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Remote Senior C# Unity Programmer F2P Games Europe Ref 2164

We are looking for a Senior Unity Programmer to join our start-up studio and mobile free-to-play projects.  This is a diverse role and includes coding on multiple games. This role is offered remote or with full relocation to Malta. What will you be doing?



  • Coding on key internal games.

  • Work related to tech, including architecture, implementation, external partners, tools, framework, code management.

  • Able to come up with simple and clear solutions for complex technical problems.

  • Maintain technical quality through the life of multiple projects, ensuring scalable solutions, best practice and standards.

  • Create and maintain internal tech tools for the company, providing support for external partners to integrate where needed.

  • Passion for games across different platforms and genres but particularly interested in mobile.



  • What is your role?



    • Proven experience working on and leading a minimum of two successful mobile/F2P projects (in last 5 years).

    • 7+ years' experience in games working in C# and Unity.

    • Deep understanding of developing for the mobile platform and the tools and technologies used to support development and marketing of mobile games.

    • Organizational skills to cope with overseeing multiple projects simultaneously.

    • Portfolio of past free-to-play title experience.

    • Strong coding skills, quick at developing quality code.

    • Ability to show examples of coding best practice to solve problems.

    • Able to develop and direct for quality first time execution, limiting the need for iteration.

    • Excellent communication skills.

    • Proven responsibility in reviewing and feeding back on the work of both coding and other disciplines where relevant.

    • A key understanding of wider business and product needs, and able to turn these into actions.

    • Understands how to translate design ideas into software application development.

    • You are an avid consumer of all types of mobile games and know the market intimately.  You are also aware of other macro trends in entertainment, social media and pop culture.



    • Why work for us?
      Are you interested in joining a funded start-up on the ground floor and creating a World-class studio that aims to deliver pioneering game experiences that can be played by 10s of millions of players?  Do want to help create great games filled with unforgettable moments that players cherish, in games that are played for decades? Are you interested in being part of a dynamic, fun loving, World class, remote first team? We not only offer you the chance to work with great people to create great games but we also offer competitive salary, generous employee options, flexible working hours, bi-annual workations in exotic places and private health care. 

      How to apply
      People are our greatest asset and so “fit” for us is extremely important. We therefore need to understand a bit about who you are and what drives you. Impress us with a cover letter that tells us about you and your passions will help spark our interest in taking things further. Please read the job description carefully and make sure you have the required experience to take on the role and then tell us why you are the right person for the job in a cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you.  Please email me your CV and cover letter to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting ref 2164.

      We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

Senior 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 Senior 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 deliveryLive game content development experience

    • Deployment and development of console (PS4/Xbox One) and/or PC titles

    • 5+ years experience in a similar roleScripting 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 machinesAutomated testing integration

      • Multiplayer game development experience

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

Senior Unity Programmers F2P Mobile Games Turkey Ref 2163

We are working with a fantastic F2P mobile game studio based in Turkey who are seeking multiple talented Unity Programmers to join their team and work on their highly successful iOS and Android titles. This is a great opportunity for an established Unity Programmers to 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

  • Training junior programmers



  • Who you are



    • 5+ years in game development with at least 1+ released titles on mobile  platform

    • C# and Unity3D

    • Debugging skills

    • Performance analysis and optimisation

    • 2D/3D graphics

    • Mobile development experience including UI and platform limitations

    • Strong programming skills including knowledge of best practice and techniques



    • BenefitsPrivate healthcare, central city location, competitive salary...

      Application

      Please e-mail your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2163.

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

Remote Senior C++ Unreal Programmer PC & Console Games Europe Ref2151

Our client is looking for a experienced developer to join their expanding team for their studio in Austria.  This role is offered onsite or remote.

What will you do?
Developing new and maintaining and optimising existing titles
Assist internal teams and provide support to external partners
Find technical solutions for both Programming Heads and Producers
Calculate achievable timescales and communicate the requirements to the team  

Who are you?



  • 5+ years games industry experience

  • Unreal engine 4

  • 1+ title released for PC or console

  • Technical prowess in gameplay systems, tools or GaaS and ability to communicate this to the team

  • Expert in C++, console and PC programming languages

  • Demonstrable team management and scheduling capabilities  



  • Benefits
    We offer a permanent position in a leading European independent studio
    Competitive salary
    Superb benefits package  

    Please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2151.

    We are an equal opps recruitment agency and don't discriminate.  We are GDPR compliant.

    This role is offered to EU candidates only.

