Porting Engineer (Unreal)

Remote in Southern UK – Indie Titles – Co-Development Studio

Employment Type

Remote Porting Engineer 

If you’re a Game Engineer with experience working in Unreal Engine and you love the sound of taking on new technical challenges, then we could have the role for you!

As a Porting Engineer at this studio, you will be working fully remotely (based within the south of the UK) as you work on porting games alongside a talented team to major consoles, whilst developing new tools, working on optimisation, and more. 

This studio works on creative indie games and pride themselves on solving challenging problems in small teams. Quality always comes first in the release of all titles, as well as in their new software-as-a-service project. As they are continuing to grow rapidly, this is a great time to join their team!

Please note this role is remote within Europe only.

Porting Engineer key responsibilities: 

  • Complete porting projects on time to a high standard 
  • Port titles to major consoles 
  • Develop internal tools focusing on automation 
  • Ensure work is scheduled and delivered in line with business priorities 
  • Lead GPU optimisation for all ported games and internal tools 

Essential requirements for this remote role: 

  • Background in programming 
  • Experience developing software using C/C++ 
  • Experience with object-oriented programming principles 
  • Experience with GPU optimisation 
  • Experience of optimisation and networking 
  • Based in the south of the UK 

If you think you could be a good fit for this role, we’d love to hear from you! Contact Katie on kj@skillsearch.com or apply using the form below. 

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Tags: Porting Engineer, Game Engineer, Backend Engineer, Unreal Engineer, Unreal Engine, UE4, UE5, Games Jobs, 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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