Senior Unreal Programmer

3 Month Contract - Remote within UK - 6th Feb Start

Job Type
£400 a day
8 days ago

Do you have Unreal Engine experience, and are you seeking a new remote contract in the UK? Skillsearch is helping a London-based gaming studio find a Senior Unreal Programmer, and the role comes with a per-day rate of up to £400. The role is for three months, with a possible extension. 

You will be working directly on the studio's Unreal code base to produce and deliver auxiliary game features. These features will include a wide variety of areas, including 3D assets, rendering and UI. You will contribute to the full development process of each feature, from the initial concept, through design to implementation, testing and bug fixing. 

In your first few weeks in this Unreal engine developer role, you can expect to: 

  • Collaboratively design and implement functionality based on project high-level concepts and goals 
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code by following industry standard best practices 
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications 
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to address and mitigate these problems. 

To apply for this role, you will need excellent up-to-date knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 or 5, including proficiency with C++ code and UE Visual Scripting Blueprints. You will also require the following: 

  • Ability to break down and develop game features and subsystems 
  • Ability to research evolving game standards, graphics and media technologies independently 
  • Experience with 3D geometry and mathematical concepts 
  • Experience writing shader code and optimising memory and storage space usage. 

In return for your skill and commitment, you will receive a per-day rate of up to £400, with the opportunity to join a supportive and inclusive team. 

If this UK-based, remote Senior Unreal Programmer contract motivates and inspires you, please contact Jack from Skillsearch at today. We'd love to help you get your next role. 

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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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Jack Baxter

Interactive Team Lead

Jack heads up our Interactive and Immersive division in our games team and he’s a great fit for the role thanks to his love of all things XR, including *trigger warning* The Metaverse. With a background in recruitment in other industries, Jack decided to move himself, his partner and his daughters from London to the coast and take on a new challenge in an industry he’s passionate about, which is where he found us! If you’re as excited as Jack to be a part of how we’ll make and play games in the future, get in touch with him today!

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