FIRESPRITE IS AN EXPANDING VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT STUDIO BASED IN THE HEART OF LIVERPOOL CITY CENTRE. WE HAVE COLLABORATED WITH PLAYSTATION JAPAN STUDIO ON THE PLAYROOM & PLAYROOM VR FOR PLAYSTATION 4, FOR WHICH WE DEVELOPED THE VISUAL STYLE. WE ALSO CREATED THE MULTI-MILLION DOWNLOADED TITLE 'RUN SACKBOY! RUN!' FOR PLAYSTATION FOR IOS, ANDROID, AND PLAYSTATION VITA. WE ARE CURRENTLY BEAVERING AWAY ON SOME FABULOUS NEW GAMES FOR PLAYSTATION 4 AND ALL MAJOR GAMING PLATFORMS.
SO IF YOU LOVE THE IDEA OF WORKING IN A HIGHLY CREATIVE, VIBRANT ATMOSPHERE WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO CONTRIBUTE TO DAILY DEVELOPMENT DECISIONS, WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING FOR A GAMEPLAY PROGRAMMER NEEDED TO JOIN THE PROGRAMMING TEAM ON AN UNANNOUNCED PROJECT.
About the role - Gameplay Programmer
This role would suit a good generalist who likes to get involved with multiple areas and has shipped at least 1 title on console platforms
- Strong team player, autonomous and likes working in smaller teams
- Experienced Gameplay Programmer
- Strong C++ skills
- Unreal Engine 4 experience - desirable
- Current console experience - desirable
- AI experience - desirable
- At least 1-2 years’ experience
- Good communication
This role would be an initial 6 month contract, with possible extension for the right candidate
Salary and location
Salary is negotiable depending upon experience and proven track record.
This job is based right in the heart of Liverpool City Centre, Merseyside
The position involves working a minimum of 37.5 hours per week in our office
You must have the full right to work within the UK