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Core Tech Programmer

About Splash Damage

Splash Damage is an independently-owned studio on the outskirts of London, and we're all about crafting engaging multiplayer experiences. This year so far, we've launched our multiplayer shooter Dirty Bomb on the PC and completed Gears of War: Ultimate Edition for Xbox One. We're now expanding our team for exciting new projects on PC and console, and are looking for superstars to help us make them happen.

The Role

If you're looking to get your claws in to next gen AAA development then your hunt is over

It's a real exciting time for us here at Splash Damage, we are about to engage in a very well known and highly popular AAA title with next gen technology and we're looking to recruit multiple disciplines to fill our ranks.

As a Splash Damage’s Core Tech Programmer, you will be responsible for implementing and refining the core engine systems for our cross platform games. Reporting to the Lead Core Tech Programmer, you will work with Splash Damage’s Programming Team on building and maintaining core engine features that encompasses rendering, animation and low level system programming. With a constant focus on scalability, performance and memory usage, you will apply your expertise in data structures and algorithms for modern, multi-core architectures to build state-of-the-art technology for a variety of platforms including PC, mobiles and current & next-generation of consoles.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience with multi-processor architectures (PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)
  • 3+ years of experience in Core Tech development in a modern game engine, with at least 1 shipped game on a current-gen console
  • Experienced and proficient in C++
  • Experienced and proficient in low level code (Intrinsic or ASM)
  • Strong Math skills
  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Maths related field.
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine 3 at the engine level
  • Knowledge of C# and Objective-C
  • Familiar with Data-Oriented Design
  • Experience working in small focused teams
  • Knowledge of build automation systems
  • Knowledge of technical documentation and testing

Perks & Benefits

Alongside our brand-new headquarters, stocked up drinks fridge and a never-ending supply of coffee, all of our roles come complete with the following perks and benefits:

- Private medical insurance that will covers you, your partner, and children 
- Private dental insurance that significantly reduces cost of dentistry for you, your partner, and children 
- Pension scheme where the company matches your contribution 
- Complimentary gym membership  
- Free eye tests + discounted glasses 
- Quarterly revenue share after 1 year of service  
- Brand new state of the art office 
- Life drawing classes, and massage allowance 
- Free fruit juices and soft drinks + Beer and pastries on a Friday. 
- Childcare voucher scheme 
- Employee assistance programme 
- Referral fee

Find out more on our Perks & Benefits page.

Studio Culture

Splash Damage offers a fun, friendly and relaxed working environment. Everyone here shares a passion for video games and that shows in daily office life. We also regularly get together for social events like pub quizzes, cinema nights, football, and company parties.

Find out more on our Culture page.


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