Overview

Senior Systems Engineer (Tools Programmer), Remote or London or mixture post covid, £55k to £85k plus incredible stock, bonus and benefits

Avanti Recruitment is proud to be partnering with a top games company and helping to recruit experienced Engineers with strong skills in C++ and Unreal Engine 4.

This opportunity is for a Senior Systems Engineer (Tools Programmer), at experienced or senior level, to excel in a small Agile team.

This role is to work on a totally awesome game / project and is for an engineer who excels at system level work for games, including low level optimisation, platform SDK integration, audio and inputs, build pipeline tools, and more.

You will also have opportunities to improve the engineering team performance with automation of repetitive tasks, and work with other low level systems like graphics, voice comms etc.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

  • You will help drive the design and implementation of underlying game systems, building on the functionality of the Unreal Engine
  • We are a close-knit team, and you will collaborate to create systems and tools for game and events building, including CI/CD pipelines and Jenkins jobs
  • Ensuring the creation of well-designed, adaptable, and testable software, including work on automated testing pipelines
  • Working with platform and 3rd party middleware SDKs and APIs

Required Experience & Skills

  • You have developed and released multiple games with Unreal, and at least one game as a client systems coder
  • You have deep experience with C++, plus a good understanding of various CPU and GPU hardware
  • You are a good authority when it comes to systems and build pipelines engineering
  • You document your code and systems with concise overview descriptions and guides
  • Have good understanding of system design patterns, memory/performance optimisation, and how to document knowledge

Desirable Experience & Skills

  • Experience with game incident response and dev-ops
  • Experience with live game incident resolution
  • You have worked on action or strategy games in the past

To find out more about the literally incredible opportunities available here, get in touch with Mike Walton at Avanti Recruitment in Reading.

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