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Render Technology Programmer – Cheshire UK – AAA Games Studio

Render Technology Programmer

The client is a fantastic AAA game studio looking to expand its render and technology team to surpass its previous high quality graphicsand visuals. Working on the next AAA game for console and PC in the motorsport genre, this is a great opportunity for all programmers from junior to principal.

Skills;

● C++ fluency

● Skilled with applied maths

● Experience with range of graphics technologies (for both PC and console)

● Ability with optimisation and debugging

● A published title/1-2 years relevant experience (Games Industry)

● Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related subject

● Good teamwork and communication skills to work with a team of mixed disciplines to deliver functionality on time to the required specification.

Desired;

● Other programming languages (Knowledge and use of)

● Experience with Maya and Tool building Systems

● Prior development on cross-platform (multi – consoles and PC)

Apply Now: send CV to paul@big-planet.biz


AAA Game Programmer – North West UK

Our client is a fantastic AAA development studio based in Cheshire. They have a rich history of successful titles behind them, and a bright future making more hit games for PS4 and Xbox1.

We are seeking games programmers with minimum 1 year’s industry experience as well as more experience senior and principle level coders.

Working on the game team, the programmers take a key role in driving the project forward, working on systems and gameplay.


Skills required:

● C++ expertise

● Applied mathematics guru

● 1 or 2 years minimum in the games industry, with 1 published title

● Computer science or related degree

● Able to work in a collaborative environment to deliver the project on time and on spec.


Would be useful:

● Other programming languages handy

● Maya, Networking, Audio, Tool, AI, and Build Engineering.

● Console experience and PC games experience.


In return we offer competitive pay, great projects to work on, generous holiday entitlement, and a genuine chance to improve already successful AAA franchise titles.

Apply now, with CV to ash@big-planet.biz


Senior Tools Developer – Netherlands – AAA Games Studio

Based in the heart of Amsterdam, this world class AAA game developer is looking for an innovative and dynamic Senior Tools Programmer to join their team of exceptional games professionals. If you want to work at the highest level of the games industry, using cutting edge technology and surrounded by smart and passionate games developers, this is the job for you. Here’s the spec…


Duties:

· Taking input from all disciplines, help streamline the game creation process

· Work with other internal teams to analyse, identify and implement tools and processes to improve workflow, productivity and creativity

· Creating the future of the game engine and making one-click tools from graphic algorithms

· By focusing on UI and workflow process, develop and improve tools


Skills:

· C++/C# experienced programmer with an interest in GUI development

· Enjoy engaging with users to improve tools

· Experience as a tool developer/software engineer– video games industry experience preferred

· Able to work with an extensive existing code-base and tool set

· Working in a highly dynamic environment in game development with a mind for innovation


Desired:

· Knowledge of 3D and graphics-related algorithms

· Experience with Maya/other DCC tools, Python scripting/Perforce

· Client-server programming and distribution process experience

· GUI applications programming experience

· Large, scalable systems and high performance computing experience

· Previous tools programmer or similar experience

Apply Now: send CV to paul@big-planet.biz


Senior /Lead Programmer - China

Our client is a leading ChineseAAA games developer looking to add Senior & Lead games coders to their wellestablished and successful team

.

Responsibility:


· Maintain, design, implement,debug and test code

· Software optimisation, researchcutting-edge algorithms and methods.

· Tool creation, enginecomponents and features to established standards.

· Helping Game Producers allocatetasks in level of complexity to employees skill. Planning, assigning andtracking work completion according to requirements

· Reporting to Technical Director

· Team evaluation,trouble-shooting and mentoring.


Requirements


· Degree in Computer Science ofrelated degree

· C++ expert with at least 5years experience in videogames programming

· Problem solver & diplomatwith multi-tasking skills

· Experience in AI, Graphics andRendering, and open to new ideas and methods.

· Management experience withAgile/SCRUM.

· Aware of the importance of codequality, performance and memory.

· Aware of (ripple) effects fromany kind of changes, both code and data

· Know the inter-dependenciesbetween systems in an Application.


In return we offer competitivesalary, relocation expenses, great games projects to work on and fantastic workenvironment with some of the best developers in Asia.


Apply now! CV toash@big-planet.biz


Online Services Engineer – UK London

Our client is an independently owned AAA developer. With #1 titles, and a host of awards for their cross-platform multiplayer games, as well for the studio itself.  At the beginning of an exciting new arc to their creativity, they are looking for an Online Services Engineer.

As an online services engineer you will work with their clients to improve their games or build features for them, but also work on the SDKs for Fireline. They find that the best way to get a great SDK is for it to be written by a developer that actually uses it and has experience shipping games.

The Role

They exist to improve the online experiences of players worldwide. You'll achieve this by building their platform and online services for major titles. You'll then consult on, and license, their proven platform and features to the world's best publishers and platforms.

While working as an online services engineer you’ll be exposed to various engine/game technologies as well as backend APIs, both first and third party. You should be comfortable diving into a foreign codebase and apply your skills where it matters most for our customers.


Responsibilities

You will work with their clients to solve problems they might have with online services or other networking related code, potentially working directly in their codebase

You will be responsible for architecting and building their SDKs in various languages


Requirements

Experienced with several languages, C, C++ (11), C#, JavaScript

Game development experience, preferably having shipped at least one title and having been responsible for the online services integration with a 1st or 3rd party platform

Experience with Unreal Engine and/or Unity preferred

Self-managing and collaborate with your team to own every project from beginning to production


We Offer

Permanent position in new studio in London’s green belt

Friendly and rewarding work environment

Competitive salary, including holiday allowance and contributory pension

Health and leisure benefits package

Flexible work scheduling


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and any portfolio links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #576)


Senior Gameplay / AI Programmer – UK London

Our client is a major publisher backed AAA studio, makingBAFTA award winning action titles that sell millions of copies and consistentlyachieve metacritic ratings of 80%+. Based in a cool London neighbourhood, thisstudio works to the highest standards. They are looking for a SeniorGameplay/AI Programmer who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title.


