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Tools Developer Indie Game Studio France Ref 1921

We are working with a fantastic indie game studio based in France who is looking for a talented Tools Developer to join their team and work on their exciting simluator game. This is a great opportunity to work on a unique project and help develop the tools required for the development team to be as effective as possible at making the game.

What will you be doing?

  • Providing and maintaining creation tools
  • Developing the existing codebase
  • Working on content production tools
  • Offering technical solutions to feedback
  • Collaborating with the QA team
  • Participating in public tool documentation

Who you are

  • 3+ years in a similar role
  • Educated to degree level in Computer Science or similar OR similar training
  • Excellent C++
  • GUI development, including GUI libraries e.g. ImGui, Qt, Wpf...
  • Version management tools e.g. Git, SVN, Perforce...
  • 1+ scripting language e.g. PowerShell, Python...a bonus

Benefits Include:

  • Brand new office
  • Lunch vouchers
  • Public transportation subsidy
  • Free fruits, cakes and beverages
  • Christmas vouchers


Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1921.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Engine Developer Indie Game Studio France Ref 1855

We are working with a fantastic indie game studio based in France who is seeking an exceptional Lead Engine Developer to join their team and work on their exciting realistic simulation project. You will be granted an integral role in the development of the project, and will be leading the multidisciplinary coding team.

What will you be doing?

  • Optimising the game engine
  • Leading the programming team and distributing tasks
  • Maintaining and developing various software components 
  • Evaluating functionality implementation
  • Offering technincal solutions to any potential issues raised

Who you are

  • 5+ years in a relevant role
  • Strong C++
  • Previous experience implementing optimised code
  • Knowledge of CPU/GPU/memory/cache...
  • Maths skills
  • Console/PC tuning tools e.g. PIX, RAZOR, NSight, VTune...
  • Versioning tools
  • DirectX 11 API SDKs/DirectX12/Vulkan
  • Appreciation of SMD instruction sets e.g. AVX, SSE, Altivec...

Benefits Include:

  • Brand new office
  • Lunch vouchers
  • Public transportation subsidy
  • Free fruits, cakes and beverages
  • Christmas vouchers

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1855.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Senior Game Developer Wanted - Console Studio - France Ref 970

Senior Game Developer Wanted Console Studio France

We are very excited to have this opportunity to work with a fantastic client based in France searching for a Senior game developer to join an already phenomenal team who have worked on fantastic console games.

As part of the programming team you will take part in:

  • Programming movements of game elements, objects'physics and trajectory calculations.
  • Inputs’ analysis and treatment.
  • Programming the cameras contextually to ingame interactions.
  • Programming AI (Artificial Intelligence) behavior for characters or elements of the game.
  • Programming game rules and the communication systems between characters.
  • User interface and menus.
  • Animations, FX, sound, etc…


Updating all documentation on elements designed will also be part of your job.

What we need from you:

  • Degree and/ or experience in image analysis & treatment
  • Extensive experience in dynamic in-game video.
  • Experience in the use of physics engines.
  • Experience with path finding and artificial intelligence.
  • Knowledge of tools for tuning console (PIX, GPAD).

Benefits Include:

  • Brand new office
  • Lunch vouchers
  • Public transportation subsidy
  • Free fruits, cakes and beverages
  • Christmas vouchers


Is this the role for you?Please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 970.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate.

We are a GDPR compliant company.

Java Developer Gaming Studio Baltic Region Ref 1916

We are working with an exciting casino game development studio working on fantastic casino games who is looking for a Java Developer to join their fun and vibrant office in the Baltic region. You will be given responsibility over the full software development lifecycle of the studio's project during their exciting period of growth.

What will you be doing?

  • Delivering server-side java services
  • Designing elegant solutions and clean code
  • Troubleshooting
  • Ensuring sprint commitments are met
  • Continuous improvement of tools and processes

Who you are

  • Excellent Java skills
  • Spring framework
  • Adhering to software engineering best pratices
  • Build tools e.g. Maven, Gradle...
  • Continuous integration tools e.g. Hudson, Bamboo, GoCD...
  • Git
  • Datastore development e.g. Relational Databases, NoSQL...

A bonus...

  • Educated to degree level in Computer Engineering or another relevant area
  • Previous experience in the gambling industry
  • Cloud computing services e.g. AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Azure...
  • kubernetes
  • Build/deployment automation e.g. Shell scripting, Ansible...

