Lead Programmer

High Responsibility Role – Global AAA Studio – RPG Games

Kuala Lumpur
Employment Type
Salary on application

Lead Programmer in Kuala Lumpur 

Are you a Game Programmer looking for a chance to join a AAA studio and work on exciting new projects? If so, this opportunity is calling your name! Click the link to find out more and apply today... 

As a Lead Programmer at this studio in Kuala Lumpur, you will be working to design, implement and test code, optimise software components, track tasks, create technical documentation and a whole lot more! 

This creative studio, who are owned by a AAA giant, are on a mission to become a big player in the RPG genre. With several exciting new projects in the pipelines, this is a great time to join their team! Recently securing huge investment in order to accelerate global growth, they’re set to enjoy a lot of success with their next release... 

Lead Programmer responsibilities: 

  • Design, maintain, implement, test and debug code 
  • Write technical design code of the project 
  • Profile code to optimise software components of games 
  • Research algorithms and techniques 
  • Create tools and engine components 
  • Assign, plan and track tasks according to requirements 
  • Report to game producers for ETA of tasks 
  • Report any blockages and unresolved issues to the production team 
  • Analyse and create technical design documents 

Essential requirements for this role in Kuala Lumpur: 

  • Extensive experience in the games industry 
  • Skilled in C++ 
  • University degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science or similar 
  • Understand inter-dependencies between systems 
  • Understand the importance of code quality, performance and memory 
  • Knowledge of in-game engines such as Unity or Unreal 
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum 
  • Experience in platform specific APIs 
  • Experience in AI and graphics 

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

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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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