Senior Gameplay Programmer

Well Established VR Studio - Multiple Awards - AAA Projects

Employment Type
Salary on application

Skillsearch is looking for an experienced and collaborative Senior Gameplay Programmer to join an award-winning company. This full-time gameplay programming role can be remote with a studio based in Leeds and offers an excellent salary and benefits. 

As a Senior Gameplay Developer, you will be attuned to how the player feels and will have the opportunity to make a big AAA game feel even better in virtual reality! The right person for this role will be very experienced in AAA games development at a studio with at least one shipped title under their belt. Ideally, this would be a major AAA title, something that the team can play and experience gameplay features implemented by you. 

To succeed in this Senior Gameplay Programmer role, you must have a deep understanding of C++ and be the kind of person who can learn new game engines without much hassle. You must also be able to take the initiative and make decisions about technical approaches, as well as be able to mentor and help other developers. In addition, you should have the following skills and expertise: 

  • Experience working on PC/console titles in a recognised game studio 
  • Clean and robust programming 
  • Experience with Git and other version control systems 
  • Creative attitude to problem-solving 
  • Highly motivated, confident and happy to share your ideas to help guide the project 

If you’re looking to make a positive impact and create change, possessing an inclusive and committed approach, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package. 

To apply for this full-time, remote Senior Gameplay Programmer job or studio based in Leeds, please get in touch with Chay from Skillsearch at today. Please refer any friends or colleagues for this role or direct them to our Careers page on our website. 

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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Games Programming Resourcer Chay Peters

Chay works alongside Katie and Ryan as a Games Programming Resourcer after a dramatic career change from being a plumber, so you can be sure to count on Chay to get you unstuck from an unideal job and smoothly into a new role! Don’t worry, he’s also got a gaming background with his favourite series being Modern Warfare and of course Crash Bandicoot, so with these combined skills he’s sure to bag you the role you’ve been waiting for!

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