Online Game Programmer

Well Established AAA Swedish Studio - New IP - Hybrid Working

Job Type
Salary on application
2 days ago

Do you have a creative and curious mind and the desire to push the boundaries of "next-gen" in games? Skillsearch is helping a well-established AAA Swedish studio find a full-time Online Game Programmer for a hybrid role in Stockholm, offering a compelling salary and benefits for your dedication. 

You will be a part of Game Services, a strategic team with mixed competencies that provides online services and integration to the studio's games. They work closely with the game teams to deliver high-quality online services and ensure they are operational. The games are being built in Unreal Engine, using C++, a scripting language called Angelscript and some blueprints. 

You can expect to work on services like Persistent Inventory, Friends, Voice Chat, Anti-Cheat, Progression, and Store. Some of your primary responsibilities as an Online Game Programmer will include: 

  • Creating the core metagame systems for the studio's games 
  • Collaborating with game designers to find innovative new ways to engage with players 
  • Designing and developing the friends, party, and chat systems 
  • Using data as a guide when designing matchmaking rules 

The successful Online Game Programmer applicant will have a background in C++ and a good grasp of what social and metagame looks and feels like. You will also need an interest in computer science and programming as a craft. Fluency in English is required. Experience with Online systems in games or backend services development experience would be advantageous. 

As a vital member of the team, and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach, and commitment, we will provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. 

If this full-time Online Game Programmer job in Stockholm sounds like a great fit for your skills and experience, please apply with Chay from Skillsearch at today. 

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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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Chay Peters

Games Programming Resourcer

Chay works alongside Katie and Ryan as a Games Programming Resourcer after a dramatic career change from being a plumber, so you can be sure to count on Chay to get you unstuck from an unideal job and smoothly into a new role! Don’t worry, he’s also got a gaming background with his favourite series being Modern Warfare and of course Crash Bandicoot, so with these combined skills he’s sure to bag you the role you’ve been waiting for!

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