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Tools Programmer


Aardvark Swift


Southam, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Programming and Development




Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time


Over the past 30 years this company has consistently developed innovative and successful award-winning racing games. Now they want you to join them at their Southam studio to help be a part of that legacy!

This is your chance to join a talented and experienced team to re-invent and shape their most ambitious racing titles ever, from its inception to a genre-defining experience.

As a Tools Programmer you will be the ultimate skilled enabler. This role will take you deeper into theri games and is a gift for those who love to tussle with practical software problem-solving with a tangible, highly utilizable solutions that the whole team will thank you for.

Even for highly experienced Tools coders, the level of complexity of game development  at Codies is hugely stimulating, especially as with so much in-house capability you’re never short of like-minded developers to bounce your ideas off. 

Key Responsebilites:

  • Develop and maintain bespoke content creation tools and pipelines to the highest standards
  • Research new technology, techniques and ideas
  • Support a large team of artists and designers using the tools

What you'll need:

  • Fluent C++ and C# experience would be great (but you could learn that, right?)
  • Experience of asset pipeline design and implementation
  • Experience of writing small standalone tools for data conversion or batch processing would be advantageous.
  • A good degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as games, computer science, maths or engineering.
  • Experience using version control software
  • Ability to write clear and maintainable code

Be great if you had:

  • Experience of development on console and PC platforms.
  • 3DS Max SDK or Max Script development
  • Scripting language experience 
  • Strong 3D maths skills.
  • Experience supporting multiple projects simultaneously
  • Good industry track record, such as previously published products and tools development experience

Keep Calm and waka waka...