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Gameplay Programmer Featured


Aardvark Swift


London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Programming and Development




Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time


As the new Gameplay Programmer for an award winning studio, who are responsible for one of the most loved MMOs of all time, you'll be joining a small team in the early stages of its MMO development. This will give you a unique chance to get in on the ground floor and make a large impact on a pioneering and ambitious project.


Day to day tasks...

  • Give direct input on the feature roadmap
  • Identify any technical roadblocks and suggest solutions
  • Develop a range of gameplay features and game systems, primarily in Unreal Engine / C++
  • Design and implement maintainable and expandable game systems
  • Work closely with other programmers to find great technical solutions
  • Work closely with designers to flesh out features and create good gameplay feel
  • Work closely with other disciplines such as animators and artists to provide code support
  • Continual learning about state-of-the-art games systems and coding best practice
  • Work as a key part of an agile development team, taking responsibility for organising and planning your own work
  • Participate in code reviews to maintain quality and share knowledge
  • Bug fixing and optimization, including at the engine level

The skills and XP you'll need...

  • Experience developing gameplay features in AAA PC/console teams
  • A passion for playing and building video games!
  • Significant professional experience with C++
  • Good understanding of Unreal Engine / Blueprint
  • Versatility and pro-activity, a willingness to contribute to a wide range of engineering tasks
  • Experience in the technical design, implementation and maintenance of game systems, such as traversal, AI, navigation, combat or real-time networking
  • Experience with software debugging and optimisation

The rewards you receive...

  • The inspiring challenge of working on pioneering ambitious project with great coworkers
  • An opportunity to learn and grow within an international company
  • A multicultural work environment that encourages growth, creativity and innovation
  • Free lunches, drinks and snacks
  • A family friendly work environment with flexible work hours
  • Employer contributory pension plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Private medical and dental insurance
  • Annual transportation grant
  • Annual sports grant

Keep Calm and waka waka...