Benefits

This studio offers great social events, a forever full beer fridge, state of the art studio as well as an annual bonus and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV to ash@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1916.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

QA Engineer Gaming Studio Baltic Region Ref 1915

We are working with an exciting casino game development studio working on fantastic casino games who is looking for a QA Engineer to join their fun and vibrant office in the Baltic region. This is a great opportunity to join an ambitious studio during their exciting period of growth.

What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring functionality and quality in line with the studio business requirements
  • Helping your team meet sprint commitments
  • Making sure any bugs are followed through, and monitoring bug statistics
  • Ensuring the product can be supported on multiple platforms and devices including desktop and mobile
  • Analysis of potential gaps, offering test coverage solutions 
  • Front and back end feature manual testing
  • Regression testing
  • Maintenance of test suites
  • Defining test strategies


Who you are

  • Experience with Integration and End to End testing
  • Appreciation of the software testing lifecycle
  • Understanding of system architecture
  • Problem-solving skills


A bonus...

  • Previous experience in the gambling industry
  • Agile project management tools e.g. JIRA...
  • Github
  • Test case management tools e.g. TestRail...
  • Debugging experience
  • Test automation and BDD tools

Benefits

This studio offers great social events, a forever full beer fridge, state of the art studio as well as an annual bonus and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV to ash@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1915.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Java Data Developer Gaming Studio Baltic Region Ref 1913

We are working with an exciting casino game development studio working on fantastic casino games who is looking for a Java Data Developer to join their fun and vibrant office in the Baltic region. This is a great opportunity to develop your skills in an agile environment.

What will you be doing?

  • Offering solutions to technical issues
  • Managing server-side Google application development
  • Buidling pipelines
  • Creating clear and efficient code
  • Code reviews
  • Developing design patterns
  • Improving tools and processes


Who you are

  • Educated to degree level in Computer Science/Computer Engineer or similar
  • Strong Java skills
  • SQL/Scala/Python
  • Kafka/Google Pub/CDC/Dataflow/Airflow
  • DB2/BigQuery/BigTable/MongoDB/CouchDB
  • Cloud platforms e.g. Google, AWS...


Benefits

This studio offers great social events, a forever full beer fridge, state of the art studio as well as an annual bonus and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV to ash@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1913.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Data Developer Gaming Studio Baltic Region Ref 1911

We are working with an exciting casino game development studio working on fantastic casino games who is looking for a Data Developer to join their fun and vibrant office in the Baltic region. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious studio and develop your skills in an agile environment.

What will you be doing?

  • Delivering batch and streaming data pipelines
  • Developing elegant reusable solutions
  • Reviewing the code of team members
  • Participating in the development of technical designs
  • Identifying potential risks and troubleshooting problems
  • Creating clear documentation
  • Applying big data technologies on cloud and on-premise platforms

Who you are

  • SQL/Procedural SQL/Data Wareshousing
  • Experience with Unix shell scripting or similar
  • Previous experience working with agile principles

A bonus...

  • Java/Python/R/Javascript
  • Public cloud experience e.g. Google...
  • DB2
  • Data reporting/dashboarding platforms e.g. Tableau, Cognos...
  • Knowledge of analytics/machine learning
  • Streaming technologies e.g. Kafka...
  • REST APIs

Benefits

This studio offers great social events, a forever full beer fridge, state of the art studio as well as an annual bonus and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV to ash@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1911.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Graphics Developer AAA Game Studio South UK Ref 1906

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the South of England who is seeking a talented Graphics Developer to join their team and work on their pillar titles for console and PC. Following the success of their previous release, this studio is looking to continue the creation of thier engaging multiplayer experiences. 

What will you be doing?

  • Rendering feature implementation and optimisation
  • Maintenance of the rendering engine
  • Participating in the maintenance of tools and pipelines
  • Writing and optimising shaders

Who you are

  • Previous experience in the modern games industry
  • 1+ released console title under your belt
  • Strong C++
  • Skilled with shader languages
  • Shader assembly code debugging
  • Multi-processor architectures
  • Maths skills

A bonus...

  • Educated to degree level in Computer Science/Maths or similar
  • Unreal Engine 4
  • DirectX 12
  • Console proprietary API
  • Compute shaders
  • Multi-threaded rendering
  • Data-Oriented Design
  • C#

Benefits

  • Private family medical care
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Minimal crunch
  • Great work life balance
  • Near London location


If this the job for you please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1906.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity.
We do not discriminate.

We are a GDPR compliant company.

