Lead Engine Programmer

Iconic Games - Remote Across Canada Only - AAA Games

Job Type
Salary on application
25 days ago

Skillsearch is looking for an experienced and collaborative Engine Programmer to join our client's inclusive and friendly team. This full-time Engine Programming remote role is remote across Canada only and offers a favourable salary and benefits. Employees can work remotely. 

As an Engine Programmer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, optimizing and maintaining parts of the studio's in-house engine and contributing to the Unreal Engine. The role involves daily cooperation with other programmers locally as well as remotely. You will be working in a multilingual and multicultural working environment, and the ability to communicate across language and time zone barriers is essential. 

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

  • The management of Engine team members 
  • Mentoring, scheduling and tracking tasks 
  • Performance evaluations, one-on-one 
  • Disciplinary actions and knowing when to report an issue up the line 

To apply for this Engine Programmer role, you will need excellent knowledge of C++ coding principles and practices with at least four years of professional experience. You will also require the following: 

  • At least two years of relevant experience in the games industry or in real-time systems 
  • Experience with several hardware platforms 
  • The ability to debug and optimize code 
  • Excellent multi-threaded programming skills 

As a vital member of our 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. 

To apply for this remote full-time Lead Engine Programmer job, please contact Sam from Skillsearch at sm@skillsearch.com today. Please refer any friends or colleagues for this role or direct them to our Careers page on our website. 

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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Sam Moss

North American Development Consultant

Sam works on our Development team, with a focus on the North American market. When he’s not scouting out the best talent across the pond, you can find him strolling on Brighton seafront and checking out all of our home town’s best pubs and beach bars! Sam is a talented bodybuilder and is just as talented at speed eating as he once ate 50 chicken wings in under ten minutes! Think you can beat that or are looking for a new development role in North America? Get in touch with Sam today.

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