Senior Gameplay Programmer

20+ AAA Projects - Entertainment Allowance - Incredibly Talented Team

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If you have gameplay software developer experience and you’re seeking a new remote role, Skillsearch wants to hear from you! We are helping a gaming company hire a full-time Senior Gameplay Programmer, and the role comes with a salary of £60,000 and an attractive benefits package. This role is available for remote work in the UK, Spain or Canada. Or via an umbrella company in Poland, Netherlands, Hungary and Ireland. 

As Senior Gameplay Programmer, you will design and implement functionality for AAA external clients.  

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 in a typical week: 

  • Direct several areas, including gameplay, AI, UI, Multiplayer, Core Tech 
  • Identify and highlight potential risks in the solutions that are being worked on 
  • Provide mentoring support to other members of the team as directed by the Lead/Technical Director 
  • Solve problems through the application of sound software engineering principles and endeavour to minimise technical and maintenance issues. 

To apply, you will need to be an engineer with professional experience in games. The following are required: 

  • At least two or more shipped games 
  • Experience with consoles like PS4/PS5 and XboxOne/SeriesX preferable 
  • Excellent C++ programming skills 
  • Knowledge of Unreal (UE4/UE5), Unity and other proprietary engines and experience developing multiplayer games is highly desirable. 

In return for your dedication and commitment, you will enjoy a salary of £60,000 and some great company benefits. 

To apply for this remote Senior Gameplay Programmer job, please contact Katie from Skillsearch today at 

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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