Senior Programmer

Games Jobs - Programming - North West

Job Title Senior Programmer
Job Category Programming
Job Description Join Team 17, an iconic studio with 24 years of games industry experience.

Home to the famous Worms series, new IP Flockers, and award-winning publisher behind recent indie titles including The Escapists, Overruled!, Penarium and many others!

After an amazing year, Team 17 are calling for a Senior Programmer to join their internal development team in Wakefield, Yorkshire. You'll be working on established and new IP as well as helping out with exciting new projects being developed by their external partners.

Salary is highly competitive and includes an excellent benefits package.

Role Responsibilities

Reporting to the Head of Programming and the project Producer, assessing risk from a technical point of view and providing appropriate solutions.

Working alongside other departments to ensure games are produced to the highest quality possible.

Communicate effectively with all team members to ensure deadlines are achievable whilst projecting a professional and positive approach.

Mentoring other programmers within the department.

Management / Leadership training will be provided where necessary to help you develop your career.

Essential Skills & Experience

4+ years working in the games industry
Excellent working knowledge of C++
Experience working on gameplay systems and have the ability to solve technical gameplay problems.
Able to communicate clearly especially when relating to technical issues.
Ability to manage others within a team, producing schedules and maintaining a clear communication path for issues as needed.

Desirable Skills

Knowledge of console programming.
Knowledge of mobile programming and associated languages.


Established in 1990, Team 17 prides itself on being one of the longest standing indie developers in the industry with 75 staff who are passionate about creating high quality games.

Team 17 offer a relaxed and creatively charged atmosphere where talent can flourish. They pride themselves above all on the games they create and their appreciation of the people who create them.

If you've got the skills, experience and the drive to join Team 17 as their new Senior Programmer, get in touch with us now :

Contact Danny


Telephone: 01709 834 777
Salary Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Location North West
Job Category Programming
Date posted 15/05/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Aardvark Swift using their internal reference 8844_DJ105SP.
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