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Programming Vacancies

Senior C++ Graphics Programmer VR Studio Netherlands Ref 1894

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

Benefits

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

Application 

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

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

Backend Developer AAA Game Studio South UK Ref 1890

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

A bonus

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

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


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

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

We are a GDPR compliant company.

Game Programmer - Quebec Province Ref 1515

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

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

What will you be doing?

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


Who you are

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


Benefits

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

Lead Unity Developer Game Studio Quebec Ref 1873

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


What will you be doing?


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



Who you are

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


Benefits

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


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

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

Unity Programmer Mobile Games Spain Ref 1886

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

Benefits

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

Application

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

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


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

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

Benefits

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

Application

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

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

Remote Tools Developer AAA Game Studio UK Ref 1881

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

A bonus...

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

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

Application

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

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

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

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

What will you be doing?

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

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


A bonus...

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


Benefits


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

Application

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

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


Senior Programmer Game Development Studio South UK Ref 1874

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

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


What will you be doing?

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


Who you are

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


Benefits

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

Application

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

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

Build Programmer AAA Game Studio South UK Ref 1871

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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


A bonus...

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


Benefits

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

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

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

We are a GDPR compliant company.

DevOps Programmer Indie Game Studio France Ref 1863

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

Tech Stack

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

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

Application

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

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

UI Developer Indie Game Studio France Ref 1860

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

Benefits

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

Application

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

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

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

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

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

What will you be doing?

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

Who you are

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

Benefits

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

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

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


C++ Developer AAA Racing Games Warwickshire UK Ref 1851

We are working with a leading AAA racing game studio based in Warwickshire, UK. This studio is seeking a passionate C++ Developer to join their team and develop their programming skills through optimising and delivering games alongside a highly renowned and award-winning team. The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to work on the studio's pillar franchise in a welcoming and dynamic AAA environment.

Who you are

  • Excellent C++ skills
  • Knowledge of software architecture and design patterns
  • Previous experience in game programming
  • Good English skills
  • Implementation of major features
  • Able to work on code architecture, task estimations and risk management
  • Giving to the continuous development of our tools and technology


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 cvs@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 1851.

C++ Physics Developer AAA Racing Games Midlands UK Ref 1849

We are working with a leading AAA racing game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a talented C++ Physics Developer to join their team and work on their award-winning pillar franchise. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your physics programming skills and to drive forward physical dynamics with innovation and ambition.

What will you be doing?

  • Simulation of physical bodies with an emphasis on high performance vehicles 
  • Modelling complex vehicles including tyre friction, rigid body dynamics, surface deformation, aerodynamics, collision detection...
  • Ensuring accuracy of vehicle characteristic simulations

Who you are

  • Strong C++
  • Full video game lifecycle experience
  • Knowledge of computer architecture
  • Able to debug and profile tools
  • Applied and pure maths
  • Experience with collision detection as well as rigid body dynamics and forward and inverse kinematics

A bonus...

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant field e.g. Maths, Physics...
  • Scrum and agile processes
  • Dynamics solvers e.g. LCP, MCP...
  • Appreciation and understanding of vehicle dynamics
  • Friction modelling

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 cvs@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 1849.


Senior C++ Graphics Developer AAA Racing Games NW UK Ref 1844

We are working with a highly renowned AAA racing game studio based in the North-West of England who is seeking a talented Senior Graphics Developer to join their team and work on their exciting new unannounced title. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a collaborative work environment and apply your skills to pushing forward the development and maintenance of cutting edge graphics functionality and advancing the boundaries of visual quality.


What will you be doing?

  • Designing, documenting and implementing the necessary code as per required standards
  • Evaluating timescales 
  • Code reviews
  • Taking part in Agile planning sessions
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team, including the design team with whom you will be planning code and developing technical designs

Who you are

  • Experience with Shader, Assembler and GPU programming
  • Advanced C++ knowledge including professional experience in the games industry
  • Experience in the agile game development environment
  • Strong 3D API
  • 3D geometry and maths
  • Parallel programming experience
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of performance analysis
  • Familiarity with computer architecture
  • Memory management
  • Optimisation of code
  • Interpersonal and communication skills


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 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 cvs@big-planet.biz quoting job reference number 1844.


