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Job Ref:  204701054
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  London
City:  City of London
Post Code:  WC1A
Salary:  £60000 - £70000/annum
20/10/2016 03:43
Prinicipal Programmer - Leading Mobile Games Developer - London

We are a market leading games and Technology Company based in London and one of the fastest growing mobile games studios in the UK. We make free to play games with eye-melting visuals and super intuitive gameplay. Our focus is to try and make some of the most exciting and innovative games in the Industry. We are looking for an experienced Principal Engineer to join the development of one of the biggest and most successful mobile releases of 2016. We are a company that the set standards, shapes the industry and never follows or copy our competitors. We need someone passionate about new technology to help improve our current build process and take things to the next level!

Role: Principal Engineer, Principal Programmer, Lead Developer, Head of Development, Lead Programmer, Lead Engineer

Experience: C#, C++, Unity, Mobile Games, free to play games, f2p, Go, PHP, Java, C, Actionscript, Polyglot

Salary: £DOE

Location: commutable from Central London, Soho, Croydon, Ilford, Wembley, Hornchurch, Barking, Dartford, Bexleyheath, Enfield


* Lead all programmers on the project
* Have an active role in scheduling and project co-ordination using Agile
* Create, maintain and optimise game features
* Produce professional C++/C# code
* Proactively highlight and solve potential issues in code
* Deliver the vision of the Product Lead's core game
* Enforce best practices for documentation

Skills and Experience:

* Expert C++ / C#
* High proficiency writing optimised real-time code
* Experience creating complex game projects in Unity
* Excellent time management and organisation skills
* Exposure to line management responsibilities including man-managing, motivating and shaping the team culture
* Experience of leading and mentoring a team of 5+ developers
* Proven ability to expertly diagnose issues and solve complex problems

Desirable skills:

* Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
* Go/PHP/Objective C/ Java / C/ Actionscript (we love Polyglot engineers)
* Functional programming experience
* Commercial experience on scalable distributed mobile systems
* Experience reacting to operational issues in a live online game
* A passion for computer games, specifically racing, social and mobile


* Contributory Pension scheme and company Stock Options
* Flexible working hours
* Casual Dress
* Child Care Vouchers and Cycle to work Scheme
* Annual Bonus
* Bi Annual Staff parties

If you are interested in the opportunity to work for this international leading studio call Katie Edwards on (Apply online only) or email your CV detailing your desired start and salary requirements

This ad is posted by CV Bay on behalf of a client. All of our Adverts are for live Jobs we're actively recruiting for. We are a UK based Games Recruitment agency and are seeking developers, designers and artists of all levels. We have dedicated teams and account managers to ensure we give the best possible service. If this particular Advert isn't of interest to you, but you are a Games Professional, please get in touch as we have new roles in on a daily basis
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