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Games Client Programmer

Electronic Arts

Manchester, United Kingdom 03-14-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Acquired by EA in 2021, Playdemic is home to the top 10 grossing, BAFTA award-winning mobile smash – Golf Clash. Our award-winning, custom studio space, opened at the beginning of 2020, has been designed to create an environment that encourages and allows our team to do their very best work. Located 13 miles south of Manchester and only a 20-minute train journey, is the attractive market town of Wilmslow. Here amongst the boutique shops and independent cafes and bars is the stunning Playdemic studio.

Reporting to a Lead Engineer, we're looking for an experienced Games Client Programmer to help our Golf Clash team develop new features to be enjoyed by millions of players around the world.

Working on our client code in our in-house game engine, The Ideas Engine, you will work within an existing codebase and be open to new skills and tools.

You will work with design, UI, server, production, QA and other members of the client team to create new features in Golf Clash

Responsibilities
• You will collaborate with the development teams to develop new features
• Maintain and improve existing features by working on bugs and improvements
• Break down and evaluate time estimations of your development tasks

Qualifications
• Knowledge of C-based programming languages, like C++ or C#
• Passionate about games and games development
• Experience working with integrating server APIs
• Work within timeframes with multiple disciplines
• 3+ years of experience developing a live service game or project with regular release cadences
• Experience with mobile platforms (iOS, Google Play, Amazon) and optimizing software to run across an array of devices
• Experience working on multiplayer games
• Experience working with custom games engines and irregular Programming Paradigms

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn1xn5-3-238-235-248-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.