Senior Unity Programmers F2P Mobile Games SE England #2131

Description:We are working with a fantastic F2P mobile game studio based in London who are seeking multiple talented Unity Programmers to join their team and work on their highly successful iOS and Android titles. This is a great opportunity for an established Unity Programmers to 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

  • mentoring junior programmers



  • Who you are



    • 5+ years in game development with at least 1+ released titles on mobile  platform

    • 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
CVs to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply

Assistant Lead Gameplay Programmer – Major AAA Studio – UK or Remote

Our client is a major publisher owned AAA games studio making the latest sequel of a world famous videogames RPG franchise. We are looking for a proven senior gameplay programmer from a AAA background to help our lead gameplay programmer head up this important project.

Skills required…

  • Proven track record in a mentoring or leadership role as a senior / lead programmer.
  • C++ expertise
  • Games systems design experience, and proven track record of implementation
  • Gameplay programming knowledge and used to collaborating with gameplay design teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Passion for videogames

In return we offer a world class games project to work on, highly competitive salaries compared to the rest of the UK industry, a genuinely great bonus scheme, full corporate benefits, full relocation package and visa support if required, and remote working supported if required.

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


UI Developer Critically Acclaimed Studio AAA Sweden Ref 1632

We are working with a major PC games studio based in Sweden making world famous RTS fantasy titles who is looking for a UI Developer to join their team and work on their pillar titles.

What will you be doing?



  • Maintaining the UI framework

  • Coding for menu systems and user interfaces

  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of artists and designers


  • Who you are



    • 2+ years' UI programming experience in the games industry

    • Previously released video games

    • Tools and workflows

    • Source control software e.g. Subversion, Perforce, Git, Mercurial...

    • Lua


    • A bonus...



      • Educated to degree level in Computer Science or equivalent

      • UI programming experience on platforms such as Web, Mobile...


      • Benefits



        • Salary DOE + Release Bonus

        • Relocation

        • Results oriented work environment

        • Flexible work hours


        • Application

          Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1632.

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

Audio Programmer - Sheffield - Games Ref 954

Audio Programmer -  Sheffield

We have an exceptional opportunity with one of the UK's most prolific and secure independent game developers who are looking for a talented Audio Programmer who posses excellent knowledge of and real passion for enabling leading audio content in console games. Working closely with the audio team, you will be a key driver of audio quality on a huge but unannounced AAA console title with a clear vision of how to make our title truly stand out from the competition.

What will you do?



  • Work with and develop tools for game code integration, music management, VO management, middleware integration, and all related audio engineering systems

  • Maintain and/or implement new audio capabilities in Unreal / Wwise

  • Support and dedicatedly work with Sound Designers specifically and the entire development team peripherally

  • Develop audio code and content optimization



  • What we need from you:



    • A strong background in the game industry

    • Knowledge of how audio fits in game architectures and pipelines, including meaningful hardware, software and compression issues

    • Proficiency in C/C++, minimum of 5 years’ experience

    • A working knowledge of Wwise middleware

    • Experience in writing and maintaining audio systems from the base audio engine to game code, music and tools

    • Excellent debugging and communication skills



    • It would be an advantage if you have:



      • A working knowledge of Unreal Engine 4

      • Previous experience in console programming

      • Worked in or closely with an Audio Design or Audio Engineering role in the past

      • Cross-platform experience including PC, Xbox One and PS4



      • Benefits:



        • Generous holidays

        • Flexi-time

        • Money on your birthday

        • On site Gym



        • Do you think this role is for you?Please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 954.

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

          We are a GDPR compliant company.

Aeronautics Engine Developer Games France Ref 2156

We are working with a well established indie developer working on a simulation flight game based in Bordeaux looking for an engine developer.

Who are you?



  • Aeronautics engine knowledge

  • C++ Programming

  • Able to work on a multidisciplinary team

  • English

  • Perforce or Git a plus


  • Your input will help make jets, turboprops and other airship engines.

    To apply pls email your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting ref 2156.

    We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

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


      • BenefitsWe 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.

Cloud Developer AAA France Ref 1109

We are a leading games studio based in France, and we are looking for a Cloud Developer to join our team.

What will you be doing?


  • Technology & architecture for cloud services

  • Platform Development and Platform Deployment

  • Interconnection with external cloud services

  • API development for our internal services

  • Development of admin back office

  • Technical Skills

    • Azure Cloud Services

    • Programming in Typescript, C # and Java languages

    • Back-end framework deployment (Node, .NET, ...)

