Lead Programmer - Open World Games

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Remote Lead Programmer 

Are you a Game Programmer with great C++ skills? Does the idea of joining a AAA studio and working on some fun, indie games appeal to you? If so, keep reading... 

As a Lead Programmer at this studio, you will have the chance to work fully remotely from anywhere in the world as you work on developing the next generation of amazing games, based on some exciting, well-known IP! 

This indie studio has enjoyed great success over the last 15 years working on their own IP as well as award-winning third-party titles for some of the biggest brands out there! As a part of the team here you will get to enjoy a crunch-free environment, annual salary reviews, continued training, social events, wrap parties, free food and drink and loads more! 

Lead Programmer responsibilities: 

  • Look after the underlying architecture of the game/backend systems 
  • Oversee work done by other developers on the project 
  • Ensure best practices are being followed by all team members 
  • Be a mentor for new or junior members of the team 
  • Own development plans and delegate work, ensuring projects are on time and under budget 

Key requirements for this remote role: 

  • Significant prior professional game development experience 
  • Strong knowledge of software architecture and software patterns 
  • Experience managing teams of programmers 
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4 
  • C++ skills 

If you think you could be a good fit for this role, get in touch with Katie today on kj@skillsearch.com or apply now through the form below. 

Tags: Lead Programmer, Senior Programmer, Game Programmer, Game Programming, Game Developer, Game Development, Game Dev, Game Dev Jobs, Games Jobs, AAA, Remote 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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