AS3 F2P Online Game Programmer - South UK

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Job Title AS3 F2P Online Game Programmer - South UK
Skills Required Programming
Job Description Location – Oxford

Job Type – Permanent

Format – Cross Platform

Salary – Great Salary and Benefits



AS3 F2P ONLINE GAME DEVELOPER

A well-established UK Games development studio are looking for an excellent ActionScript 3 programmer who has experience of PHP to work on a Flash based Free-to-Play game for browsers and mobile.

This role is full-time permanent role based in-house at their Oxford headquarters, not available to freelancers. You must be able to legally work in the UK as this studio does not have the ability to assist with work permits/visa applications.

Experience:

Ideally looking for 1-3 years’ experience working in AS3, Flash and PHP development. A strong academic background is also preferred, with a degree in computer science, mathematics, physics or similar. Games industry experience is not essential but any commercial or recreational experience in games would definitely be a bonus.



Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement exciting new game features based on design specifications
  • Review coding to ensure it is error free, debugging, suggesting improvements and implementing solutions to improve performance and reliability
  • Stay up-to-date with changing technologies, quickly learning and implementing new skills to benefit the studio
  • Work effectively with minimal levels of guidance, prioritising and scheduling your own work
  • Collaborate productively within larger multi-disciplined project team environments, working alongside artists, designers and other coders
  • Work well under pressure, multi-tasking to meet various production objectives and deadlines in a fast-paced development environment, sometimes for multiple projects




Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of ActionScript 3, Adobe Air & Stage 3D
  • Working knowledge of PHP, MySQL , CSS, JavaScript (including jQuery)
  • Knowledge and experience of OOP and MVC frameworks
  • Good communication with excellent team-working and problem solving skills
  • Familiarity with use of IDEs, debugging, logging, and version control systems (Git, Perforce, SVN)
  • Experience in server and gameplay programming
  • Experience with Facebook applications and implementation is a bonus
  • Ability to develop applications with good knowledge of optimization (performance & memory), Flash client to server communication and compatibility across browsers and mobile platforms
  • A genuine interest in playing games especially F2P ones.




To apply please send a CV to <a href=mailto:officemanager@opmjobs.com>officemanager@opmjobs.com</a>



Max Hurd - Programming Consultant

OPM Response Ltd

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214420

Email: <a href=mailto:Max@opmjobs.com>Max@opmjobs.com</a>

Skype: max.hurd.opm

LinkedIn: <a href=http://uk.linkedin.com/in/maxhurdopm>http://uk.linkedin.com/in/maxhurdopm</a>

Twitter: <a href=https://twitter.com/OPM_programming>@OPM_programming</a>
Salary DOE
Location South
Job Category Programming
Date posted 20/06/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 3293.
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