Junior Coder

Games Jobs - Programming - London

Job Title Junior Coder
Job Category Graduate Programmer,Mac / OSX
Job Description Studio Overview

Sports Interactive (SI), is based in the heart of Silicon Roundabout in London and is the world’s leading developer of football management simulations through its Football Manager series of games. With one of the lowest staff turnover rates in the industry, and regular appearances at the top of the PC, PSP and appstore charts around Europe, this is a chance to join a winning team.

We’re looking to sign up players for our squad who are either experienced pros or incredibly talented and hungry for success to help all of the games that we’re working on.

Do you think you have what it takes to be a part of the team and make a difference?

We offer a great package which includes; a competitive salary, 25 days holiday, flexible working hours, profit based bonus scheme (including Christmas bonus), gym membership, childcare vouchers and private health care (including dental). You’ll get a top end PC or Mac to develop with as well as kicking back and relaxing on our games consoles or table football. We hold regular social events including an annual family day and play 5-a-side football most lunch times.

Position Overview
We are looking for a junior programmer to join our PC/Mac development team.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Learn and help develop rule group and competition areas of the game
  • Work with Senior Developers and increase skill set
  • Help analyse existing projects and improve upon them.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Experience in C/C++ to post-graduate standard or equivalent
  • Comfortable with game design and implementation
  • Examples of own demos, with source code, very beneficial.


DESIRABLE

  • University qualified to a minimum level of 2:2 or equivalent highly advantageous
  • Passion for computer games highly advantageous
  • Passion for/previous experience with handheld devices highly advantageous
  • Knowledge of football and Sports Interactive products highly advantageous.


  This job description is an accurate reflection of the duties and responsibilities of the post as at the time of writing but will be changed from time to time as the job is a career development job which will be adjusted according to the progress of the job holder.  It does not form part of the contract of employment.
Salary Competitive plus benefits
Location Old Street, London
Job Category Programming
Date posted 13/10/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Sports Interactive using their internal reference .
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