About Splash Damage
Splash Damage is an independently-owned studio on the outskirts of London, and we're all about crafting engaging multiplayer experiences. Our recent projects include our multiplayer shooter Dirty Bomb as well as Gears of War 4.
We're currently expanding our team for exciting new projects with our partner Wargaming, and are looking for programmers to help us make them happen.
We look after our staff with a comprehensive package of perks and benefits, and have been awarded The Sunday Times's Best Companies accreditation three years running. Come join us!
As a Game Programmer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining client-side and server-side features on an ambitious multiplayer PC game in the Wargaming universe.
Responsibilities at a glance
- Design, implement and maintain client-side and server-side game features
- Work with the Design Team to define the requirements
- Work with QA to identify issues and maintain a stable codebase
Essential Skills and Experience
- Knowledge of C++
- Good sense of software architecture, design patterns, code quality
- Comfortable working on a variety of areas such as core game systems, gameplay, backend services, user interaction
- Experience in commercial software development
- Have a passion for game development
Preferred Skills and Experience
- Experience in backend development
- Experience writing unit tests and integration tests
- Experience with large codebases or distributed development
If possible, please attach/link to code samples or personal projects demonstrating your programming skills. Note that Senior positions are also available.
Perks & Benefits
Alongside our brand-new headquarters, stocked up drinks fridge and a never-ending supply of coffee, all of our roles come complete with the following perks and benefits:
- Private medical insurance that will covers you, your partner, and children
- Private dental insurance that significantly reduces cost of dentistry for you, your partner, and children
- Pension scheme where the company matches your contribution
- Complimentary gym membership
- Free eye tests + discounted glasses
- Quarterly revenue share after 1 year of service
- Brand new state of the art office
- Life drawing classes, and massage allowance
- Free fruit juices and soft drinks + Beer and pastries on a Friday.
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Employee assistance programme
- Referral fee
Find out more on our Perks & Benefits page.
Splash Damage offers a fun, friendly and relaxed working environment. Everyone here shares a passion for video games and that shows in daily office life. We also regularly get together for social events like pub quizzes, cinema nights, football, and company parties.
Find out more on our Culture page