Programming Vacancies

Remote Senior Network Programmer AAA – REF 2775


Our client is an AAA shooter-based video game studio in search of a Senior Network Programmer to join their exciting team and assist with their latest projects. This role is offered fully remote.

What you will be doing:

  • Be responsible for programming and implementing the required online solutions for the latest project
  • Report to the Lead Network Programmer
  • 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
  • Coordinate as part of your team, to establish quality goals and performance budgets relating to the online functionalities of the project
  • Research and develop new technologies applicable to the project

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of programming experience (at least 3 in a Senior role in UE)
  • 2+ Shipped AA/AAA titles (at least 1 in a Senior 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
  • Experience debugging multi-threaded Client/Server symbol-less systems in a run time environment
  • Matchmaking, Late-Join and Host Migration implementations
  • Replication Frameworks for entire game/gameplay systems
  • Great English written and verbal communication skills
  • Optimized Packet Compression/Decompression strategies for games


  • 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 2775.

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