Senior Game Programmer

Successful Indie Studio - FPS Titles - Fully Remote Across the UK/Europe

Job Type
Salary on application
22 days ago

Are you a programming veteran excelling in C++? Do you have shipped games under your belt with coding credits? If so, this remote, full-time Senior Game Programmer role could be just what you're looking for! 

You’ll be bringing your experience and knowledge to a robust coding department. Your work will be exciting and varied as your code touches all aspects of the company's games in Unreal Engine 5.  

To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do: 

  • Work closely with designers to translate their features into clean and efficient code 
  • Produce prototypes of gameplay ideas to explore their viability 
  • Implement all technical aspects of games such as networking, animation, effects, UI, audio 
  • Assess and solve performance and memory issues in an existing codebase. 

To apply, you will require the following: 

  • One or more shipped PC/console titles with engine or graphics credit 
  • Excellent knowledge of C++ and systems design skills 
  • Experience with Unreal Engine programming on published titles 
  • Knowledge of engine low-level systems: graphics, physics, multithreading, networking. 

You will receive an excellent salary and benefits package in return for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility. 

Don't hesitate to get in touch with Ryan from the Skillsearch team today at to apply for this remote full-time Senior Game Programmer position. 

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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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