Senior Systems Programmer

Games Jobs - Programming - The Netherlands

Job Title Senior Systems Programmer
Skills Required Programming
Job Description My client is a leading European Developer with close ties to a major international publisher. They combine outstanding technology with a strong artistic vision, and in doing so have elevated the company to a prominent rank among Europe's game developers.

They are now looking for a Senior Systems Programmer to join their team.

Overview of the job:

My client are looking for a Senior Systems Programmer to help improve their core engine. The core engine is in charge of processing large amounts of complex data, ensuring a smooth flow from the hands of the developers, through various build servers and optimization steps, into the final game.


Are you the Systems Programmer they are looking for? We want to hear from you if:

• You have extensive C++ system programming experience;
• You have a passion for solving very complex problems with high quality code;
• You like working on heavily multithreaded code;
• You have excellent knowledge of C++, both at the low and high level;
• You’re comfortable working with a large existing code-base and tool set;
• You enjoy working in an innovative, highly technical and dynamic development environment;


We especially want to hear from you if any of the following apply:

• You don’t mind digging into the Windows Kernel Data Structures to read the TIB from userland.
• You know the difference between a CRITICAL_SECTION, Mutex and SRWLock.
• You can read various flavors of Assembly language.
• You think Clang has the nicest AST’s by far.
• You have experience with parallel programming, distributed processes or client-server development.
• You have past experience with large, scalable systems and high performance computers in an unrelated industry.
• You have past experience in a similar position in the gaming industry

For more information on this role or to apply for the position, please contact Ben Shatford at Aardvark Swift on +44 (0)1709 834777 or e-mail
Salary €Negotiable DOE
Location Netherlands, The Netherlands
Job Category Programming
Date posted 29/04/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Aardvark Swift using their internal reference 8820_BS1200SSP.
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