Junior Programmer (G197)

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Areas of Expertise:
Programming and Development
West Midlands
Reflections, A Ubisoft Studio
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Job Description
Job Purpose
Execute under supervision several programming tasks, such as supporting the development of the engine and pipeline features assigned by the Lead.

Reports To
Lead Programmer


- Use practical solutions to implement feature requests;

- Code incrementally and take care not to break existing features;

- Carry out regular functional check-ins, to progressively integrate development into the shared code base;

- Choose the appropriate data structures and algorithms for the task at hand;

- Test work after each stage to ensure stability;

- Demonstrate understanding of the basics of load and game feature testing and write test code;

- Include comments in the code and document implemented features;

- Test other connected features that could be impacted by the produced feature;

- Use a coding style that is efficient and easy to read;

- Debug own code and bugs of basic complexity in the rest of the engine.

- Test work after each stage to ensure stability;

- Ensure that code changes are fully tested (MP, all platforms, all game modes and middleware, where applicable);

- Test other connected features that could be impacted by the produced feature;

- Carry out all other related tasks;

- Supporting the Lead Programmer in any ad hoc tasks and duties.

Skills and Knowledge

- Knowledge of software programming, ideally in the video game industry or any other relevant experience;

- Basic knowledge of engine or middleware and associated pipeline;

- Passionate about playing and making games;

- Basic knowledge of debugging tools;

- Familiar with basic speed and memory considerations;

- Familiar with optimisation principles;

- Good analytical and synthesis skills;

- Ability to anticipate and resolve problems;

- Attention to detail;

- Flexibility in organizing work;

- Good interpersonal and communication skills;

- Ability to work as part of a team;

- Ability to adapt to change;

- Results driven;

- Ability to quickly learn to use new tools;

- Excellent communication skills in spoken and written English.

Relevant Experience

Additional Information

Salary:  Competitive + Relocation

Location:   Royal Leamington Spa, U.K

Opening date:  9th February 2018
Closing date for applications:  30th March 2018 

Reflections reserves the right to close this advert earlier than the closing date indicated should we feel we have received sufficient applications.

Additional Information

Contact Details:
Reflections, A Ubisoft Studio
Tel: .
Contact: Adam Knight

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