Lead Programmer

Job Title: Lead Programmer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malta
Salary: €50000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-11-05
Reference: LAT/051118
Contact Name: Lakhvir Takhar
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 05, 2018 17:07

Job Description

Lead Programmer – Full-time – Malta - €50,000

Creative Personnel are delighted to offer this terrific opportunity to work with our fantastic client. Our client are looking for an experienced lead programmer to work at their Malta studio and report to the Technical Director. You will be responsible for leading a team of programmers on projects from inception to completion, planning and programming the game and liaising with other team leads. It is a hands-on role requiring excellent technical programming skills and knowledge along with leadership and management skills.

Required skills:
  • 10+ Years professional game development experience
  • 10+ Years of C/C++ programming
  • Write clear, maintainable, portable code
  • Performance analysis, profiling and optimisation techniques
  • Thorough knowledge of 3D maths and rendering algorithms
  • Experience developing for mobile platforms
  • Experience leading a team
  • Strong leadership skills and decision making
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self-motivated and well organised
  • Experience with multi-platform development
  • Familiarity with source control systems (Perforce and git)
  • Passion for developing and playing games
  • Interested in keeping skills up to date
  • Ability to estimate work complexity and time
  • Ability to work cross-discipline and communicate ideas with non-technical staff
  • Fluent in English
Helpful to have:
  • Low level understanding / familiarity with processor architectures
  • Network programming experience
  • Physics programming
  • AI programming
  • C++11 familiarity
  • C#
  • Java
  • Arm assembly
  • Knowledge of common graphics APIs (OpenGL/ES, Metal, Vulkan, DirectX)
  • Familiarity with shader languages
  • Unreal Engine experience
  • Unity experience


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