C++ Technical Director Game Development Studio South UK Ref 1898

We are working with a game development studio based in the South of England who is looking for an accomplished and self-motivated C++ Technical Director to join their team and work on their pillar titles. You will be given the opportunity to help to define and be responsible for pushing forward the project’s vision.

What will you be doing?

  • Technical roadmap and requirements
  • Leading, coaching and mentoring Lead Programmers
  • Approving technical designs across development teams
  • Setting and implementing professional software development standards and standard methodologies
  • Working within the development teams code to optimise, fix and establish strong stable code base
  • Working closely with project leads to define the titles’ technical requirements, constraints, risks and opportunities – including all technical architecture and production process choices
  • Identifying and running technical risks, opportunities and productivity improvements
  • Defining recruitment strategies to develop a world-class engineering team

Who you are

  • Previous experience in the games industry
  • Shipped multiple games as Lead Developer or Lead Programmer with meaningful experience on Xbox One and/or PS4 platform
  • Strong C++
  • UE4 experience
  • Able to communicate about technical subjects to other disciplines
  • An appreciation of the roles, responsibilities and challenges across the entire development discipline spectrum
  • Seen as an experienced authority in game programming
Benefits

This studio offers a comfortable working environment, pensions, market rate salary and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1898.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Unity Developer Mobile Games Canada Ref 1896

We are working with a fantastic mobile game development studio based in Vancouver who are seeking an exceptional and passionate Senior Unity Developer to join their team. You will be given the opportunity to help the studio launch their exciting upcoming mobile titles.

What will you be doing?

  • Developing and maintaining gameplay systems and tools
  • Helping with the development schedule
  • Prototyping new gameplay concepts
  • Troubleshooting and ensuring top documentation standards
  • Keeping up to date knowledge on programming standards and coding environments
  • Bug fixes
  • Feature implementation
  • Performance analysis
  • Ensuring performance, reliability, security, and scalability
  • Identifying automation opportunities
  • Mentoring and training less experienced members of the team

Who you are

  • 4+ years in the games industry in a Programming role
  • 2+ years' professional experience with Unity and C#
  • Multiple released titles under your belt including full development lifecycle experience
  • Project management methodologies e.g. Agile, Kanban...
  • Build pipeline management e.g. Jenkins, Hudson...
  • 2D/3D game development
  • Ability to build a 2D user interface
  • RESTful HTTP data service authentication
  • Amazon S3 setup
  • Knowledge of current mobile trends
  • Educated to degree level in a relevant area e.g. Computer Science, Engineering...a bonus
  • Experience working on networked multiplayer titles a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, health and dental care plans, flexible working hours, a fantastic location based in Vancouver and a comfortable, collaborative working environment.

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1896.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior C++ Graphics Programmer VR Studio Netherlands Ref 1894

We are working with a fantastic and unique VR Studio based in the heart of the Netherlands who is seeking a talented Senior C++ Graphics Programmer to join their collaborative team. You will be given the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology and help craft exceptional and immersive virtual reality experiences.

What will you be doing?

  • Building technical designs and implementing engine systems
  • Maintaining and developing the studio pipeline
  • Creating new graphical features
  • Identifing potential bugs and offering solutions
  • Mentoring less experienced members of the team

Who you are

  • 3+ years in a similar role
  • Low level game engine experience e.g. Unreal Engine 4
  • Strong C++
  • Knowledge of smart pointer types/multiple inheritance/overloading/templates
  • Prefessional VR experience a distinct bonus

Benefits

You will be given the opportunity to work in a creative and collaborative environment, have a great work-life balance and no crunch. This is an inclusive studio that values their staff, offering on the job training as well as competitive salaries.

Application 

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference number 1894.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Backend Developer AAA Game Studio South UK Ref 1891

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a talented Lead Backend Developer to join their team. This is a great opportunity to join a AAA studio and play an integral part of the development of an exciting unannounced title. Following the success from their previous release, this studio is looking to continue the creation of their engaging multiplayer experiences. 

What will you be doing?

  • Providing excellent technical leadership 
  • Managing and monitoring the backend team
  • Working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team
  • Pushing forward essential game features e.g. inventories, progression, customer support...
  • Ensuring scalability, flexibility and efficiency of backend services

Who you are

  • Knowledge of and experience with scalable architecture fundamentals and distributed systems
  • Experience with deploying, building and operating services
  • Able to build online services and show deep appreciation of associated security aspects
  • Cloud-hosted infrastructure automation
  • REST services
  • Linux systems
  • Relational and non-relational databases
  • Leadership skills

Benefits

  • Private family medical care
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Minimal crunch
  • Great work life balance
  • Near London location


If this the job for you please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1891.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity.
We do not discriminate.

