Programming Vacancies

Principal Programmer PC/Console Games North-West England REF 2626


Our client is a successful video games development studio located in North-West England, looking for a skilled Principal Programmer fluent in C/C++ to join their team working on-site.

What you will be doing:

· Working together as a multi-disciplinary team to deliver features on time.

· Create, maintain and update new and existing projects using all major platforms and languages.

· Take responsibility for systems and features.

· Provide guidance and mentoring to junior team members.

· Organise and assist with code reviews.

Who you are:

· 10 + years’ experience working in a programming position.

· University qualification in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or an equivalent.

· Fluent in multiple programming languages including C/C++.

· You are open-minded and flexible and able to work independently and proactively.

· Excellent communication skills both verbal and written with strong interpersonal skills.

· Good understanding of game engines such as Unreal and Unity.


· Experience with rendering technology such as OpenGL or DirectX and its development such as reflections, shadowing, depth of field etc.


· 22+ days holiday, pension scheme, flexible working, private medical and dental insurance scheme, annual events, bonuses and many more.


To apply please forward your CVs to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting the reference number 2626.

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cvs: cvs@big-planet.biz