Lead Gameplay Programmer - AAA Project - World Class Studio £50k+

Job Title: Lead Gameplay Programmer - AAA Project - World Class Studio £50k+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-16
Reference: LEADGAMEROCK180418
Contact Name: Henry Exelby
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2018 18:08

Job Description

I am on the lookout for a cool Lead Gameplay programmer to join a world class studio in the heart of London.

As a Lead Gameplay Programmer you will be working closely with other gameplay programmers and designers.

You will be working with many different aspects of a game and helping out wherever required. It can be everything between player movement, weapon systems, sound implementation, network, support systems, game state machines, controllers and more.

  • Responsible for delivering a great end-user experience together with the team
  • Ownership of the code you write
  • Responsible for the features you are adding. Bugs or design issues are addressed by you or communicated to your lead
  • Make sure that any feature you are assigned functions in multiplayer if needed
  • Always looking to improve yourself as well as the code you have written
You have at least 5 years of professional gameplay development. Preferably you have prior experience working as a gameplay programmer on at least one shipped title. You have experience with scripting languages, such as LUA, JavaScript, Python and are familiar with AI, physics, animation and gameplay code in general. You must be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing.

  • Strong passion for games and an understanding of what makes fun gameplay
  • Knowledge about multiplayer games
  • Basic knowledge of performance profiling and debugging
  • Familiarity with git, svn, and other version control systems
  • Flexible working
  • Stocks and shares
  • Free AAA Games
  • Relocation assistance
  • Bonus Schemes and Incentives
If this role sounds a great fit don’t hesitate to get in touch.