Senior Gameplay Programmer

Brand New Sci-Fi Game, UE5, Remote Across Canada

Job Type
Salary on application
10 days ago

If you have game programming experience and are seeking a remote role in Canada, Skillsearch wants to hear from you. We are looking to hire a Senior Gameplay Programmer for a full-time role located in either B.C. or Alberta. You will be working with a new video game company, earning an appealing salary and benefits for your expertise.

This Canadian company offers a flexible work environment combining from-home, in-office, and remote work in B.C. and Alberta – as well as industry-leading compensation and benefits. As Sr. Gameplay Programmer, you will work closely with designers to discover, design and build the fun and innovative gameplay of the company's flagship title.

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 as Gameplay Programmer:

  • Participate in game design discussions and contribute valuable ideas to all aspects of the project
  • Develop prototypes to explore gameplay concepts and iterate based on constructive feedback
  • Collaborate with other development disciplines to integrate gameplay into a cohesive player experience
  • Write clean, robust, efficient, and reliable code

You will need experience in professional game development shipping multiple AAA titles, ideally with Unreal Engine to apply for this Senior Gameplay Programmer position. You will also require the following:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or another related field
  • Excellent C++ skills, with an aptitude for architecting fun and innovative gameplay mechanics
  • Excellent creative problem-solving, math, and analytical skills
  • Keen understanding of the state of the art in game design and interactivity

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a diverse team of talented developers creating an immersive new universe of story, character and discovery.

If this remote Senior Gameplay Programmer job sounds like a great fit for your skills and experience, please apply with Skillsearch today.

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch!

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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