Programming Vacancies

Remote Lead Network Programmer AAA – REF 2722


We are working with an exciting AAA shooter-based videogames studio who are looking for a Lead Network Programmer to join their team exciting team and help on their latest titles. This role is offered fully remote.

What you will be doing:

  • Be responsible for designing and implementing the required online solutions for the latest project
  • Research and develop new technologies that are applicable to the project
  • Follow best practises, development processes and coding standards
  • Architect from high level systems to low level performance tweaks in C/C++
  • Build tools and workflows to enable developer efficiency and autonomy
  • Help and mentor junior members of your team
  • Improve player experience by optimizing systems for latency, bandwidth, CPU usage and memory
  • Understanding of all game engine systems to work with and discuss needs from other departments
  • Generation of cost-effective pipelines for the online area of the project

Who you are:

  • 10+ years of programming experience (at least 3 in a Lead role in UE)
  • 2+ Shipped AA/AAA titles (at least 1 in a Lead/ role and in UE)
  • Strong C & C++ skills
  • Exposure to AWS or other Cloud Service Provider technologies
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Proficiency and knowledge of Unreal Engine 4/5
  • Network infrastructure and optimization experience
  • Great English written and verbal communication skills


  • Flexible working hours with no crunch
  • Remote/home working option
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment
  • Company social events
  • Professional learning and development opportunities


To apply please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting the reference 2722.

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cvs: cvs@big-planet.biz