Graduate Programmer

Games Jobs - Programming - UK & Europe

Job Title Graduate Programmer
Job Category AI / Artificial Intelligence,Tools,Network / Online / Server,Gameplay,Mobile / iOS / Android
Job Description My client is a cutting edge game developer, they aspire and succeed in making critically acclaimed, stunning games. They do have a number of experienced developers, but are now looking to bring in a high calibre graduate to work in one of their small game teams. This is a unique opportunity to get in at an entry level with one of the countries top developers.

So what will you be doing?:

•Prototyping and coding gameplay features
•Taking part in the design process of the gameplay
•Creating base gameplay system and tools for the gameplay designers to extend
•Ensuring that game scripts are well designed, and are optimal in terms of CPU and memory consumption

What must you have?:

•2.1 degree in Maths, Physics, Computer Science or related, or equivalent industry experience
•Excellent knowledge of C# or C++
•Excellent knowledge of algorithms and data structures
•Experience of creating games on desktop or mobile platforms
•Desire to make great games
•Great communication skills (verbal and written)
•Demonstrable love for some area of game technology
•A passion for playing games and solving problems

Want to really stand out? Know about these!
•Knowledge of two or more other programming languages (for example Java, Python, PHP, Clojure)
•1 or more years of games industry experience
•1 or more shipped titles on console, desktop or mobile platforms
•Strong knowledge of console, desktop and mobile architectures
•Knowledge of asynchronous engineering techniques
•Experience of Unity, Unreal or XNA
•Experience using digital content creation tools (for example Max, Maya, Photoshop

You must have a well presented and easily accessible portfolio to apply. Click the button below or feel free to contact Meeta Mistry at Amiqus for more info. Good luck!
Salary £25,000 - £28,000
Location Brighton, UK & Europe
Job Category Programming
Date posted 15/07/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Amiqus Games using their internal reference alan_bri.
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