Responsibilities

Drive gameplay and AI features through all stages ofproduction: design, scheduling, implementation and polish

Work closely with content creators and give direction andfeedback on requirements

Provide support for the design team on the use of allgameplay and AI features

Be a positive, active, and contributing team member

Optimise the development process


Technical Requirements

Advanced understanding in C/C++.

Experience working on and shipping at least one AAA videogame title

An advanced understanding of the main gaming platforms andthe requirements needed to develop software on them.

A good understanding of modern AI techniques as used in AAAgames.

Unreal Engine experience an advantage


Skill Requirements

Strong, demonstrable video game design skills

A good understanding of game technology principles.

Experience defining, designing, implementing, and supportingproduction process for creative software teams.

Must be a team player and know the importance of listeningto others.

An avid enthusiast for games on all platforms.

Excellent communication skills in English


We Offer

Competitive salary incorporating salary reviews, bonusscheme and contributory pension

Brand new open-plan studio, optimised for employeecontentment

Career/personal development programme

Active work / social / orator programme

Medical, dental, optical, well-being and health benefits /assistance


Please forward CV’sin .doc or .docx format and any portfolio/showreel links to Adan Hill,Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #

558)


Senior Game Programmer – Amsterdam

Our client is a multi-award winning studio for their console and handheld titles. With brand new IP’s on the cusp of release that will see them branching out into VR, they are looking for a Senior Game Programmer who has excelled in AAA game production and is ready to work for the best.


Responsibilities

Lay the foundation for an entire game world alongside the designers and artists

Break complex game features down into logical systems that are easy to develop and maintain

Find innovative ways to improve features with our agile, multi-disciplinary teams

Build and refine prototypes

Roll out systems, enabling all the teams to utilise its full potential

Coach colleagues how to optimise their code


Requirements

At least 4 years of AAA game programming experience

At least one or more shipped titles you have worked the complete game development pipeline

Fluent in C/C++ and other applicable programming languages

Able to optimize code for performance, scalability and clarity, with a large code base

Good understanding of the mathematics behind 3D graphics

A specialist in one or more fields: Rendering, Animation , Multiplayer, Sound, Tools, AI, Scripting, Optimisation


We Offer

Permanent position in a major global content provider

Career advancement opportunities

Relocation assistance


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and any portfolio links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #572)


Lead Programmer – South East UK #571

Our client is the world leader in their field, dominating the games industry with beautiful hit titles. To maintain their stellar success, they seek an experienced Lead Programmer to ensure a high quality release of their next title, across multiple platforms.


The role:

· Set and ensure technical standards are met

· Ensure code quality for the entire project

· Deliver a game with fantastic gameplay

· Mentor, train, and manage the software team like the top professional you are

· Allocate roles and resources


Skills and experience required:

· One AAA title released as a Senior or Lead

· C++ expert

· Unreal Engine 4 experience

· A good leader who inspires

· Great communication skills

· PC game experience essential

· Current generation console experience very helpful

· EU work permit essential


We offer:

· Work-life balance without crunch

· Award winning titles to work on

· Cross platform development using cutting edge technology

· 31 days holiday

· Pension scheme

· Childcare vouchers, eye-care vouchers, free parking & regular social and sporting activities.


CV quoting ref #571 to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


Gameplay Programmer – UK North East

Our client is a proud veteran of the independent games development scene. Excelling across mobile, handheld, PC and console platforms. They are looking for a programmer to join their gameplay team. 


Responsibilites
Working alongside the project lead handle projects from inception to completion
Ensure games are produced to the highest quality possible
Liaise with managers to set achievable milestones and achieve them 

Requirements
At least 2 years industry experienceGood working knowledge of C++ and other languages
Experienced in Gameplay systems, developing for mobile and console 

We Offer
Competitive salary and benefits 

Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio/showreel links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #569)


Game AI Programmer – Germany

Our client is one of the fastest growing studios in Europe. Excelling in social, MMO and F2P sectors. They are looking for a Game AI Programmer to work in a multi-disciplinary team as the ‘go-to’ for artificial intelligence on their new online games.


Responsibilities

Develop, incorporate, optimize, and implement AI architectures and pathfinding algorithms into our new online games

Collaborate on the development of innovative new games in interdisciplinary and international teams

Optimise the performance of the games for mobile devices

Provide support to junior developers and interns as needed


Requirements

2 years experience within the games industry, automotive or other AI industries

Expert knowledge of game AI

In-depth knowledge of an object-oriented programming language, ideally C# and Unity3D

Cross-platform knowledge of development for IOS, Android and AAA games

Good communicator in English, German a plus


We Offer

Permanent position in a strong, expanding, friendly games studio

The opportunity to palpably guide the output without hierarchical restrictions

Guiding and inspiring an expert, international team

Career and personal development assistance

Health and leisure benefits


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #568)


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.

Responsibility:

· 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


CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


Gameplay Programmer – UK North

Our client has maintained its position as one of the UK’s most successful games developers for decades. Excelling across platforms, with the ‘fastest selling’ BAFTA award winning Best Sports Game. They are looking for talented and creative programmers to develop their next AAA game for console and PC.

They are looking for candidates with long standing industry experience as well as junior programmers.

The game team will drive development, delivering to schedule and specification. You will collaborate with designers, specifying required systems and bringing everything together with flair and passion.


