Senior Programmer inc Relocation & Bonus

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Programming and Development
Region:
Canada
Area:
Vancouver
City:
Burnaby
Posted:
26-May-17
Company:
Offworld Industries
Job Ref:
Senior Programmer

We’re looking for talented software engineers with a teamwork oriented mindset. We would prefer candidates with a game development background, but are always open to training experienced software engineers in game development on the job. 

As a Senior Programmer, your job will be to serve as a mentor, role model, and primary contributor on our programming team.

As a mentor, you should be able to recognize teaching opportunities for other programmers when they arise, and be willing to guide team members to successful outcomes, both inside and outside programming.

As a role model, you should hold yourself to a high standard and be comfortable setting a good example for the other members of the team.

As a primary contributor, you should be a proactive member in both the design and development processes, who is able to drive the delivery of major systems, difficult features, and serious bugfixes.


Job Duties:

Being one of the primary contributors to the programming work of the company.

  • Learning a new system, concept, or unfamiliar area of code, when it’s needed to solve a problem.
  • Helping programmers when they are stuck on the tasks they have been assigned.
  • Designing and Prototyping of new core systems.
  • Analyzing and improving game performance.
  • Working with members of other departments on cross-department features [e.g., sound, animation, VFX].
  • Coordinating with the testing team to work on fixes for bugs.


Skills Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent training.
  • Minimum of 4 years full time experience working as a software engineer.
  • Intermediate understanding of C++ software development.
  • Previous experience working in game development as a programmer is strongly preferred.
  • Some experience working with Unreal Engine is ideal.


Benefits:

Relocation expenses covered up to $5000 CAD. Bonuses ranging from 1 to 3 months of salary will occasionally be provided at 6 month intervals, at the discretion of management. Two paid company breaks occur twice a year during the winter and summer, as well as a paid annual week long company trip.


Terms:

40 hours per week. Salaried full time, for a permanent position in our office located in Burnaby, BC.


Only applicants who meet the above qualifications will be contacted. Please forward your cover letter, resume, and a technical portfolio (if appropriate) by clicking Apply Now below.

Contact Details:
Offworld Industries
Tel: 7788726440
Contact: Will Stahl
Email:

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