We are a GDPR compliant company.

Backend Developer AAA Game Studio South UK Ref 1890

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a talented Backend Developer to join their team. This is a great opportunity for you to apply and grow your skills in a AAA environment through the development of an exciting unannounced title. Following the success from their previous release, this studio is looking to continue the creation of their engaging multiplayer experiences. 

What will you be doing?

  • Driving forward the completion of game features
  • Developing portable and maintainable code
  • Implementation of online services
  • Troubleshooting and deploying services
  • Working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team 

Who you are

  • Previous professional experience in a similar role
  • Excellent skills in Go
  • Non-relational databases e.g. Couchbase, PostgreSQL...
  • Linux systems
  • Knowledge and understanding of scalable architectures and distributed services

A bonus

  • Professional experience in the games industry
  • Python
  • C++
  • Cloud deployment services e.g. AWS...
  • Push models e.g. WebRTC...
  • Knowledge and/or experience of web front-end methodologies

Benefits
  • Private family medical care
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Minimal crunch
  • Great work life balance
  • Near London location


If this the job for you please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1890.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity.
We do not discriminate.

We are a GDPR compliant company.

Game Programmer - Quebec Province Ref 1515

We are working with a highly successful digital games and simulation studio based in the province of Quebec, Canada is looking for a Game Programmer.

This studio believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games. They specialise in original games, VR, mobile and multiple platforms to create unique gaming experiences.

What will you be doing?

  • Defining key technical requirements
  • Game/online community/virtual world conceptual architecture
  • Participating in the estimation of work requirements
  • Working methods development e.g. methods, tools and technologies


Who you are

  • Educated to degree level
  • 2+ years' experience in game development
  • Unity3D/Unreal
  • C++/C#
  • Appreciation of game development cycle
  • French and English


Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, health and dental care, free healthy snacks and the opportunity to work in a comfortable and friendly environment on projects which you can be genuinely proud of.

Lead Unity Developer Game Studio Quebec Ref 1873

We are working with a highly successful digital games and simulation studio based in Quebec, Canada who is looking for a Lead Unity Developer to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great studio which believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games, specialising in original games, VR, mobile and multiple platforms to create unique gaming experiences.


What will you be doing?


  • Working closely with the team to identify, develop and improve plan and performance
  • Assisting the team to solve technical and complex issues
  • Overseeing technical processes and coding developments to create the best practices
  • Collaborating with the development leaders to identify and oversee optimizations, looking into code, project development and operations
  • Representing the studio as their technical expert in communication with our clients



Who you are

  • An experienced authority in game systems programming
  • Experienced in the video game industry and hands on experience in Lead or Technical Developer role
  • Advanced experience and knowledge in networking, gameplay, tool development, debugging, graphics and mobile
  • Able to communicate about technical subjects to other disciplines
  • Intimate knowledge of technical considerations in delivering live services, both for client and server
  • Experience and understanding of Unity
  • Strong management and leadership skills


Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Social staff events
  • Free Parking
  • Insurance to cover health, dental and travel
  • Work with international and talented clients


Please send your CV as a word document referencing 1873 to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply.

We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency, value diversity and don't discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Unity Programmer Mobile Games Spain Ref 1886

We are working with a fantastic mobile game studio based in the beautiful Barcelona who are seeking a talented Unity Programmer to join their team and work on their highly successful iOS and Android titles. This is a great opportunity to develop your skills as a Unity Programmer and contribute to the creation of mobile titles enjoyed by millions worldwide.

What will you be doing?

  • Designing and developing features and pipelines
  • Evaluating sprint features, ensuring time effectiveness and feasibility
  • Technical documentation
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team or artists, designers and UI

Who you are

  • 3+ years in game development
  • C# and Unity3D
  • 2D/3D graphics
  • Knowledge and understanding of the processes involved in mobile development including UI and platform limitations
  • Strong programming skills including knowledge of best practice and techniques
  • Skilled in performance analysis and optimisation
  • Debugging skills
  • C++ and/or cocos2d-x a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a friendly and comfortable working environment as well as breakfast and lunch, fresh fruit, an onsite gym, monthly events, competitive salary...