Requirements

Degree qualified in Computer Science or equivalent

At least 1 year’s experience in console or PC game development and 1 title worked the cycle

Fluent in C++ essential, conversant with Maya, Audio, Networking, AI, Tool and Build Systems a plus

Experience collaborating across disciplines


We Offer

A permanent position in a renowned international studio

Competitive salary and guaranteed holiday allocation

Cutting edge faculties 

Security and career advancement path


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #566)


GRAPHICS ENGINEER - VR - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

This is an exciting opportunity to become an integral part of this award-winning VR team, working at the
forefront of 3D technology and partnering with some of the biggest brands in the business world. We’re
looking for dynamic individuals seeking to push tech boundaries in this forward thinking studio.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• To develop new graphics features and enhance our cutting edge real-time Virtual Environment
rendering engine
• Design and implement software that will bring the virtual and real world together
• Work closely with artists and programmers to develop advanced techniques for producing cutting
edge visual effects
• Develop technology on state of the art high specification PC hardware
• Work with the latest hardware including top end graphics cards, UHD displays and VR headsets such
as Oculus Rift

KEY SKILLS

• Must have strong software engineering and debugging skills
• Knowledge and experience with the Unity game and rendering engine
• Algorithm, code optimisation, and 3D principles experience
• Extensive knowledge and up to date experience of graphics rendering and visual effects technology is
essential
• Strong mathematics, 3D Maths, C++, C#, HLSL/cg, OpenGL and DirectX 9/10/11 skills
• Ability to design complex reusable systems
• Ability to debug both high and low level problems
• Experience with high-end PC development
• Ability to understand and optimise previously developed code
• Multiprocessor and/or multithreaded programming experience would be beneficial

USEFUL EXTRAS

• Bachelors Computer Science degree or equivalent
• Professional programming experience
• Knowledge of real-time surface rendering algorithms including physically based rendering techniques
• Experience using profiling tools for both CPU and GPU (Tuner, GPAD, PIX, GPA, VTune, etc.)
• Ability to research, implement and modify existing techniques

CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply

Senior Engine Programmer - Warsaw - AAA Studio

As a Senior Engine Programmer you will be responsible for designing, implementing, optimizing and maintaining parts of our in-house engine both for the PC and the new generation of consoles (PS4, Xbox One). Person on this position will be cooperating with other engine programmers and Director Game Programming in order to create technical solutions meeting desired requirements.


DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL

  • Maintaining and optimizing existing engine subsystems for all platforms.
  • Designing and implementing new engine subsystems for all platforms

  • Debugging and bug fixing.
  • Meeting deadlines and producing high quality code.
  • Mentoring other team members.
  • Reporting to Lead Engine Programmer.

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Wide knowledge in every game system and specialization in at least one specific engine related area.
  • Excellent knowledge of C++.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in game industry (with at least 3 years on a similar position).
  • Experience in working on various platforms (including at least 2 of following: PC, X360 and PS3).
  • Excellent system architecture skills.
  • Ability to debug and optimize code.
  • Experience with multithreaded programming.
  • Ability to communicate in English.
  • At least one AAA title shipped on different platforms.

WE OFFER YOU

  • A modern and relaxed studio atmosphere with cutting-edge technologies.
  • A chance to work in an international environment in a booming industry.
  • A competitive salary and project based bonuses.
  • Private health care & and MultiSport card.
  • From 20 to 26 days of paid vacation per year.
  • Exciting opportunity  to create a video game set in one of the most acclaimed RPG universes.
  • A step by step assistance and ‘Relocation Package’ for foreigners willing to establish in Warsaw.
  • Polish lessons for foreign employees.
CV to ash@big-planet.biz


Lead Engine Engineer - AAA - Studio - Midlands UK

Our client is looking to grow our world-class engineering team with a skilled and experienced Lead systems specialist possessing in-depth knowledge of the systems that provide the foundation for games, including the engine,tools and pipeline which support them. 


Your expert software architecture skills and experience of delivering robust, re-usable code will see you empower a team of Engineers to drive the technology forwards.

Leading a team of highly skilled engineers, you will be responsible for the delivery of their work to time and quality expectations. You will set direction for the team, and work with other disciplines to ensure the tools, pipeline and engine runtime provide a powerful and efficient workflow for others. 

You are driven by a passion for software engineering, as well as motivating and developing your team to deliver high quality, innovative solutions.  You’ll work closely with internal and external stakeholders, so your ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively is vital. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to push the boundaries of technology.

SKILLS SUMMARY:

  • Leadership experience
  • A proven track record of successful planning and delivery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience of working on current-gen consoles
  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills
  • Excellent knowledge of console technical requirements
  • Proven ability to design and implement re-usable systems
  • A passion for games

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an established, highly experienced and collaborative team, within one of the world’s most exciting games studios. It provides exciting new challenges for experienced developers looking to further their career and create world class games.

CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


Senior Engine Coder (rendering) - London

Our cient is looking to add to its family of permanent staff. We are looking for an exceptionally talented senior programmer who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. This role will involve developing our rendering engine to implement cutting edge rendering techniques and working with various art teams to help them achieve their artistic vision.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with artists to interpret their creative direction and build rendering code to achieve it.
  • Work closely with the Engine Code Director to plan and implement new rendering features.
  • Implement rendering features to a high quality.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent 3D maths skills.
  • Strong graphics background with knowledge of cutting edge rendering techniques.
  • Advanced understanding of current graphics hardware, APIs and shader programming languages.
  • Strong understanding in C/C++.
  • Experience working with games consoles (Xbox360/PS3/XBone/PS4).
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage.
  • Worked on at least 1 published title.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • A passion for playing and developing exceptional games.
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member.
  • To be proactive and helpful with ad-hoc problem solving.
  • Must be detail oriented with an extremely high bar for the quality of delivery.
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure.
  • Must have excellent time management skills to perform in a fast paced, high volume, high-pressure environment.
  • Good verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills.

BENEFITS

  • Private medical & dental care.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Annual performance bonus scheme.
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site.
  • Access to multiple online training websites.
  • Long-service holiday reward.
  • eLibrary of internally recorded training.
  • Monthly team meals/outings.
  • On-site Masseuse, Yoga, Life Drawing, Parking & Haircuts.
  • Film nights in our Mocap theatre.
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex..
  • Staff only merchandise store.
  • State of the art office with the entire 150+ team in 1 open-plan room.

CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply

SENIOR ENGINE CODER (OPTIMISATION) - London

Our client is looking to add to its family of permanent staff. We are looking for an exceptionally talented senior programmer who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. This role will involve profiling and optimising low-level engine code as well as developing tools to help our art and code teams effectively profile their work.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Lead Engine Programmer to identify and build new profiling tools.
  • Work with Gameplay Programmers to help them profile their code and identify optimisations.
  • Implement optimisation changes to a high quality.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced understanding in C/C++.
  • Advanced understanding of computer graphics and game technology principles.
  • An advanced understanding of the main gaming platforms and the requirements needed to develop software on them.
  • Experience using profiling tools to identify CPU & GPU performance issues.
  • Experience working across disciplines to implement optimisations to achieve performance goals.
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage.
  • Experience working with games consoles (Xbox360/PS3/XBone/PS4).
  • Worked on at least 1 published title.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • A passion for playing and developing exceptional games.
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member.
  • To be proactive and helpful with ad-hoc problem solving.
  • Must be a team player and know the importance of listening to others.
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure.
  • Must have excellent time management skills to perform in a fast paced, high volume, high-pressure environment.
  • Good verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills.

BENEFITS

  • Private medical & dental care.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Annual performance bonus scheme.
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site.
  • Access to multiple online training websites.
  • Long-service holiday reward.
  • eLibrary of internally recorded training.
  • Monthly team meals/outings.
  • On-site Masseuse, Yoga, Life Drawing, Parking & Haircuts.
  • Film nights in our Mocap theatre.
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex.
  • Staff only merchandise store.
  • State of the art office with the entire 150+ team in 1 open-plan room.
CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply

SENIOR ENGINE CODER X2 (CORE ENGINE) - London

Our client is looking to add to its family of permanent staff. We are looking for an exceptionally talented senior programmer who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. This role will involve working with our core engine team to support our tools, engine features and low-level systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Communicate the productive use of our engines and its best practices across the studio.
  • Work closely with the Lead Engine Programmer to plan improvements to our engine and tools.
  • Implement engine features to a high quality.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced understanding in C/C++.
  • Unreal Engine 3 or 4 experience a big advantage.
  • Experience in developing one or more of the following: level editor, particle editor, art tool plugins, build tools.
  • An advanced understanding of the main gaming platforms and the requirements needed to develop software on them.
  • Worked on at least 1 published title.
  • A good understanding of computer graphics and game technology principles.
  • Experience with network code an advantage.
  • A demonstrable willingness to develop software engineering process and game production skills.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • A passion for playing and developing exceptional games.
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member.
  • To be proactive and helpful with ad-hoc problem solving.
  • Must be a team player and know the importance of listening to others.
  • Must be detail oriented with an extremely high bar for the quality of delivery.
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure.
  • Must have excellent time management skills to perform in a fast paced, high volume, high-pressure environment.
  • Exceptional verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills.

BENEFITS

  • Private medical & dental care.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Annual performance bonus scheme.
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site.
  • Access to multiple online training websites.
  • Long-service holiday reward.
  • eLibrary of internally recorded training.
  • Monthly team meals/outings.
  • On-site Masseuse, Yoga, Life Drawing, Parking & Haircuts.
  • Film nights in our Mocap theatre.
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex.
  • Staff only merchandise store.
  • State of the art office with the entire 150+ team in 1 open-plan room.
CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply

Build Engineer - UK

The tech team are looking for a Build Engineer. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a highly successful and creative team supporting the development of multiple AAA titles across a wide range of platforms from mobile to next-gen. Working closely with multiple departments and game teams, supporting and further developing our internal build and test automation services, this is an opportunity to play a key role in our ongoing success.


The ideal candidate would have:


2+ year’s relevant experience.
Good knowledge of scripting and programming languages (Python / C# / Batch files).
A basic working knowledge of C++.
Knowledge of source control management software and build automation frameworks.
Knowledge of Windows and/or Mac OSX.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent professional experience.
Be highly motivated, with a passion for games.
Please note that prior games industry experience is not a requirement for this role.


In return we offer a very secure games developer to work for, competitive pay, 20% annual salary bonus scheme, corporate benefits, a creative international environment and the opportunity to work on a world famous series of games titles.


CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


Contract Games Programmers - Mid to Lead Level - Paris

Our client is a major International Games Developer with a studio in Paris. They are seeking mid level to lead level experienced games programmers to start work as soon as possible. 4 month contract, good rates of pay.


Skills and experience required...


· Strong C++ coding skills 

· PC or Console game development experience preferred.

· An affinity for game engine technology, Unreal, CryEngine etc

· English or French speakers

· Able to start work in May preferred.

· EU authorised work permit



We offer relocation expenses, immediate start, competitive pay and a great new console / PC project to work on.


Apply now with your CV to ash@big-planet.biz


3D Generalist Programmer – South East UK

Our client is an independent games studio working on an Oculus Rift VR title due for release on PlayStation this November. We seek a proven 3D Generalist Programmer to join their expanding development team.


Skills and Experience required


Essential:

· Strong professional C# coding skills

· Unity 3D experience

· 4 years + games industry experience in a coding role

· Shaders and Particle system knowledge

· Optimisation techniques, preferably to optimise for PC or consoles for 60 Hz

· Team player essential

· Fluent English Language

· EU authorised work permit

· Able to start work in Brighton or Berkshire in May


Desirable:

· Platform integrations (Steam, PS Network etc.)

· Multiplayer coding experience

· Web application development – front end and/or back end development

· Knowledge of Maya a bonus

· Oculus DK2 or Crescent Bay experience helpful but not essential


This is a chance to get involved with the ground breaking VRtech industry from launch, working with a dedicated team of developers seeking to push the boundaries of games technology. 


