The Opportunity

Are you a skilled games developer who yearns to build original games to a high standard within a strong team? Then this is the role for you! You will be passionate about games and understand how to leverage technology to make the magic happen. You’ll have a comprehensive understanding of hardware and system limitations, and be prepared to think laterally about how to achieve awesome gameplay and visuals.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly creative, skilled, passionate and slightly eccentric team who are fashionably located in deepest, darkest Kent.

Requirements

We’re looking for someone who has the following:

  • Excellent programming skills in C++, with a deep understanding of OOP and coding best practices.
  • Familiarity with game engines like Unity or Unreal.
  • A strong passion for computer games programming.
  • A clear understanding of the challenges in game development, such as art workflow, performance optimisations, memory management and supporting multiple platforms.
  • Experience using source control systems such as SVN, Git & Perforce.
  • Strong maths skills.
  • Love making games!

Desirable experience:

  • Experience using Cocos2d-x or similar.
  • Experience with mobile SDKs (Android & iOS) and frameworks (e.g. 2DToolkit).
  • Understanding of client / server communication and data serialisation.
  • Understanding of 2D animation principles.
  • Experience with build scripts and systems i.e. Jenkins, Team City, Ant, Make etc...
  • Skills in scripting languages (JavaScript, Python).
  • Experience using and scripting common art and 3D software packages (Photoshop, Illustrator, Blender...) is a plus.

Success looks like:

Our games are bulletproof, innovative and exceedingly fun to play.

To Apply:

Please apply here providing your CV and a covering message outlining your skills, key achievements and bearing in mind the tips that can be found here.