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Position: Senior Gameplay Programmer - Unity - London
Employer: OPM Recruitment Ltd
Category: Programmers
Location: UK - London
Salary: DOE
Date posted: Friday, April 21st 2017

Description:

OPM have now partnered with this fantastic F2P Games Development Studio based in Central London to help them expand as they take on more exciting project.

They are a collective of passionate designers, engineers and artists who all share the same obsession: making action-packed, visually stunning games that can be played and enjoyed by everyone. They develop these games from instinctive, aspirational ideas and themes.

They are looking for a Senior Gameplay Programmer to join the team as they continue to make great games!

 

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be working on gameplay across multiple platforms (iOS, Android, Windows Phone, tvOS, Amazon) using the Unity engine. Working very closely with designers, artists, other programmers and the technical director to solve the many challenges involved in creating a high quality and performant user experience in the most efficient manner possible to release in the desired time frame.

 

Responsibilities:

Implementing all areas of the game application, including (but not exclusively) gameplay, player controls, game simulation behaviours, AI, meta-game behaviour, user interface, visual effects, audio effects, analytics hooks, social hooks and in-game purchasing.

Designing and writing code in a maintainable and easily updatable manner, ready for post-launch updates in response to customer feedback.

Writing tools where necessary to empower artists and designers to make the game as much as possible, and providing mentoring and support to junior programmers.

Be responsible for the performance of the game, both frame-rate and memory usage.

Be actively involved in design discussions and prototyping.

 

Requirements:

Strong technical design and code skills, preferably in C#, though strong C++ experience is fine.

Proven professional console, PC or mobile development experience.

At least 1 title developed from start to release, having gone through full QA cycle, and preferably beyond to post-release support developing updates or DLC.

A passion for making mobile action games and exploring new ways of making games.

 

In return they offer a competitive salary, great company benefits and an excellent working environment. Get in touch for all the details.