Full Time Job

Lead Engine Programmer


Royal Leamington Spa, United Kingdom 07-05-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Lead Engine Programmer (625)

At Ubisoft, we aspire to be a workplace where EVERYONE is supported, empowered and invited to join the game. We believe that by prioritising equity and inclusivity, we fuel creative endeavors and craft gameplay experiences that reflect and respect our uniquely talented game-makers and outstanding players.

The Role

As a Lead Engine Programmer, you'll be hands-on with guiding and supporting your team in maintaining and developing features within our Engine and Rendering teams within our new AAA project.

For you, this role will be all about your people, planning and putting the project first. We want you to come in and help our programming teams grow and enable a stable inclusive structure working on various aspects such as Optimisation, Graphics and Low Level Engine Features bridging the gap between our wider programming teams and Ubisoft's central Engine Development Team.

As a Lead Programmer at Ubisoft, you will keep the project in focus as you drive your team in both their personal goals and progression as well as moving the project forward by priority setting with the production and development teams. You'll be empathetic to the needs of the team while decisive and confident in leadership and decision making.

What you'll bring

At Ubisoft, we aim to be a destination of choice for the best talent. We want people like you, who will be instrumental in driving our studios to success.
• Experienced in C++ development within a complex codebase.
• Knowledge and understanding of Game Engines.
• Previous team development experience.
• Support the day-to-day management of the Engine team members and be a mentor to less experienced members of the group, sharing your knowledge and expertise.
• Familiarity with project planning lifecycle.

Joining Ubisoft, you'll be part of an inclusive global brand. With us, you will build upon your ongoing success and place your stamp on the production of our games and the development of our people. You'll have the prestige of developing and producing exciting world-class AAA games and help showcase our studios as a market leader within our industry.

With us, you will find your future in one of the strongest knowledge bases in the games industry coupled with brilliant opportunities for career progression on a critically acclaimed

Positive mental health and wellbeing at work are priorities for us. We are a Gold Employer in the Mind Workplace Wellbeing Index, and partners of Safe in Our World. We run an inclusive Wellbeing Champions program and provide a wide range of training and resources to support all of our people to proactively discuss and manage their own mental health, as well as support their team members.


We aim to build the world's most distinctive and diverse gaming studio; therefore, we strongly encourage you to apply. We'd love to hear about you and your background.

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8jb89-3-238-121-7-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Ubisoft’s worldwide network of video game development studios and business offices work hand-in-hand each day to deliver rich and innovative gaming experiences that reflect the creativity and diversity of their teams