    • Front end frameworks (Angular, React, ...)

    • Database (MongoDB, SQL, ...)

    • DevOps tool (integration, deployment, test, ...)

    • Project methodologies including Agile

    • Who you are

      • 1+ year experience

      • Good interpersonal and written communication skills

      • Fluent in English or French

      • Able to travel if necessary

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

        ApplicationDoes this sound like your dream job? Then please forward your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1109.

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

Game Designer South West France Ref 1842

Our client has become a major independent player in console games. Developing both original IP and working in tandem with partners to reimagine existing successes. They have an opportunity for an imaginative Game Designer to join their team. 

Responsibilities

  • Design new games as well as gameplay for existing titles
  • Assist the Producer to mitigate any snags, anticipate tools need and deliver within timescale and technical parameters
  • Streamline usability and menu structures
  • Iterate and archive design log 

Requirements
  • 2+ years industry experience 
  • Knowledge of C# and Unity
  • Good communicator in English, and ideally French too
  • Team player
  • Avid gamer 

We Offer
  • Permanent position in newly refurbished studio
  • Competitive salary including profit share, annual bonus, health insurance and holiday allowance
  • Well-being and work/life benefit program 
  • Relocation assistance 

Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio/showreel links to to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting ref 1842.

We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

C++ Programmers Wanted for Aeronautics Game Europe Ref 2149

We are working with a well established independent game studio in France working on a aeronautics based title who are looking for multiple C++ Programmers who have a strong interest and knowledge in aviation and flight.  Games experience is not necessary for this role but would be beneficial. 

What you need for the role


  • Solid C++ and maths

  • Ability to work in multidisciplinary team

  • Work independently

  • Aviation knowledge

  • Understanding of performance and memory management

  • Excellent English

  • Perforce and Git a bonus

  • Game engine experience like Unreal or Unity is preferred

  •   You will help develop key systems incl. AI, navigation, flight planning, missions, camera features, content…  

    Application

    Please email me your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting ref 2149.  

    Benefits include great work life balance, excellent pay and chance to work on a top title.

    We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

Senior C/C++ Graphics Programmer – Scotland – AAA Studio Ref 1986

Our client is a major AAA development studio based in Scotland. We seek a proven senior C/C++ graphics programmer to join this dynamic, multiple BAFTA award winning team. You will create and update graphics tech e.g. vfx, rendering, lighting, shadows, shaders, culling, scene management... to enhance state of the art visuals.

Who are you?

-          5+ years in the games industry in a similar role
-          Ideally open world experience
-  Excellent debugging skills
-          PC and/or console, DirectX 11 or OpenGL, HLSL, Cg  development experience
-  Credited on at least 1 AAA game
-  Performance analysis, profiling tools, and optimisation techniques including CPU, GPU and shaders 
-  Multithreaded programming & CPU architectures
-          Knowledge of rendering pipeline
-         PIX, GCM Replay, Tuner, Vtune...

Benefits
No crunch, excellent pay, good work life balance and central city location.

Applications

CVs and code sample to bonnie@big-planet.biz to apply quoting reference 1986.

We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

C++ Gameplay Programmer Flight Sim France Ref 2147

We are a game studio based in France working on a flight simulator and are looking for a C++ gameplay programmer. 

What skills do you need?



  • Proficient in C ++

  • Technical mastery of aircraft flight systems (Autopilot, Navigation, PID Controller, Turbines, ...) so previous experience is req'd for this role

  • Good maths

  • Awareness of performance and memory issues in video games

  • Work within a multidisciplinary team of (Designers, Producers, ..)

  • Independent, responsible and creative

  • English

  • 1+ released title in a games studio in a similar role

  • Versioning tools (Perforce, Git)



  • What will you do?



    • Improve the Autopilot system ingame

    • Modify the PID control system ingame

    • Adjust and optimize the behavior of existing and future aircraft



    • Benefits
      Working in a well established studio.  Great work life balance, bonus, meal vouchers, competitive pay...

      To apply pls send me your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting ref 2147.

      We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

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 simulator 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 bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1921.

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

REMOTE 2 MONTH CONTRACT - Senior Unity Developer Ref 2141

Our client is a well established independent immersive technology studio making cutting egde applications, games and simulations using the latest VR and AR technology and hardware. We are recruiting for a Senior Unity Developer for a remote 2 month contract with a broad skillset in VR and AR to join and complement this highly skilled team.  You will need to have Oculus Quest experience for this contract and be able to work independently.