To apply / for more information send CV to ash@big-planet.biz and we will call you to discuss your requirements.


SENIOR UI PROGRAMMER – AAA GAMES STUDIO - MIDLANDS UK

Our client is a well-established cross platform games development studio working on console versions of a hit series of titles. We require an experienced UI Programmer to help create stunning user experiences for their world famous, critically acclaimed AAA games.


The role:


  • Developing UI animation and control systems
  • Liaise with Designers and UI Artists
  • Report to the team lead to ensure the artistic, creative and functional vision of the project is met.


Required Skills:


  • C++ Ninja
  • User Interface creation experience
  • Computer science degree or similar
  • Experience using version control software, Perforce or similar
  • Clean, clear, portable code writing skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Passion for computer games
  • Strong 3D Math Skills helpful
  • AAA Console and PC game experience desirable


Highly competitive salary offered, plus relocation expenses, world famous titles to work on and a great work environment with an international team of dedicated games professionals.


To apply / for more information, send your CV to ash@big-planet.biz quoting job ref # 536.


Senior Network Programmer – Midlands UK

Our client is a well-established cross platform games development studio working on both the mobile versions and console versions of a hit series of titles. We require an experienced Network Programmer to connect this hit franchise to the gaming world.

Skills

  • C++ ninja
  • Games industry experience
  • Experience with low level network programming and gameplay network programming
  • Client/server application development experience
  • C#, WCF and SQL knowledge helpful
  • Unity knowledge helpful
  • Console experience a plus
  • iOS  & Android experience a plus
  • Perforce

Competitive salary offered, plus relocation expenses, world famous titles to work on and a great work environment.

To apply / for more information, send your CV to ash@big-planet.biz


Senior Render Tech Programmer – North UK – AAA Studio

Our client is a major publisher backed AAA development studio based in the North West UK. We seek a proven graphics programmer to join this dynamic, multiple BAFTA award winning team.


Requirements:


- C/C++ and HLSL, GLSL or Cg.

- Excellent debugging skills.

- Console, DirectX 11 or OpenGL development experience

- Mobile dev experience a bonus

- Credited on at least 1 AAA game

- Performance analysis, profiling tools, and optimisation techniques including CPU, GPU and shaders.

- Multithreaded programming & CPU architectures

- Rendering Ninja


CVs to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


Core Tech Programmer - London

Our client is an independent AAA studio in London. We need a Core Tech programmer to drive our engine into the fast lane.


Required Skills and Experience:


· Multi-processor architecture experience(PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)

· 3 years experience in tech programming with 1 shipped title

· C++ Guru

· Low level code (Intrinsic or ASM)

· Strong Maths

· Clean, clear, portable code writing skills


Desirable:


· Related Bachelors Degree

· Unreal Engine experience

· C# and Objective-C

· Data-Oriented Design

· Build automation system experience

·  Technical documentation and testing experience


CVs to ash@big-planet.biz to apply 


Senior Tech Programmer – AAA Studio - Netherlands

Our client is a AAA games developer making a world famous series of hit action games for consoles. We seek a proven tech programmer to join our already successful team.


Requirements:


· Credited on at least 2 AAA console titles

· Passionate about programming

· Great with fastand scalable technology that is customer-focused

· C++. Guru


Plusses:


· Can do attitude

· 3D Math Whizz

· GPU architecture Ninja

· Good at designing parallel/distributed systems

· OpenGL, DirectX,GNM, etc.


CVs to ash@big-planet.biz to apply

Vacancy - Graphics Programmer – South East UK

Our client is a super successful developer of some of the best PC and console games made on the planet. We seek a truly world class graphics programmer to add value and expertise to this fantastic award winning team. This role would suit a creative team player who is passionate for the pixels!


Duties:

· Creating new features and implementing new technology

· Optimization of GPU/CPU


Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

· Bachelors degree

· Visual Studio experience

· C++ guru

· DirectX 11


Would be nice:

· Multi-core / multi-threaded development experience

· OpenGL, Mantle or other rendering APIs

· Creative thinker in Object-oriented programming


To apply, or for more information, please send CV to ash@big-planet.biz and we will call you to discuss the role and your requirements. Apply today. We have over 100 games programmer vacancies in over 30 studios Europe wide, so if this is not for you, send us your CV anyway and we will call you to discuss your options. 


Senior Game Programmer – AAA Studio - Netherlands


Our client is a major publisher backed AAA Console studio making a world famous series of action titles and shooters. We seek an experienced senior game programmer to join their already successful team. 

Requirements:

  • 4 years + game industry experience
  • One or more published titles
  • C++ guru 
  • Specialisation in at one of the common roles in a large games studio, e.g. tools, gameplay, graphics, UI, engine, animation, tech programming, multiplayer, optimisation etc.
  • Clean and clear reusable code writing skills
  • Happy working on a large code base and game dev pipeline
  • Agile experience  


Bonus:

  • Can do attitude
  • Strong Maths for 3D graphics
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Animation or physics programming skills
  • Experience mentoring junior programmers  



Send CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply.


We are currently recruiting for 100 different games programmer positions with over 30 studios worldwide. If this is not for you, please get in touch and tell me what you are looking for, we probably have something for you.


New Vacancies – 2 x 3D Programmers – Virtual Reality Industry – Spain

Our client is a leading technology company in the fast changing and ground breaking Virtual Reality space, providing web based VR tech to clients across industrial, retail, sales, real estate and service sectors in Europe and beyond. They make photo realistic renders, virtual showrooms and presentations utilising the very latest VR hardware and their own web based rendering technology. We're looking for 2 x Senior 3D Graphics Programmers to develop core functionality of their 3D engine in their offices in Spain. You would be joining their rapidly expanding team, to cope with the demand for their cutting edge technology.


