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Senior and Lead Programmer

Job Title: Senior and Lead Programmer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire, West Yorkshire
Salary: £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 12580/001
Contact Name: Kieron Holmshaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Job Description:

We are looking for Senior and Lead Programmers to join our development teams as well as supporting our Games Label partners with exciting new projects. You will be able to show first class planning / game architecture skills as well as technical skills. You must be capable of truly looking ahead, taking risk out of projects and communicating same with your teams. You will play an integral role in introducing new tech, prototyping, training, mentoring and developing the code skills of the team.
Successful candidates must be able to clearly and accurately communicate progress to managers and producers.

Essential Skills:

  • 5+ years working in the games industry.

  • Excellent working knowledge of C++.

  • Experience working on gameplay systems and be able to solve technical problems in this area.

  • First class communication skills.

  • Ability to manage others within a team, producing schedules and maintaining a clear communication path for issues as needed.

  • Provide a level of excellence in technical architecture and execution.

  • First class planning skills, looking ahead to take risk out of projects.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of console programming.

  • Knowledge of mobile programming and associated languages.

  • Knowledge of Unity and/or Unreal.

  • Proven ability to Prototype and introduce new tech solutions.