Senior Tools Programmer

Leading VR Gaming Studio - Unreal Engine - Strong Culture

Job Type
Salary on application

Do you have tools engineer and games industry experience? Skillsearch is helping a world-leading game developer and publisher find a full-time Senior Tools Programmer in Farnborough, and the role comes with an excellent salary and benefits package. 

As a Senior Tools Programmer, you will build, develop and maintain tools to assist the company's game development. This is a challenging but rewarding role, working with a multi-talented team to make cutting-edge VR games. 

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

  • Work closely with artists, designers and programmers to write or iterate on tools that help their workflow 
  • Write and maintain clear technical design documentation and informative tools manuals 
  • Help define tools roadmap by gathering requirements from stakeholders. 

To apply for this tools engineer role, you will need at least five years of professional experience as a Tools Programmer or a related position. You will also require solid C++, C#, and Python experience. In addition, you should have experience in version control using Perforce and the ability to gather requirements and plan systems required using the platforms provided. 

In return for your passion, collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, including flexible hours, duvet days, your birthday off, dedicated personal development, a pension scheme, health insurance, life cover and much more.  

We'd love you to apply for this full-time Senior Tools Programmer position in Farnborough, and we're waiting to hear from you. Please contact Ryan from Skillsearch at today. 

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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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