Define the technical design for the main elements of a project together with team members; Identify and help tackle the main risk area’s for a project; Co-operate in setting up the main technical systems for a project together with the team; Mentor, inspire and motivate the team to meet project quality levels and deadlines; Co-operate in the overall planning of a project. Be proficient and proactive in organizing and planning; Closely work with the leads of the other disciplines (Art & Design) and with the producer of the project; DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE Highly proficient in C++ and / or C#; 5+ years of game industry experience with at least 2 years in a technical lead position and shipped a couple of games; You have a great working- and technical knowledge of Unreal and / or Unity. ABOUT YOU You are capable of communicating in a clear, open, convincing, and inspired manner; You are passionate about new technology; You have already worked on VR projects before or you have an intimate knowledge of what has been happening in the field so far; You are comfortable with working under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment; You have a very good knowledge of English, both spoken and written. WE OFFER Working in a creative and quality driven environment with enthusiastic colleagues; A great spot to learn and share knowledge; Benefits according to experience and job; A healthy work-life balance; Studio location in the heart of Amsterdam.
We are looking for a talented Lead Programmer who is passionate about creating groundbreaking, state of the art VR and AR games and entertainment.
The lead programmer manages the tech team and all aspects of a project’s technical design, including engine, middleware and game systems. He or she works closely with the technical director and other stakeholders to define a project’s technical approach.