Referenz: SGP874563JFI_1630598411

Senior Game Programmer

Scotland, Edinburgh

Jobbeschreibung

Senior Game Programmer

SGP874563JFI_1630598411

Senior Game Programmer - Dundee or Remote, Dundee City



Up to £65k DOE



My client is an ambitious and growing mobile game studio based in Dundee, Scotland. They have a 15 year legacy of making mobile games for some of the biggest brands on the planet. You will play a pivotal role in development of this world-leading IP, supporting the engineering teams with technical direction, planning and architecture in coordination with other disciplines and stakeholders to deliver a best in class game play experience.



* Working with the client teams to plan and review technical solutions to deliver a best in class game play experience
* Collaborating with the other disciplines, including artists, designers and server engineers, to design solutions, provide feedback and technical expertise and manage dependencies
* Working with production to define and prioritise work to ensure we make the best use of our resources
* Helping to shape best practices and processes and ensuring effective roll out among the teams
* Proactively communicating challenges, risks and requests to stakeholders
* Helping to grow the team technically and culturally through hiring and development
* Coordinating knowledge sharing across the teams to help facilitate effective development



Your Skills

Required

* Professional experience leading, managing and developing large engineering teams
* A strong understanding of common game/software development tools including Unity and Git
* Proven track record of architecting and developing mobile games
* Comprehensive understanding of game development on iOS and Android.
* A broad knowledge base that allows for interaction and engagement on a range of topics including game play, graphics, networking, etc.
* A proven ability to communicate with individuals and groups that are a mixture of technical and non-technical
* Demonstrable experience in creating clear and understandable documentation for technical and non-technical audiences
* To be able to provide constructive and helpful feedback
* The ability to diligently and proactively operate on multiple fronts and at varying levels of detail. Balancing short term and long term goals



Desirable

* Overseeing multiple teams totaling 20+ engineers
* Experience developing free to play games
* Experience working on a live title providing regular updates
* Delivery of console or PC titles
* Familiarity with Agile development processes
* Understanding of data oriented design and client-server systems
* Have worked with distributed teams in different time zones
* People management experience, providing coaching, mentoring and conducting 1-1's



To apply or for more info contact c.whittle@jeffersonfrank.com or call 0191 338 6624