Tech required:

· 3D Maths and 3D rendering skills at expert level

· C++

· OpenGL

· Javascript

· Direct X

· HLSL

· Excellent communications and team working skills


Would be good:

  WebGL

  Ray tracing Engines

  Writing plugins and 3d pipeline tools


Experience:

These are mid-level roles, 3 or 4 years working experience in a similar function. Would suit graphics programmers, game engine programmers with knowledge of shaders, importing etc. VR headset SDK experience helpful but not essential.


We provide:

· Relocation package

· English speaking studio in one of the best cities in Europe

· Competitive salary relative to your experience

· Work in the forefront of new technology


To apply / for further information, please send your CV to ash@big-planet.biz


Tools Programmer – UK South

Our client is looking for a Tools Programmer to create and maintain both new and existing titles.


Responsibilities

Collaborate with software engineers and technical artists to assess and meet their requirements

Write well-designed, simple, useable and clean code

Possess, document and iterate the whole work cycle


Requirements

Demonstrable excellence in production standard engine and tools programming

Proficient utilising C, C++, WPF, UnrealEngine3 or 4 at source code level, Perforce, Python, 3DSMax, Maya, Photoshop

Excellent UX and GUI design skills

Strong problem-solving skills and maths background

Able to learn and adapt to new large codebases

Good communicator in English, particularly interpreting technical vernacular


We Offer

Permanent position in a vibrant studio close to the capital

Health and leisure benefits

Pension contributions

Flexible work schedule


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #497)


Tools Programmer – UK North

Our client is looking for a Tools Programmer with experience tools across platforms and disciplines.


Responsibilities

Significantly influence how art, animation and designs are produced

Maintain the tech, analyse and improve algorithms, update as industry developments occur

Bridge between technological and creative teams

Simplify and optimise day-to-day work operations


Requirements

Degree qualified or equivalent

Experience of Direct X, OpenGL, Win32 GDI, wxWindows, Qt,  Maya and Photoshop preferred

Fluent in C++

Good with the mathematics involved in CG rendering and animation

Experience developing on platforms other than PC

Good communicator in English, particularly to translate technical vernacular to creatives


We Offer

A permanent position in an established international content provider

Potential career advancement route

Modern, professional studio in a desirable location near to cultural hubs


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #496)


Tools Programmer – Warsaw

Our clientis looking for a Tools Programmer conversant in C++ and C#, who preferably hasdeveloped for QA teams previously.


Responsibilities

Liaise withQA and development teams assessing their tools needs

Design,develop and support scripts and tools to automate their tasks

Debug,update and maintain current and future tools

Write andmaintain plugins for 3rd party software, Axosoft, Perforce, Jira, etc.


Requirements

At least 2years relevant experience in programming, preferably in AAA games

Conversantin C++, C#, GUI programming, build systems and script languages

Degreequalified or comparable

Good communicator in English

Avid gamer, especially RPG’s


We Offer

Competitive salary, paid holiday and result-driven bonuses

Permanent role in a modern, much-admired studio

Opportunity to palpably contribute to the studio

Health and leisure benefits

Relocation assistance


Please forward CV’sin .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant -adan@big-planet.biz (ref #494)


Lead Tools Engineer – UK Midlands

Our client is looking for an experienced Tools Engineer tolead their team.


Responsibilities

Grow the tools team to meet the needs of the growing developmentteams

Work closely and collaboratively with internal and externalstakeholders

Program, prioritise and deliver to schedule features andtools, and maintain them


Requirements

At least 3 years relevant engineer experience in consolegames

Strong C# and software architecture skills

Avid gamer

Good, customer-focused communicator in English


We Offer

Permanentposition in an internationally renowned studio

Opportunitiesto palpably contribute to a highly successful title

Competitivesalary and career advancement path


Pleaseforward CV’s in .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant -adan@big-planet.biz (ref #495)


Senior Front End Developer - SE UK

If you fancy working with a vibrant team on an exciting PC title built in Unreal from the heart of Guildford this role is for you. The team is growing as the game becomes increasingly popular and we need experienced talent to help us keep improving our product.

REQUIREMENTS

Must Have

·         4+ Years of Desktop-oriented Front End development
·         Excellent working knowledge of Vanilla JS with emphasis on OOP and performance
·         Excellent knowledge of CSS, including: transitions, transformations, hardware acceleration
·         Experience working on large scale applications (multiple pages, shared code)
·         Ability to manage own tasks and schedule, as well prioritise bugs
·         Ability to take charge and own an entire project
·         Passion for games

Bonus

·         Working with source control
·         Experience working with Unreal Engine
·         Experience in C++

CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply

Unity Developer – Berkshire UK

Our client is a VR agency developing 3D experiences for corporate clients, based west of London in Berkshire. We are looking for an experienced Unity Developer to be the go to guy for all the coding for their client's varied requirements. They are working with news agencies, nightclubs, multinational food brands, magazines, all kinds of clients. The job would be challenging, diverse and have a great deal of creative freedom, working in a small team to create unique experiences. Good communication skills are required, as some of the role will be client facing, helping external clients achieve their goals and end products.


Skill set:


  • Unity 3D expert.
  • Professional level C# coding guru.
  • Some knowledge of Maya helpful but not essential.
  • GearVR or Cardboard experience a bonus. Both would be great.
  • Fluent English language and EU authorised work permit essential.
  • Able to start work in April in the UK. This is not a remote working opportunity.


Competitive rates of pay, depending on experience.


To apply / for more information, send your CV to  ash@big-planet.biz


Web Developer – Austria

Our client is looking for a programmer with experience in cloud computing platforms.


