Client Network Programmer (Remote Options) – Chatham, UK

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Job Description

Core Tech Programmer (Remote Options)

Dovetail – Kent, UK

Are you a Client Network Programmer who can create and maintain exceptional quality game system components? Are you looking to work on some of the best tech in the industry? This is a chance to work for a studio producing real simulation software.

Dovetail Games are passionate about empowering their people to build beautiful worlds, craft breath-taking games and do the best work of their career to deliver their studio vision: “By Enthusiasts, For Enthusiasts”.

They are a studio who want their people to be based “where they do their best work” from either their HQ or from your home (UK-based only / VISA sponsorship available). However, occasional travel to HQ office will be required for key meetings and events.

Based in a river-front building in the heart of the Historic Dockyard in Chatham, Kent, UK. They are growing fast, developing games using cutting-edge technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and 5 and Xbox One and Series S/X

Your role and responsibilities will include…

  • Creating and maintaining client game systems components for multiplayer games
  • Collaborating with the server team to achieve optimal network traffic
  • Working with the game play team to ensure multiplayer game features work correctly

The skills and experience you'll need…

  • A background in multiplayer game developing and server-client arhitectures
  • Extensive knowledge of C++ and software architectures
  • Expertise in game engines architectures, game frameworks, tools and runtime
  • Ability to test debug and profile multiplayer games
  • Proficiency with Unreal Engine

Just some of the benefits of working with Dovetail include…

  • Direct and significant impact on the future of their games
  • An environment where you will be challenged but supported
  • An industry leading work-life balance
  • Developing games across multiple platforms using cutting edge technology
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Pension scheme
  • My Rewards benefits package including health cash plan, cycle to work, eyecare and tech
  • Free parking
  • Free fruit, tea & coffee and a stocked pantry
  • Access to funded fitness events and health checks
  • Regular social and sporting activities, including charity fundraising.

Interested in hearing more about this role?

Get in touch for a confidential chat!

Email or call +44 (0)1709 834777

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