Senior Unreal Engineer

Remote (US), UK / permanent /

Phil Smith
+1 2133256784

Senior Unreal Engineer, Gaming

Company Profile
This client is a well-funded team of game-industry professionals behind one of the leading aim-trainers, the best-selling esports training platform for hundreds of millions of competitive gamers. Putting players on the path to mastery and stay with them as they develop into grandmasters; join them as they revolutionize esports!

Job Description

You are a developer who loves to build engrossing game experiences and mentor junior developers. You have a passion for programming and optimizing games, and you enjoy exploring and mastering new development
challenges. You are eager to be part of a strong, cohesive team. You must have proven C++ game-development skills and deep Unreal Engine experience.

This studio has some amazing initiatives planned and underway. You will be a key contributor to their success!

? Work with Product to build and maintain the best esports training platform on the market
? Work closely with Design, from specification through production
? Mentor junior Engineering team members in all things Unreal Engine

? 5+ years of professional development experience in the games industry
? Fluency in C++
? Deep professional experience working in Unreal Engine 4
? Demonstrated ability to be a thought-leader in an engineering department
? Fantastic debugging skills
? Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms, complexity, and system design
? Basic game math fundamentals (vectors, matrices, physics, projections, camera space, tangent space, object space)
? Solid understanding of software design patterns
? Good working knowledge of source control, including best practices (branching/streams)
? A practice of code instrumentation, tools, and development KPIs
? Bachelors in CS, or equivalent experience

Bonus Qualifications
? Deep understanding of concurrent programming
? Basic relational database abilities (SQL, Postgres or AWS RDS)
? Experience with Git and JIRA/Confluence
? Experience with build systems, continuous integration and deployment
? A background working with asset management systems, asset bundles, and in particular downloadable content (DLC)