Lead Gameplay Engineer

Iconic Games - Remote Across Canada Only - AAA Games

Job Type
Salary on application
4 days ago

Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for a skilled and collaborative Lead Gameplay Programmer to join our client's inclusive multi-national team. This full-time remote role offers a favourable salary and benefits. Employees can work remotely across Canada. 

As a Game Programmer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, optimizing, and maintaining our technology to create the best multiplatform AAA RPGs. In this position, you'll cooperate with designers and with other programmers to support and extend our engine and game systems. 

In your first few weeks in this Lead Gameplay Developer role, you can expect to: 

  • Collaborate with designers and other programmers to support and extend our engine and game systems 
  • Manage gameplay team members - mentoring, scheduling and tracking tasks, performance evaluations, one-on-ones, disciplinary actions, and knowing when to report an issue up the line 

To apply for this Lead Gameplay Developer role, you will need excellent knowledge of C++ coding principles and practices with at least 4 years of professional experience. You will also require the following: 

  • Knowledge of game engine architecture and algorithms 
  • Excellent multi-threaded programming skills 
  • Initiative, passion and creativity to bring your own ideas and solutions to the table 
  • Excellent attention to detail and quality 
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently when required 

If you’re looking to impact and create change positively, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach. 

To apply for this remote full-time Lead Gameplay Engineer job in Canada, please contact Rani from Skillsearch at rb@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

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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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