Network Engineer

Remote Across the UK - Independent Multimedia Studio - Multiple Successful Own IP's

Job Type
Salary on application
22 days ago

Skillsearch is helping a collaborative gaming company find a talented Network Engineer to make a real impact on genre-defining IPs. This is a remote role, and it comes with a generous salary and many excellent company benefits. 

The successful candidate will join an experienced team working on creating innovative network/online code on all game platforms.  

In your first week in this Network Engineer role, you can expect to: 

  • Write and develop robust maintainable engine code 
  • Implement features across all platforms, including prototypes and new technologies 
  • Identify and solve technical problems as they arise, including cross-platform issues, debugging, profiling and optimising for reduced memory usage and increased real-time performance 
  • Maintain and add to the existing codebase, including low/mid-level systems to support pipelines and higher-level programmers. 

Candidates will need excellent C/C++ skills at a professional level and knowledge of network principles, replication and performance optimisations. You will also need the following skills: 

  • The ability to quickly familiarise yourself to working with a large existing codebase 
  • The ability to prototype and produce final code 
  • Excellent debugging, profiling, optimising, system design and 3D skills 
  • Knowledge of console, general games and multiplayer development, and development tools such as Visual Studio and Perforce/other version control systems (advantageous). 

As a vital member of the team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, you will enjoy a favourable salary and the chance to join a supportive and inclusive team. 

If this full-time remote Network Engineer job motivates and inspires you, please contact Ryan from Skillsearch today at 

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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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Ryan Templeman

Principal Game Development Consultant & Game Development Team Lead

Ryan leads our dev team, focusing on scouting out the best programmers in the industry! We think he’s working here mostly get his hands on new Lord of the Rings VR experiences as soon as they come out although, with his level of knowledge, maybe he should be helping make them instead!  He is one of the few people on the team that is a born and bred Brightonian. In fact he has never moved far - to the point where last time he moved, it was only 2 doors down from his old place!

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