Senior Gameplay Engineer

Remote Across the States - Exciting New IP in a New Studio - Open PTO Policy

Job Type
Salary on application
2 days ago

Our client is a new game studio building a brand new living, online, cooperative multiplayer IP for the PC first and cross-platform future. They are looking for a remote Senior Gameplay Engineer, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package. 

As a Senior Gameplay Engineer, you will be focused on creating and ensuring a seamless multiplayer experience in addition to building out new and exciting gameplay.  

In your first few weeks in this Senior Gameplay Engineer role, you can expect to: 

  • Work with design to prototype and implement new gameplay systems and abilities 
  • Collaborate with design, art, and other engineers to realize a shared vision of the game 
  • Work closely with gameplay engineers to ensure all gameplay systems are architected for and working well in a multiplayer environment 
  • Optimise RPCs and replication techniques in our game to prevent issues with rubberbanding and minimize latency 
  • Contribute to technical development guidelines for working within network constraints 

To apply for this Senior Gameplay Engineer role, you will need 4+ years of experience in game programming and experience with Unreal Engine 4 and it's networking. You will also require the following: 

  • Meaningful experience writing networked multiplayer in busy games 
  • High proficiency in C and C++ 
  • Ability to diagnose and solve problems quickly and independently 
  • Passion for multiplayer games and player experience. 

If you’re looking to impact and create change positively, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach. 

Please get in touch with Sam from the Skillsearch team today at to apply or register your interest for this full-time Senior Gameplay Engineer 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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Sam Moss

North American Development Consultant

Sam works on our Development team, with a focus on the North American market. When he’s not scouting out the best talent across the pond, you can find him strolling on Brighton seafront and checking out all of our home town’s best pubs and beach bars! Sam is a talented bodybuilder and is just as talented at speed eating as he once ate 50 chicken wings in under ten minutes! Think you can beat that or are looking for a new development role in North America? Get in touch with Sam today.

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