Senior Online Engineer – Playground Games – Leamington Spa
This is your chance to work for a studio who’ve created a number of critically-acclaimed, award winning racing games. Established in 2010, Playground Games have brought together some of the most experienced and talented developers with a vision to create genre-defining titles for a global audience. They're now looking for a Senior Online Engineer to join their Leamington Spa based studio.
Working at senior level in a team of Engineers, you will be responsible for implementation of a broad range of online systems within the game. Engineers with in-depth knowledge of online implementations on current-gen consoles are ideal for this role, as you will use your skills to provide a robust multiplayer experience. You must be able to work closely with Designers to realise their vision. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to succeed.
- Experience of working on published titles on current-gen consoles
- Strong C++ and software architecture skills
- Detailed knowledge of online APIs and network architecture on current-gen consoles
- Excellent communication skills
- A passion for games
- Experience of mentoring and coaching junior engineers
- Experience of console online server platforms
Why you should apply
This is a rare opportunity to join one of the most successful studios in the UK! Their games are known across the world, and they provide a competitive benefits package, including multiple Duvet Days!
Interested? Contact Jordan Bateman at Jordan@aswift.com or on 01709 834777.
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