Skills, profile and experience required:

  • Experienced Unity VR development
  • Oculus Quest experience
  • Oculus touch controller and interaction experience
  • Photon networking
  • Multiplayer experience 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Passionate and up to date regarding VR and new technologies
  • A self motivated, detailed, quick, intelligent mind with a track record of success and a can-do attitude.
  • Strong C# Unity skills
  • Minimum 5 years experience
  • AR and VR hardware experience e.g. Oculus Quest
  • 3D graphics and rendering skills, with strong 3D Maths
  • Networking knowledge helpful
  • C++ would be useful


In return we offer

  • No crunch
  • Private health and pension
  • Cutting edge tech and projects to work on in a creative and highly stimulating environment
  • Competitive salary


This role is offered remote to worldwide applicants.

CVs to bonnie@big-planet.biz to apply / for more information quoting reference 2141.

Big Planet is an equal opps recruitment agency and is GDPR compliant.

Tools Engineer - Midlands - Games - Ref 805

Our client is a leading games industry developer based in the Midlands UK. They make world leading hit AAA games that every gamer rates highly. We seek a mid level or senior tools programmer to join their international team.

Required:  

•  Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
•  3+ years industry experience
•  C++ and Object Oriented Programming
•  3d math/linear algebra highly desirable
•  Scripting languages desirable (e.g. Python, Perl, Lua)  

Non-EU international candidates considered.

Benefits
Healthy bonus scheme, no crunch, good pension and great work environment.

CVs to bonnie@big-planet.biz  to apply / for more information quoting reference number 805.

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

We are a GDPR compliant company.

C++ Systems Developer AAA Games NW, UK - Ref 2140

We are working with a top-tier AAA  game studio based in the NW of the UK who is seeking an exceptional Experienced C++ Systems Developer to join their team and work on the latest addition of their award-winning RPG pillar franchise. 

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic team in their impressive and scenic studio and develop your skills in a AAA environment on this large scale title.

What will you be doing?



  • Developing and maintaining the systems functionality and game engine

  • Implementation of high-quality solutions

  • Making sure code is optimised 

  • Enabling low-level memory management



  • Who you are



    • Excellent C++

    • GPU architectures

    • Previous experience with low-level memory management

    • Parallel/multi-threaded programming

    • Experience with developing cross-platform/console games a bonus

    • Debugging and profiling tools a bonus

    • Character driven so knowledge of movement, input, feedback and camera needed

    • Assembly programming experience SSE



    • Benefits

      We offer a great working environment and believe in promotion from within. We help with international candidates through a phenomenal visa sponsorship and relocation package.

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

      To apply to this position please send your CV ideally in Word format to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 2140.

Senior Tools Developer - AAA Studio - West Midlands, UK - Ref 1799

We are working with a highly successful AAA game studio based in the West Midlands, UK who is looking for a talented Tools Developer to join their team and work on their pillar titles. Mid, Senior or Principle level. This is a great opportunity for an experienced tools developer to help the studio to drive the future of tools and technology and work in a collaborative and creative environment.

What will you be doing?



  • Creating high quality content creation tools and pipelines

  • Keeping up-to-date with new technology and techniques

  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team to provide support to content creators and coders



  • Who you are



    • Educated to degree level in a related field e.g. Computer Science, Maths, Engineering, Games...

    • Strong C# experience in a tools development setting

    • Version control software e.g. P4, Plastic Git Hub...

    • Asset pipeline design and implementation

    • Able to write tools necessary for data conversion or batch processing

    • Interpersonal and communication skills

    • 5+ years experience in a similar role in the games industry



    • A bonus...



      • C++

      • Console and/or PC development experience

      • Knowledge of scripting languages

      • 3D maths

      • 1+ published product under your belt



      • Benefits

        This company offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance, a collaborative working environment and great social events.

        Application

        Please e-mail your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1799.

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

Senior C++ Systems Developer AAA Racing Games NW UK Ref 1843

We are working with a top-tier, AAA racing game studio based in the North-West of England who is looking for a talented Senior C++ Systems Developer to join their dynamic team.

The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to work on a fantastically exciting new next-gen AAA title in their recently renovated studio, and to apply their skills and passion to the development of the game's system and engine functionality.

What will you be doing?

