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Technical Lead

3425

Wargaming UK

Negotiable

Guildford, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Programming and Development

ASAP

03/02/2020

03/04/2020

Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time

No

Job Overview
Does the challenge of creating an exciting AAA Free  to  Play game at a new studio excite you? Here at Wargaming UK you have the chance to join a new creative project at the early stages of game development. You can leave your mark on the game and be part of creating something truly unique.   

We are self-publishing our own title, and are fully funded by Wargaming.net, one of the biggest publishers of FTP games in the world. Our studio leadership are industry veterans, and  we believe we're  building a great studio culture in the best studio space in Guildford. If you think you have the talent to join a world class  team,  we'd love you to come and  look   at our studio.   

See what press are saying about our new project :   

https://www.mcvuk.com/wargaming-launches-new-uk-studio-in-guildford/  

https://www.pcgamesinsider.biz/feature/70159/behind-the-scenes-at-wargamings-new-uk-studio/  

https://www.gamesindustry. The Technical Director will rely on you to make sure all technical aspects of the project are aligned with his vision. The Technical Project Manager will collaborate closely with you to deliver the technical deliverables of the product roadmap. You will help grow and nurture the whole engineering staff, handling range of topics from recruitment to career mentoring. Along the way, you will get to work with the whole discipline to find solutions to any identified issues and challenges. What could be more exciting than that?
Reports To
This position reports to the Development Director. 
What will you do?

  • Responsible for managing technical aspects of the project

  • Finding solutions to technical challenges
  • Contributing to technical designs
  • Promote good technical practices
  • Ensure code documentation is written and maintained

  • Lead, hire, grow and mentor a strong engineering team
  • Work closely with leads across all non-technical disciplines
  • Highlight efficiency improvements in development

  • What are we looking for?
  • 10+ years programming experience in the gaming industry
  • Proven track record in Technical lead roles.
  • Strong familiarity with Unreal 4 toolchains.
  • Passionate about mentoring technical talent.
  • Great verbal and written communication skills in English.

  • What additional skills will help you stand out?
  • Experience working with highly distributed teams
  • Experience working on a free-to-play game during live phase

  • About Wargaming
    Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Delivering legendary games since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

    Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

    Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!

     

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