Senior/Lead Tools Programmer

Iconic Games - Remote Across Canada Only - AAA Games

Job Type
Salary on application
4 days ago

Skillsearch is seeking a skilled and collaborative Senior/Lead Tools Developer to join a games studio in Canada, working on a remote basis. This full-time role offers an attractive salary and benefits package.  

As a Lead Tools Developer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, optimising, and maintaining tools to create multiplatform AAA RPGs. You will be working with RedEngine and Unreal Engine.  

In your first few weeks in this lead tools programmer role, you can expect to: 

  • Develop asset pipeline tools and user interfaces to manipulate game assets 
  • Collaborate with technical and production teams in Poland and troubleshoot and maintain existing tools 
  • Manage tools team members: mentoring, scheduling and tracking tasks, performance evaluations, disciplinary actions, and knowing when to report an issue up the line. 

To apply for this lead tools programmer role, you will need excellent knowledge of C++ coding principles and practices with at least 4 years of professional experience. You will also require the following: 

  • Ability to comprehend large codebases as modules and in detail 
  • Multi-threaded programming skills 
  • Excellent understanding of memory management 
  • Proficient use of standard algorithms, container libraries, compilers, linkers, and debuggers. 

As a vital member of the team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, you will receive a favourable salary and benefits including project-based bonuses, health benefits with an HSA account, good work-life balance with flexible hours and paid overtime and generous paid vacation per year. 

If this full-time remote Senior/Lead Tools Programmer job motivates and inspires you, please contact Rani 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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