  • Maintaining the game engine
  • Low-level memory management
  • Delivering top-quality features and solutions
  • Optimisation of code


Who you are

  • Strong C++ 
  • Previous experience with code optimisation
  • Knowledge of GPU architectures
  • Experienced with assembly programming e.g. SSE
  • Low-level memory management
  • Parallel/multi-threaded programming
  • Garbage collection a bonus
  • Experience with PC/console internals a bonus
  • Asynchronous I/O a bonus


Benefits

We offer a great working environment and believe in promotion from within. We help with international candidates through a phenomenal Visa sponsorhip and relocation package.

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

To apply to this position please send your CV ideally in Word format to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 1843.

C++ Audio Programmer - Senior/Lead - UK Midlands - AAA Studio Ref 2136

Top UK AAA Games Development Studio with a portfolio of hit AAA titles is looking for an experienced and talented Senior / Lead Audio Programmer to code, assess and develop the current and future requirements of the sound engine and tools.
Responsibilities:· 

  • Development of new and existing Audio Playback code and Tools across all platforms
  • Writing and updating Audio Editing Tools within our game editor, for sound placement, scripting and real time control
  • Maintaining and extending our Audio Engine (PC, PS4 and Xbox1)
  • Integrating new digital processing techniques into real time audio processing 
  • Advancing current environmental audio effects and toolsets


Requirements:

  • 4+ years in audio development or similar role
  • Knowledge of low and high level language programming (C++ & Audio/DSP effects programming essential)
  • Self driven with the ability to work to deadlines
  • Good communicator essential
  • Passionate about games, a plus
  • Mentoring junior programmers



We offer:


  • Opportunity to work for award winning respected company
  • Working on world famous titles played by millions
  • Competitive salary
  • Full relocation package
  • Bonus scheme
  • Full corporate benefits


To apply send your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz  quoting ref 2136.We are an equal opps recruitment agency and GDPR compliant.

C++ Network Programmer – Console Games – Midlands UK Ref 2134

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++ 
  • 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 bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2134. 

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

We are a GDPR compliant company.

C/C++ Systems Engineer - AAA - UK Ref 2084

Systems Engineer - AAA Studio - SE UK

We are extremely happy to have an opportunity with an award-winning veteran client in the AAA world is seeking a Systems Engineer to join a fun, friendly environment based in Scotland in a state of the art office.

Your passion for writing quality software using strong engineering practices will enable you to work on the low-level systems which provide the backbone to deliver a AAA title. You understand the need to produce robust, re-usable code upon which gameplay systems can be built.  You will be part of the core team team.

What you need:



  • Strong C/C++ and software architecture skills

  • One published title on current gen in a similar role

  • Excellent knowledge of console technical requirements

  • Ability to design and implement re-usable systems

  • Excellent social skills

  • A real passion for games



  • Depth knowledge of the systems that provide a foundation for games are ideal for this role.

    Benefits:



    • Competitive salary

    • Rewards system

    • Excellent holiday package

    • Pension

    • No crunch

    • Cycle to work scheme



    • How do you apply?Please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2084.

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

      We are a GDPR compliant company.

Technical Director – Austria or Remote – Console studio Ref 2127

Our client is a growing independent studio based in Austria, working on their second console title. They have a great original IP, serious financial backing, and a creative collaborative culture.

They an experienced code professional to join their team as Technical Director. They are more interested in technical know how than management experience at this stage, so good senior & principle coders with 10 years experience plus will be considered, as well as established lead programmers / TDs.


Duties:

  • Motivate and excite the team with your great communication skills and love of the craft.
  • Plan the strategy, prepare it and help execute on time and on budget.
  • Define the tech required for the project.
  • Mentor the coders on the team with best practice methods ensuring quality and reusability.
  • Work alongside the Technical Architect designing the software architecture for the framework and games.
  • Work with external partners if required.
  • Spot problems and risks, and solve them.
  • Make the games fabulous.


Your profile:

  • 10 years + experience in PC / Console gaming.
  • AAA experience.
  • Great communications skills and a people person who enjoys leadership.
  • Great all round coder in multiple languages.
  • C++ expertise essential.
  • Accomplished with UE4.
  • Broad shoulders regarding pressure and responsibility, with an even temperament.
  • Creative thinker.
  • Happy to relocate to Austria or be able to work remotely and be available in Central European Time office hours 5 days a week.
  • Fluent English speaker


In return:

  • Salary €58K to €90K DOE basic. 14 salaries a year.
  • 25 days holiday plus 12 days bank holiday.
  • Bonus scheme.
  • Full relocation package.
  • Creative environment where you can make a difference.
  • Great IP to work on.
  • Life in one of Europe’s finest cities, Vienna.


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