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Senior Online Engineer

  • Location: Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Category: Programmers
  • Posted: 10 November 2017

Playground GamesSenior Online Engineer - Playground Games - Leamington Spa

This is your chance to work for a studio who’ve created a number of critically-acclaimed, award winning racing games. Established in 2010, Playground Games have brought together some of the most experienced and talented developers with a vision to create genre-defining titles for a global audience. They're now looking for a Senior Online Engineer to join their Leamington Spa based studio.

Working at senior level in a team of Engineers, you will be responsible for implementation of a broad range of online systems within the game. Engineers with in-depth knowledge of online implementations on current-gen consoles are ideal for this role, as you will use your skills to provide a robust multiplayer experience. You must be able to work closely with Designers to realise their vision. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to succeed.


  • Experience of working on published titles on current-gen consoles
  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills
  • Detailed knowledge of online APIs and network architecture on current-gen consoles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for games
  • Experience of mentoring and coaching junior engineers
  • Experience of console online server platforms

Why you should apply

This is a rare opportunity to join one of the most successful studios in the UK! Their games are known across the world, and they provide a competitive benefits package, including multiple Duvet Days!

Interested? Contact Jordan Bateman at or on 01709 834777.

Not for you but know someone who this’d be great for? Refer them and we’ll give you £1000 if they get the job!