Online Programmer Games France Ref 1842

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

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

  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills
  • Detailed knowledge of online APIs and network architecture on current-gen consoles
  • Self-managing and collaborate with your team to own every project from beginning to production 


We Offer

  • 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 to ash@big-planet.biz to apply quoting reference number 1842.

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

C++ Online Programmer AAA SE England Ref 975

Fantastic opportunity to work with a world-renowned games franchise. Our client is a world class games developer based in London. We seek an expert Online Programmer to join our team working on an extremely popular First-Person Shooter IP. Be part of a mission which will help millions of people enjoy their gaming experience. 

Required Skills and Experience: 

  • Professional experience with C++
  • Strong development with PlayStation Network, Steamworks or Xbox Live
  • PlayStation 4 and/or Xbox One development experience
  • Great written, verbal and organisation skills 
  • Able to implement gameplay features
  • Be able to provide feedback to other team members
  • Experience in bug fixing


 Desirables: 

  • UA4 development experience
  • Proven work Xbox and/or PlayStation titles
  • Knowledge in low-level networking development


Remuneration: Highly competitive salary with full corporate benefits including private health, dental, gym, pensions etc.

International candidates welcome.

To apply send word document CV to ash@big-planet.biz quoting reference 975 immediately!

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency who value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Big Planet is a GDPR compliant agency.

Engine Programmer – AAA Studio – Midlands UK Ref 1826

Our client is a world leading AAA console games studio based in the Midlands UK. This team are looking for an experienced Engine Programmerto join them as they start their next world leading hit title.


Required:

· One shipped title from start to finish

· C++ skills

· Game engine development experience at professional level

· Strong 3D maths and problem solving skills

· UE4 experience

· 18 months + experience in a games studio


We offer

· Flexitime

· Good bonus scheme

· Free gym

· Full corporate benefits

· Free parking

· Canteen and bar onsite

· World famous IP to work on

· Genuinely competitive salaries


CV to cvs@big-planet.bizto apply quoting reference 1826.

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


New Vacancies – Online Programmers – Mid, Senior & Lead – AAA Studio Ref 975

We have multiple new vacancies in for online programmers at all levels at a leading AAA London UK studio. We are looking at applicants from online, network and multiplayer coding backgrounds for these roles. The roles are onboarding remotely, will take international candidates if senior level or above, and will turn into studio in-house roles once the Covid-19 crisis is over, so you would need to live in or near London, or be willing to relocate in the future.


What will you be doing?

· Plan sprints, prioritise work and provide feedback for the team (lead only)

· Build robust and flexible features which adhere to the multiplayer aspects of the projects

· Work in a multi-disciplinary team


Who you are?

· 1+ commercial project in programming in anetwork, online or multiplayer coding role.

· C++ skills at a professional level

· PSN, Steam / Xbox live experience

· Ability to interact with and integrate external APIs with game clients

· Multi-platform console development

· Problem-solving and organisational skills

· Interpersonal and communication skills

· Unreal Engine 4 a bonus


Benefits…

This studio offers good salaries, a comfortable and friendly working environment, an excellent pension scheme, medical insurance, bonus scheme, full corporate benefits & world famous IP to work on.

CV to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply quoting ref 975.

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

Lead C++ Systems Programmer Console Games SE UK Ref 1824

Our client is looking for talented Lead C++ Systems Programmer to join our successful console games development team.  

Will will you do?

  • Writing clean, clear portable C++ code
  • Coding different & existing systems
  • Team player with a can-do attitude and strong work ethic
  • Recruitment, Scheduling and time keeping
  • Mentoring junior team members
  • Architecture design
  • Implementing large scale features
 Who you are 

  • 7+ years game industry C++ development programming experience
  • Lead programming experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science,
  • C++ design and coding experience
  • Low level, Multithreaded, real-time systems experience
  • Experience writing systems balancing performance and maintainability
  • Strong maths
  • Profiling and optimizing expertise
  • Consoles (Xbox One/PS4) experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Benefits

In return we offer competitive pay, near London, great work environment, bonus scheme and full corporate benefits. 

