Gameplay Programmer wanted for AAA Studio

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Job Title Gameplay Programmer wanted for AAA Studio
Skills Required Gameplay
Job Description Gameplay Programmer wanted for AAA Studio Job Reference: 781
Short Skills:
Start Date/Length: Immediate/ Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Location: Midlands
Country: UK
Description: Our Client, a AAA Developer based in the Midlands is now looking for a mid level Gameplay Programmer to join an existing small team, working on exclusive titles based on their own successful IPs. This may include the rare opportunity to become a platform lead  as these roles are yet to be assigned on one project. There is also scope to transition into mobile development in future.
Some C++ experience in a professional games development would be preferred. A strong academic background is also preferred with a 1st class or 2:1 degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics or other science-related subject. Responsibilities:
- Develop and implement new gameplay code, including features such as strategy, mechanics, logic, combat systems, AI, UI, audio code, etc
- Meet game design and technical requirements as well as internal coding standards
- Maintain and debug your own and existing code
- Write and maintain technical documentation
- Optimise code and data for memory usage and performance per console
- Identify and solve development obstacles or risks that arise
Skills:
- Excellent C/C++ skills at a professional level
- Ability to quickly familiarise yourself to work with a large existing codebase
- Ability to prototype as well as producing final code
- Strong debugging, profiling and optimising, system design and 3D math skills
- Good spoken and written communication skills, as well as teamworking with game developers from all disciplines across the project
- Excellent initiative, self-motivation, organisational and problem solving skills, with the ability to accept and follow direction
- Any knowledge of console, general games and/or multiplayer development, and/or development tools such as Visual Studio and Perforce/other version control systems would be an advantage
- A genuine interest in playing games
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Gameplay Programmer wanted for AAA Studio Job Reference: 781
Short Skills:
Start Date/Length: Immediate/ Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Location: Midlands
Country: UK
Description: Our Client, a AAA Developer based in the Midlands is now looking for a mid level Gameplay Programmer to join an existing small team, working on exclusive titles based on their own successful IPs. This may include the rare opportunity to become a platform lead  as these roles are yet to be assigned on one project. There is also scope to transition into mobile development in future.
Some C++ experience in a professional games development would be preferred. A strong academic background is also preferred with a 1st class or 2:1 degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics or other science-related subject. Responsibilities:
- Develop and implement new gameplay code, including features such as strategy, mechanics, logic, combat systems, AI, UI, audio code, etc
- Meet game design and technical requirements as well as internal coding standards
- Maintain and debug your own and existing code
- Write and maintain technical documentation
- Optimise code and data for memory usage and performance per console
- Identify and solve development obstacles or risks that arise
Skills:
- Excellent C/C++ skills at a professional level
- Ability to quickly familiarise yourself to work with a large existing codebase
- Ability to prototype as well as producing final code
- Strong debugging, profiling and optimising, system design and 3D math skills
- Good spoken and written communication skills, as well as teamworking with game developers from all disciplines across the project
- Excellent initiative, self-motivation, organisational and problem solving skills, with the ability to accept and follow direction
- Any knowledge of console, general games and/or multiplayer development, and/or development tools such as Visual Studio and Perforce/other version control systems would be an advantage
- A genuine interest in playing games
Salary Competitive
Location Midlands
Job Category Programming
Date posted 17/02/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Interactive Selection using their internal reference 781.
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