Tools Programmer (Java)

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Job Title Tools Programmer (Java)
Skills Required Tools,Build Engineer,Graduate Programmer,Mac / OSX
Job Description Feral Interactive, the leading publisher and developer of AAA Mac games, is looking for a junior programmer to work alongside its games programming team.

The successful candidate will work closely with our Head of Technology and will be responsible for maintaining and developing existing tools as well as defining and building new tools to assist the development and build process. This includes maintaining the browser-based front-end of our build system, written in Java, as well as the build scripts it drives.

The role is varied, interesting and challenging, and is central to our operation. We’re looking for someone who’s able to continually improve the way we work by seamlessly automating as many processes as possible. The ideal candidate will proactively seek out tasks that can be streamlined to make them more efficient and reliable.

What experience should you have?

-    Java web development
-    Unix command line
-    Perl or similar scripting language
-    Regular expressions

What else would help?

Knowledge of any of the following is advantageous:

-    C/C++
-    Xcode
-    Mac OS X
-    Linux
-    Basic system administration

What makes a great fit with Feral?

-    A passion for computer games
-    Curiosity and a love of problem-solving
-    The ability to work effectively without direct supervision
-    Good written and verbal communication skills

What’s in it for you?

-    Competitive salary
-    Flexitime
-    Relaxed small company atmosphere
-    Regular company dinners and outings

How do you apply?

To apply, send a copy of your CV and a covering letter via the Apply button on this page.
Salary Competitive
Location Wandsworth, London
Job Category Programming
Date posted 22/05/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Feral Interactive Limited using their internal reference .
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