Responsibilities

Creation of backend administrator interfaces

Implementation of systems to monitor game server and deploy cloud services

Collaborate inter-departmentally


Requirements

At least 2 years relevant experince

Exceptional programming knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, PHP, Python and SQL

Good knowledge of monitoring (design & implementation)

Experience in: databases, MySQL and Cloud SQL; Linux and Windows servers; Cloud computing platforms, Azure and AWS; PHP Zend framework; stateless, load balanced server environments; and Networking

Good communicator in English;

Currently eligible to work in the EU


We Offer

Long-term employment in an independent game development studio

Creative and ever-changing working environment

Office in historic cultural hub

Flexible working schedule.


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio/showreel links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #483)


Senior Front End HTML5 Developer – Berlin

Our client is looking for an experienced Front End Developer fluent in HTML5 to program for web and mobile browsers.


Responsibilities

Creation of responsive websites for games utilizing HTML5 from conception, prototyping and application

Continuously technically update the website, optimizing its performance

Review code and evaluate the team’s results


Requirements

At least 5 years Front End Development experience

Degree qualified or comparable

Highly skilled in JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, CSS preprocessors (lessCSS or Sass) and JavaScript Testing

A good eye for design and a working understanding of high usability

Familiar with responsive web design

Comfortable in Scrum methodology

Good communicator in English, German a plus


We Offer

A permanent position in a leading company with enjoyable working environment in Europe’s cultural capital

Interesting, challenging work

Career development and advancement

Friendly, forward-thinking, international team


Please reply with CV in English in .doc or .docx format to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #484)


Front End Engineer – UK South

Our client is looking for an engineer to develop the UI for their backend programming services.


Responsible for optimising of SDK, web-accessed developer tools and improving the visual clarity of interfaces and webpages


Requirements

Demonstrable excellence in creating clear, up to date UI designs

Comfortable utilising HTML, CSS, SASS/Less, Python and Javascript

Good setting personal milestones within the team’s structure


We Offer

Permanent position in new studio in London’s green belt

Friendly and rewarding work environment

Competitive salary, including holiday allowance and contributory pension

Health and leisure benefits package

Flexible work scheduling


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio/showreel links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #482)


New Vacancy - Unity Developer – VR Games Studio – Brighton, UK

Our client is a boutique independent games studio working on an Oculus Rift VR title due for release this year. We seek a proven C# / Unity3D Developer to join their expanding development team.


Skills and Experience required


· Strong professional C# skills essential

· Unity 3D expert

· 4 years + games industry experience in a coding role

· Knowledge of Maya a bonus

· Oculus DK2 or Crescent Bay experience helpful but not essential

· Team player essential

· Fluent English Language

· EU authorised work permit

· Able to start work in Brighton in March


This is a chance to get involved with the ground breaking VR tech industry from launch, working with a dedicated team of developers seeking to push the boundaries of games technology. The contract is for an initial 6 month placement with a view to going permanent upon completion of the initial term. Salary dependent on experience, let us know your rate.


To apply / for more information send CV to ash@big-planet.biz and we will call you to discuss your requirements.


Multiplayer / Server Programmer – Warsaw

Our clientis looking for a programmer to provide multiplayer solutions working in C# codeand PHP scripting.


Responsibilities

Contributeto multiplayer subsystems and database models design

ImplementREST services in PHP

Integratenetwork services into games

OptimizeCPU use for server logic scripts


Requirements

At least 4years of games industry experience, with 2 in AAA

Worked atleast 2 shipped titles

Degreequalified in Computer/Software Engineering or equivalent

Skilled inC#, PHP, MySQL, NoSQL and Unity

Proficientin multiplayer game architecture and cross-platform compatability a plus

Competentin TCP/IP, UDP, NAT and network specifics


We Offer

Competitivesalary, paid holiday and result-driven bonuses

Permanentrole in a modern, much-admired studio

Opportunityto palpably contribute to the studio’s ouplut

Health andleisure benefits

Relocationassistance


Please forward CV’sin .doc or .docx format and code samples to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant -adan@big-planet.biz (ref 475)


3D Console Games Programmer - Paris

Our client is an independent studio based in the heart of Paris. We week a proven games programmer to join their team on an exciting major sports game project.


Skills required…


· Mid to Senior level, has proven experience on developing video games on consoles.

· Unreal Engine4

· Strong C++,

· Has ideally worked on a sport game with lots of animation, motion capture.

· Good background in mathematics,

· Team player

· Good communication skills,

· English speaker essential, French is a good plus.


We offer competitive rates of pay, great projects to work on, a collaborative company culture and full relocation expenses.


To apply send CV to ash@big-planet.biz now.


We have over 200 programming roles if this one is not quite for you, please get in touch with your CV for a consultation and we’ll call you to discuss your options.


AUDIO PROGRAMMERS – MIDLANDS UK (Mid-level and Senior roles)

Our client is a world famous AAA developer based in the midlands UK. They are looking for Audio Developers to join their team to work on their super successful franchises.  We are looking for Experienced and Senior Audio Programmers with experience maintaining, implementing & designing complex systems for videogames.


Required Skills:


· C++ expertise essential

· Pro level Audio Engineering skills

· Relevant degree in Audio Engineering, Computer Science or Maths etc

· Perforce or similar


Desirable Skills:


· Wwise, DSP programming and/or Granular Synthesis helpful

· Console and/or PC games platform experience

· Previous experience as an Audio Programmer in videogames


We are looking for a self-motivated team player with good communication skills and a can-do attitude. In return we offer competitive pay and involvement in the development 3 world famous AAA videogames franchises. These are full-time,permanent, in-house studio roles.


CVs to ash@big-planet.biz to apply / for more information.


Lead Engine Programmer - AAA Games Studio - Midlands UK

Our client is a major publisher backed AAA development studio based in the midlands UK. Currently making a world famous series of hit games with an award winning IP, they are expanding and looking for top calibre programmers to join their already successful team.


We have a requirement for a Lead Engine Programmer, who will ideally have a AAA background, have great communication skills and be able to work onsite in a permanent role.

