Principal Game Programmer

Recruiter
Codemasters Group Holdings Limited
Location
Southam
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Over the past 30 years at Codemasters, we have consistently developed innovative and successful award-winning racing games. Our Southam racing studio has a rich and unrivalled heritage of multiple award-winning racing games such as the GRID and DiRT franchises, and these titles embody our cornerstones of passion, quality, continuous innovation, and an all-encompassing ambition to be the world leader in what we do.

Working in a passionate close-knit team that ensures your voice doesn't get lost in the crowd, you will deliver 'AAA' racing games within a studio that will value and recognise your contributions.

Join our talented and experienced team now to re-invent and shape Codemasters' most ambitious racing title ever, from its inception to a genre-defining experience. Our mission is to be the world's number one racing games developer - so if you share our ambition, please join us for the road ahead.

A character fit for this role would be a problem solver who is highly driven and self-motivated, someone who pays strong attention to detail, has good team working skills and of course has a genuine passion for games.

Required Skills:

* At Least 5 years games industry experience
* Strong C++ knowledge
* At least 2 completed game projects
* Extensive computer architecture knowledge
* Wide knowledge of game play systems
* Advanced 3D geometry

Desirable skills:

* User Interfaces
* Passion for motorsports and racing games

Personal Attributes:

* An ideal candidate will be highly driven and self-motivated
* Attention to detail
* Strong communication and problem solving skills
* Good teamwork skills
* A passion for games