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1886.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Remote C++ Gameplay Programmer AAA Game Studio UK Ref 1876

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the UK who are seeking a talented C++ Gameplay Programmer to join their team and work on their pillar racing titles. This is a great opportunity to join an innovative studio and work from anywhere in the world.

What will you be doing?

  • Implementation of game design code
  • Refining gameplay features
  • Participating in multiple code systems
  • Maintenance of existing game code
  • Contributing to technical design documentation
  • Evaluating milestones
  • Working collaboratively with other coder including physics and networking

Who you are

  • Previous coding experience in the games industry
  • Strong C++
  • Possess a thorough understanding of gameplay system implementation
  • Debugging skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This company offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance and fully remote work.

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1876.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Remote Tools Developer AAA Game Studio UK Ref 1881

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the UK who are seeking a talented Tools Developer to join their team. This is a great opportunity to join an innovative studio and work from anywhere in the world.

What will you be doing?

  • Facilitating code across all the studio's pillar titles
  • Tool design and programming
  • Maintenance and debugging of exiting tools
  • Tools documentation

Who you are

  • Previous experience in the games industry
  • Strong C++
  • C# and .Net
  • Windows desktop applications experience
  • Experience with 3D game development
  • Understanding and knowledge of game content creation pipelines and tools
  • Debugging skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

A bonus...

  • WPF
  • Experience with automated build systems
  • World Authoring Tools
  • TDD, unit testing, automated testing...
  • MVVM frameworks e.g. MVVMLight, PRISM, Caliburn.Micro...
  • DI frameworks e.g. Castle Windsor, Ninject, Unity...

Benefits
This company offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance and fully remote work.

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1881.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Remote C++ Graphics Programmer AAA Game Studio UK Ref 1877

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the UK who are seeking a talented C++ Graphics Programmer to join their team. This is a great opportunity to join an innovative studio and work from anywhere in the world.

What will you be doing?

  • Evaluating and prioritising tasks
  • Ensuring deadlines are met
  • Maintenance and debugging of game code
  • Technical design documentation
  • Participating in content creation pipelines

Who you are
  • 2+ released titles under your belt as a Graphics Programmer
  • Previous current and next-gen AAA experience
  • Strong C++
  • DirectX and OpenGL
  • HLSL/Cg
  • Experience with Assembly and SIMD programming
  • Debugging skills
  • Cross-platform development
  • Appreciation of the full development process
  • Knowledge of core subsystems, memory management and low-level optimisations
  • Agile project management
  • Cross-platorm rendering experience
  • Interpersonal and communication skills


A bonus...

  • Knowledge of mathematical concepts e.g. 3D space, matrices...
  • Experience using optical effects e.g. Fresnel effect, diffuse lighting, specular reflections...
  • Some real-time shadowing methods e.g. soft shadows, shadow cascades...
  • Optimisation methods e.g. PIX, GPAD...
  • Deferred rendering/lighting, forward plus, forward...


Benefits


This company offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance and fully remote work.

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1877.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Senior Programmer Game Development Studio South UK Ref 1874

We are working with a game development studio based in the South of England who is looking for an accomplished and self-motivated Senior Programmer to join their team and work on their pillar titles. 

The Senior Programmer is responsible for designing, developing, testing and implementing systems and game code, and is happy to turn their hand to any task required.


What will you be doing?

  • Working on software co-ordination
  • Delivering high quality systems
  • Mentoring junior members of the team
  • Participating in recruitment


Who you are

  • 6-10 years in development, with full lifecycle development
  • Educated to degree level with a good grade
  • Multiple released AAA titles under your belt
  • Excellent C++
  • Strong Unreal Engine
  • Console development
  • Reviewboard code reviews
  • Setting code standards


Benefits

This studio offers a comfortable working environment, pensions, market rate salary and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1874.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Build Programmer AAA Game Studio South UK Ref 1871

We are working with a fantastic AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a talented Build Programmer to join their team. This is a great opportunity for you to apply and grow your skills in a AAA environment through the development of several exciting unannounced games. Following the success from their previous release, this studio is looking to continue the creation of their engaging multiplayer experiences. 

What will you be doing?