Required:

  • Current generation console experience and knowledge of technical requirements
  • Expert with C++
  • Able to design and implement re-usable systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A passion for videogames
  • Management experience


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a studio making great games that you know and love, wins awards and is at the top of the videogames tree.

CVs to 
ash@big-planet.biz to apply / for more information.


Graphics Programmer – AAA Games Studio - London

Our client is a hugely successful AAA studio based in London. We are experiencing a period a growth and seek a proven Graphics Programmer to join our already successful team.


Skills and Experience required…


We are looking for a Console games experienced graphics programmer to maintain the rendering engine & contribute to the pipeline and tools.You will have knowledge of cutting edge modern rendering techniques, know shader tech inside out and be an all round graphics ninja.


Required…

  • One shipped title as a graphics programmer on current generation consoles.
  • C++ and shader language expertise
  • Shader assembly code experience
  • Multi-processor architecture experience
  • Great Math skills
  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code


Desirable…

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Math or Computer Science
  • Engine side experience of Unreal 3 or 4
  • DirectX 11 and console proprietary API experience
  • Multi-threaded rendering experience
  • Data-Oriented Design
  • C# knowledge


In return we offer competitive pay, full corporate benefits, and an opportunity to contribute where you can make a difference on top class world famous games.


To apply send CV to ash@big-planet.biz now.


AI Programmer – AAA Games Studio - London

Our client is a hugely successful AAA studio based in London. We are experiencing a period a growth and seek a proven console game AI Programmer to join our already successful team.


Skills and Experience required…


· Professional AI programming experience for video games

· Up to date with AI related technologies and methodology

· C++ expertise

· Clean clear portable code writing ability

· Fluent English

· Strong with mathematics


Preferred Skills and Experience


· Unreal scripting experience

· Professional experience with Multiplayer programming and Gameplay programming

· Multi-threading experience

· Console development experience and experience of other platforms such as PC, handheld and mobile


We offer full corporate benefits, good salaries depending on experience and great AAA projects to work on.


Send CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply now!


UI Programmer – South East UK – Games Industry

Our client is a leading AAA studio working on their own range of world class PC and Console titles. They seek a proven UI programmer to work on their cutting edge console titles.


Responsibilities…


Developing Front End & Heads-Up-Display systems

Programming data driven processes for fast iteration of game content

Close cooperation with UX designers and UI artists.


Skills required…


Relevant degree in Computer Science, Maths, etc.

Great Maths ability

C++ Fluency

Scaleform middleware experience

AS3 Flash experience

Experience of writing advanced UI features, skins & custom controls

STL knowledge


Desirable…


Xbox and PC platform development experience

Multi-core & Multithreading techniques.

Xbox Live experience



Our client offers great rates of pay depending on experience, top titles to work on and a rewarding collaborative environment where you can fulfil your potential.


To apply send CV to ash@big-planet.biz now!


Fixed term Contract C++ Programmers – London

Our client is a cross platform games developer based in London. We seek proven programmers to join our team working on a well known IP, which will be released 2017 with major publisher backing. Starting ASAP, with the contract running until June 2016, with a good chance that the contract will be extended. We have 3 vacancies, one for a Senior Programmer, one mid-level and one junior. The junior programmer position does not require published titles in their softography.


Required Skills and Experience:


· Atleast 2 published games titles

· Strong C++ programming skills

· Team player with a can-do attitude

· UK authorised work permit essential

· Able to work from London based studio


We offer competitive rates of pay and world famous IP to work on. Contracts for a minimum of 6 months, up to 15 months. 

CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply.


Senior Rendering Programmer – AAA Games Studio – Midlands UK

We are looking to grow our world-class engineering team with a skilled and experienced rendering specialist possessing detailed knowledge of rendering methods, performance considerations and memory restrictions on console platforms. Your first-rate C++ and software architecture skills and experience of coding, debugging and optimising complex systems on published titles will make you a key part of the development process. Working at senior level in a team of highly skilled engineers, you will be responsible for the implementation of cutting edge rendering techniques. Engineers with in-depth knowledge of consoles are ideal for this role, as you will innovate on this technology to produce visually stunning game experiences. You’ll work closely with art teams to realise their vision, soyour ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively are vital. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to push the boundaries of technology.


Skills summary: 


Experience of working on published console titles

Strong C++ and software architecture skills

Detailed knowledge of rendering techniques and performance on console

Excellent communication skills

A passion for games


This is an exceptional opportunity to join an established, highly experienced and collaborative team, within one of the world’s most exciting games studios. It provides exciting new challenges for experienced developers looking to further their career and create world class games.



CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


GRADUATE PROGRAMMERS – Midlands UK – AAA Console Studio

Our client have a long history of developing graduate programmers into programming  superstars. Most of our graduates have been part of award winning games and get the chance to work on the latest technology.

We are opening Graduate roles at both our Studios for talented Programmers who live and breathe code, graduates who demonstrate serious potential and have performed well at University.


Required:


· Portfolio of your own games you’ve developed is essential

· StrongC++ / C# skills

· First class bachelor’s degree minimum

· UK authorised work permit essential


CV to ash@big-planet.biz to apply


Contract AAA Gameplay Programmers – London

Our client is a AAA games developer based in London. We seek proven gameplay programmers to join our team working on a well known First Person Shooter IP, which will be released Christmas 2016 with major publisher backing. Starting ASAP, with the contract running until June 2016, with a good chance that the contract will be extended.


Required Skills and Experience:


· At least one published AAA console title on your softography

· Gameplay Development experience

· Strong C++ programming skills

· CryEngine experience a bonus

· FPS experience a bonus

· Team player with a can-do attitude

· UK authorised work permit essential


££ Remuneration: Day rates depend on experience. Competitive rates.


To apply send word document CV to ash@big-planet.biz


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