Lead Programmer

Mandarin Speaking Not Required – Brand New IP – Console Games

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Lead Programmer in Shanghai

Are you a talented Programmer looking for a leadership position at a thriving studio? If this sounds like you keep reading! 

As a Lead Programmer at this studio in Shanghai, you will work on leading R&D efforts within the team for critical technologies, whilst also building and optimising tools, integrating cutting-edge technologies and a whole lot more! 

With two decades of development on their back, this studio is set for plenty of future success with their brand-new upcoming IP! If you like the sound of working with a veteran team, you’ll be the perfect fit for this role! 

Lead Programmer responsibilities: 

  • Design and implement client application frameworks 
  • Lead research and development efforts for critical technologies 
  • Look after client application performance optimisation and building tools 
  • Integrate cutting-edge technologies with project requirements to improve the project outcome 
  • Build and manage a team of programmers 

Key requirements for this role in Shanghai: 

  • Significant experience with developing game client applications 
  • Have participated in research and development and maintenance work for one or more 3D game engines 
  • Strong knowledge of game research and development related technologies 
  • Skilled in C++ and proficient in one or more shader language (HLSL/GLSL/METAL SL/etc.) 
  • Knowledge of mature commercial game engines such as Unreal Engine 4 or Unity3D 
  • Understand how critical technologies are implemented into game engines 

Are you up for the challenge? If so, don’t hesitate to get in touch! Contact Forrest on fh@skillsearch.com or apply online by submitting your CV in the form below now.

Tags: Lead Programmer, Game Programmer, Senior Programmer, Game Developer, Game Dev, Unreal Engine 4, Unity3D, Unity Engine, C++, China Jobs, Shanghai 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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