4 weeks ago

Senior Programmer

Birmingham 35K Permanent

Job Reference: SNRGD

Senior Progammer

A great new opportunity for a talented Senior Programmer to join a growing game development studio, based in the Midlands. They’re looking for a motivated individual to deliver high quality game code for AAA Unreal projects, both for proprietary projects and multiple high profile co-development partners. It’s is a unique opportunity to work amongst innovative developers and progress your career! 


  • Collaborate with programming team to develop fully realised and working game systems
  • Assist in delivering polished and immersive gaming experiences that meet design and technical requirements.
  • Create and maintain game logic for gameplay mechanics and other supporting game play systems, including written automated tests.
  • Work within the specification guidelines of the project and technology, keeping performance in mind as well as working with others to debug potential issues.
  • Collaborate with design and production to establish achievable goals.
  • You will be responsible for testing own logic by authoring automated tests as well as some manual validation testing
  • Participate in code reviews as a reviewer, observer or author and assist in sharing knowledge making sure standards and efficiency are upheld


  • Professional C++ experience in the games industry producing production quality code.
  • Demonstrate excellent understanding of Unreal Engines tools and actor based pipeline.
  • Strong understanding of content structure and management of C++ code bases with the ability to quickly learn existing code bases.
  • Good level of debugging skills, with the ability to perform profiling and optimisation.
  • In-depth knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 blueprint logic and gameplay logic assemblies.
  • Is able to put together high quality production code for both single and multiplayer games.
  • Practical problem solving applicable to 3D game development.
  • In-depth knowledge of at least one of the following areas: Engine, AI, UI, Audio, Gameplay, Physics, Rendering, Multiplayer.

On Offer: 

For the successful Senior programmer, you can expect a salary of up to £35,000 (DOE) as well as some great benefits & perks, including a bonus scheme, private healthcare, team outings/events & additional time off over the Christmas period.. Also, due to the current climate, they welcome applicants who are more suited to working remotely!

If you’re interested or would like some more information, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Jack at Digital Waffle 

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