Software Engineer - Top Studio

Job Title: Software Engineer - Top Studio
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Start Date: 2017-08-10
Reference: SOFT220617
Contact Name: Henry Exelby
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2017 13:34

Job Description

I am on the lookout for a Software Engineer to work in a Top studio.  I’m mainly on the lookout for someone who has an interest for video games. You will join the growing engineer team and help drive improved development practice across the studio, define and develop. I am looking for someone to join an already stellar team, to continuously improve the way games are made.  This role will help drive improved development practice across the studio, define and develop the test framework and identify and write automation. Focused not just on the quality of the game itself but also the infrastructure that supports it.

Key Responsibilities 
  • Partnering and collaborating directly with the studio to enable building quality in (code authoring and test execution
  • Introducing and promoting automation best practices across the Engineering function
  • Executing non-functional testing, including security, performance and load testing
  • Develop and maintain robust, scalable, reusable, data driven automated test scripts across test and production applications
Key Required Skills 
  • Proficient in C++ and C#
  • Experience with Unreal engine
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent
  • Proven experience in a similar role, building and maintaining robust, efficient and reusable test/automation infrastructure
  • Ability to understand software internals and debug code

Bonus Traits
  • Interest in video games
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Well-organised, proactive and a team player
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If this role interests you get in touch by contacting me.