CVs as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.bizto apply quoting ref 1824

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

C++ Lead Programmer AAA Games SE England Ref 1823

We are working with a top tier, AAA game studio based in the South  East of England who is looking for a C++ Lead Programmer to join their team and lead on their exciting new project.

What will you be doing?

  • Planning the technical roadmap
  • Leading the programming team
  • Responsible for the technical direction of the project
  • Creating contingency plans based on potential technical risks
  • Ensuring top quality 


Who you are

  • Strong C++ and other areas of programming in games
  • Previous experience leading programming teams
  • PC and console game experience including full life cycle development
  • Experience working with 3D game engines
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • UE4


Benefits

This studios offers a permanent position in an exciting environment based near the nation's capital, a fantastic opportunity to work in a key lead role for the development of a new title and competitive pay package.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1823.

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

LEAD DEV OPS PROGRAMMER – London UK Ref 1821

Our client is a top AAA studio based in London UK. We seek aproven DevOps engineer with management / mentoring experience to lead theirteam.

Key Responsibilities

· Automated build systems

· Release branches in source control

· QA Automation

· Gameplay debugging

· Improve the development pipeline

· UE4 upgrades

· Reporting on system upgrades

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

· C/C++.

· Python.

· Backend systems

· Tools development

· Perforce helpful

· UE4 helpful

· UI frameworks experience helpful

· ELK stack helpful

· Games console experience helpful

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

· Team player

· Proactive problem solver

· Videogames enthusiast helpful

· Works well under pressure

· Organised multi-tasker

· Time management skills

· Strong written, verbal, & interpersonal communicationsskills

BENEFITS

· Private health & dental

· Exceptional pension scheme.

· Strong bonus scheme.

· Full corporate benefits

CV to ash@big-planet.bizto apply


Build & Dev Ops Programmer AAA Games SE England Ref 1820

This AAA Unreal game studio based in the South East of England is looking for a Build and Dev Ops Programmer to:

  • Work on their automated TeamCity build system
  • Use source control for project releases
  • Maintain and improve QA Automation 
  • Create and optimise our tools
  • Support our release schedule


What skills do you need?

  • Perforce
  • Python
  • C/C++
  • Experience with UE4 a plus
  • TeamCity
  • Understanding of main game platforms
  • Experience with crash report systems, log aggregation and development metrics


Benefits include: gym, subsidised travel, excellent pay and great working environment.

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

To apply please email me your CV as a Word document to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1820.

Senior C++ Graphics Programmer - World Class AAA Studio UK Ref 1816

Senior Graphics Programmer- AAA Studio - England

Our client is seeking an experienced graphics programmer based in the Midlands in one of the best AAA studio's around! 

We are looking for a capable Senior Graphics Programmer to enhance and extend their current engine. We work together with (technical) artists and designers to create graphics features and enhance workflows.

We take pride in crafting and implementing real-time rendering techniques and optimizing them to the fullest! And we are always open for (Senior) Graphics Programmers to help us turn ambitious graphics goals and art direction into a reality. 

As a high level Graphics Programmer, your main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Implement graphic features into the existing game engine
  • Ensure all artwork designed by our artists (such as character- and environment artists) will function according to spec in our game(s);
  • Analyze complex requirements and programming structures and turn them into simple, effective designs with even better implementations;
  • Produce systems that are efficient, focused on scalability, performance and memory usage and easy to maintain;
  • Produce systems according to specs of the end users (such as 3D artists, game designers and other coders).


We would love to hear from you if you are a (Senior) Graphics Programmer with:

  • Four or more years of experience as a graphics programmer;
  • Experience in working at the OS or Hardware level as well as designing high-level systems;
  • Expert skills in the fields of graphics, rendering, compute, shading and optimization or any combination thereof;
  • knowledge of the mathematics behind 3D graphics;
  • Expertise in C++ and shading languages and great skills in OpenGL/Vulkan, DirectX and/or GNM;
  • Excellent data structure and algorithm knowledge;
  • Experience with multithreaded programming;
  • Inner workings of current GPU architectures and/or experience in optimizing code to the last cycle is a plus;
  • Additional experience in designing and implementing parallel/distributed systems is desired.


If you think you’re up for the challengePlease forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1816.

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