately assessing time requirements and confidence level, and successfully completing milestones 

To apply for this role, you'll need 4+ years as a Gameplay Engineer or equivalent. You'll also require: 

  • Demonstrated knowledge in overall game architecture, tools, and game systems (AI and Animation highly preferred) 
  • Experience working within proprietary and/or commercial game engines 
  • Strong Math and Programming skills (C++) 
  • The ability to communicate and collaborate across disciplines 

In return for your passion, collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a friendly and inclusive culture. 

Please get in touch with Ryan from the Skillsearch team at today to apply or register your interest for this remote full-time Gameplay Programmer position. 

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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!

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