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Senior C++ Gameplay Programmer


Skillsearch Limited

Salary on application

Nottingham, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Business Operations and Analytics




Not specified

Permanent | Full Time


Senior C++ Gameplay Programmer in Nottingham

We’re looking for a talented Senior Gameplay Programmer to join the team at this award-winning studio in Nottingham. This exciting opening is a great chance for an experienced Senior Gameplay Programmer to join a studio that is enjoying huge success year on year, this is your chance to become a part of it!

As a Senior Gameplay Programmer at the Nottingham studio you will be responsible for the design and implementation of game systems within a title, potentially mentoring and managing one or two junior programmers to help achieve your goals.  You will be capable and responsible for estimating the time and cost of feature implementation, and then meeting those budgets.  You will be helped in this and report to the lead programmer on the team who will be your line manager.

As a Senior Gameplay Programmer, you will benefit from a sociable and supportive culture, as well as the option of flexitime in order to maintain a healthy work-life balance and several other great perks.

Senior Gameplay Programmer responsibilities:

Design, implement and debug gameplay features

Work with designers to define, develop and iterate on those features

Report progress and issues as the feature progresses, allowing you and your team to manage the progress of the project

Key requirements for this role in Nottingham:

Strong experience of C++, coding and debugging

1 or more areas of specialism in game developments (graphics, networking, AI)

Experience of working with a commercial game engine or large in-house game engine

Knowledge of build and pipeline systems within game development.

1+ shipped console title

This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving studio in the heart of Nottingham. If you’re passionate about games and creating a beautiful player experience and you want to be a part of a successful studio in a rewarding environment, then this could be the next step in your career.

As well as the benefits mentioned above, this studio offers a cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers and a very sociable work environment with several events organised throughout the year. On top of this, you will be working in a team of driven individuals, where each member is encouraged to be themselves and you can be sure that each person’s input will be valued and will have an impact on the end product.

Tags: Gameplay programmer, C++ Programmer, Games Programmer, Senior Programmer, Cpp, Cplusplus

A little bit about the city: Nottingham

We are proud to be in Nottingham, which benefits from a wealth of attractions, including world-famous history, a huge choice of bars and restaurants, art galleries and a wide variety of cultural events. Our new state-of-the-art studio is in the Castle Marina area of the City – ten minutes’ walk from the City Centre and served by excellent bus, train, tram and cycle links as well as good access to the North and South via the M1 motorway.

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