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Game Core Tech Engineer

Game Core Tech Engineer

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    Robin Stallick

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    0203 216 2589

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    over 1 year ago

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A world class game studio that is all about developing incredible and engaging  multiplayer experiences is looking for a superb Game Core Tech Engineer to join the team and work on a leading AAA Franchise.

Members of the Core Tech programming team are responsible for implementing the core systems, pipelines and infrastructure that empower the development team and provide the solid framework for our new, unannounced title. We work closely with other disciplines to help them realise their ideas with a focus on delivering value in an iterative, agile environment.



As a Core Tech Programmer, you will work within cross-functional teams to deliver features on-time and to a high level of quality. You will be part of a team that is responsible for planning, implementing and maintaining core engine features that encompass rendering, networking and low-level systems programming. With a constant focus on scalability, performance and memory usage, you will apply your expertise in data structures and algorithms for modern, multi-core architectures to build state-of-the-art technology for both PC and Consoles. You work effectively in close collaboration with other disciplines to gather requirements and collectively develop solutions.


You excel at:


Working effectively in open and collaborative environments.

Employing a can-do attitude and an analytical mindset to solve difficult problems as part of an agile, fast-moving and highly-focused team.

Breaking down your work into measurable and achievable tasks.

Writing clear, maintainable and portable code.

Communicating ideas, intent and constraints to both technical and non-technical team members.

Monitoring, maintaining and optimising the performance of the game.

You have:


Strong practical knowledge of C++, with relevant professional experience.

Strong computer science and maths background.

Professional experience in systems development for a shipped game on PS4 and/or Xbox One (such as I/O, rendering, low-level networking, memory management, content pipelines etc).

Experience profiling and optimising code for optimal CPU, GPU, memory and bandwidth usage.

Excellent time management skills and the ability to self-organise.

The people skills to work collaboratively within a team.

Even better if you have:


Professional Unreal Engine 4 development experience.

Professional experience developing Games-as-a-Service titles.

Experience with automated testing techniques.


Perks and Benefits


- Private medical insurance that will covers you, your partner, and children

- Private dental insurance that significantly reduces cost of dentistry for you, your partner, and children

- Pension scheme where the company matches your contribution

- Complimentary gym membership

- Free eye tests + discounted glasses

- Quarterly revenue share after 1 year of service

- Brand new state of the art office

- Life drawing classes, and massage allowance

- Free fruit juices and soft drinks + Beer and pastries on a Friday.

- Childcare voucher scheme

- Employee assistance program


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