big planet recruitment

Current Programming Vacancies

Lead Software Engineer – Shanghai or Chengdu (China)


Ourclient is a multinational games developer, seeking a generalist lead programmerto work on their XBox and PS4 titles. Full relocation package offered, with competitivesalary, work visa arranged and full corporate benefits.


· Design, maintain, implement,test and debug code, write technical design Code of the project includingnetwork synchronization, AI, render effect and etc.

· Profiling code to optimizesoftware components of a game, research cutting-edge algorithms and techniques.

· Create tools, features andengine components to required coding standards.

· Helping Game Producers inallocating the Game Developers according to task complexity and employeesskillsAssigning, planning and tracking tasks completion accordingto requirements (e.g., type of work & schedule) provided by Game Producersand common work agreements with the different departments

· Reporting immediately to theTechnical Director regarding any blockages, unresolved issues and otherimpediments to the production.

· Monitoring code implementationand makes sure that the teams are following correct coding conventions andproper commenting of their code

· Evaluating members of his/herteam, identifying strengths, problem areas (i.e. lack of skills, attendanceissues, attitude problems)

· Requirements

· Bachelor degree in ComputerScience or related field, or equivalent training and professional experience.

· 5+ working experience of ingames industry is required and Proficiency with C++ programming skills

· Ability to multi-task ,conflictresolution and problem solving ability

· Creativity and innovation in professional terms.Experience in AI, Graphics andRendering

· Supervision/Managementexperience. Experience in platform specific APIs. Experience in Agile/SCRUM

· Aware of the importance of codequality, performance and memory. Aware of (ripple) effects from any kindof changes, both code and data

· Know the inter-dependenciesbetween systems in an Application.

· English language essential

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