  • Maintenance of build and release infrastructure
  • Developing the build pipeline
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Identifying potential areas for improvement of the studio's build infrastructure

Who you are

  • 1+ released title under your belt as a Build Programmer, including maintenance and development of build pipelines and infrastructure
  • Previous experience working with continuous update delivery
  • Live game content development experience
  • Deployment and development of console (PS4/Xbox One) and/or PC titles
  • Scripting languages e.g. Python, C#...
  • Experience working collaboratively with professionals across all disciplines throughout the full development lifecycle of a product
  • Perforce and TeamCity
  • Interpersonal and communication skills


A bonus...

  • Unreal Engine 4
  • Content delivery networks (CDN)
  • Cloud-based infrastructure integration within build pipelines e.g. GCP, AWS, Azure...
  • Experience with containers/virtual machines
  • Automated testing integration
  • Multiplayer game development experience


Benefits

  • Private family medical care
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Minimal crunch
  • Great work life balance
  • Near London location

If this the job for you please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1871.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity.
We do not discriminate.

We are a GDPR compliant company.

DevOps Programmer Indie Game Studio France Ref 1863

We are working with an exceptional indie game studio based in France who is seeking a DevOps Programmer to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly-successful and motivated team and develop your skills as a DevOps Programmer. 

What will you be doing?

  • Building high availability online services
  • Working on Continuous Integration Pipeline Configuration
  • Service infrastructure design 
  • Service deployment automation
  • Identifying possible improvements to tools and services
  • Making sure deployed applications run appropriately

Who you are

  • 4+ years in a similar role
  • Able to work with network technologies e.g. DNS, firewall, TCP/UDP/HTTP...
  • Knowledge of cloud technologies e.g. Azure Storage/Redis...
  • Experience with server infrastructure identification 

Tech Stack

  • C#
  • Docker/Helm/Kubernetes
  • Git/Perforce
  • Jenkins/Azure DevOps
  • Powershell/Bash
  • Azure/AWS
  • Application Insights/Grafana
  • Windows/Linux
  • Asp.Net Core/C++ a bonus

Benefits
We value our staff and believe in a great work life balance, good relocation package, competitive salaries, health insurance, meal vouchers...

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1863.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

UI Developer Indie Game Studio France Ref 1860

We are working with a successful indie game studio based in France who is looking for a passionate UI Developer to join their team and work on their exciting new simulation game. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on a unique and ambitious project and to develop your skills as a UI Developer. 

What will you be doing?

  • Setting the HTML UI for the project
  • Ensuring the UI adheres to the studio's vision
  • Keeping design and code documentation

Who you are

  • Previous experience as a UI Developer
  • Knowledge of and experience with HTML5/CSS and Javascript
  • An artistic flair
  • Front End Web Development experience a bonus
  • C++ a bonus

Benefits

This studio values their staff and believes in a great work life balance, good relocation package, competitive salaries, health insurance, meal vouchers...

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1860.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Associate Code Lead – AAA Studio – Multiple Projects - UK Ref 1852

We are working with a world-leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for an Associate Code Lead to join their team and work cross studios on their incredibly exciting action RPG project. 

This is a unique and fantastic opportunity to work alongside an award-winning game studio and help to deliver the features of a highly-acclaimed and impactful AAA title.

What will you be doing?

  • Managing and mentoring a team
  • Completing a variety of engineering duties across studios
  • Ensuring a unanimous understanding of technical strategy and investments
  • Co-development mandate preparation

Who you are

  • 7+ years' experience in the game industry
  • Previous experience in similar and relevant positions
  • 1+ released AAA title under your belt from a leadership Programming role
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

We offer a great work-life balance, excellent bonus scheme and some of the best salaries in the industry. 

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

To apply to this position please send your CV ideally in Word format to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 1852.


C++ Gameplay Programmer Game Studio Germany Ref 1839

We are working with an independently-owned console game studio based in the South of Germany who is looking for a talented C++ Gameplay Programmer to join their team and help to craft their engaging game experiences.

What will you be doing?

  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of artists, designers and coders
  • Prototyping and implementing gameplay features
  • Identifying bugs and providing adequate solutions
  • Keeping up-to-date with coding techniques and developmental advances in the games industry
  • Eliminating developmental risks and obstacles

Who you are

  • 2+ years' experience as a Programmer in the games industry
  • Educated to degree level in Computer Science or a relevant discipline
  • 1+ released console title under your belt
  • Strong C++
  • Unreal Engine
  • Experience working on core gameplay systems and/or AI
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This studio offers great work life balance, a great salary package, holidays and a state-of-the-art office.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

To apply to this position please send your CV ideally in Word format to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 1839.


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email: info@big-planet.biz

cvs: cvs@big-planet.biz

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