Full Time Job

Gameplay Programmer

WB Games

Wilmslow, United Kingdom 11-10-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

As a gameplay programmer at Playdemic, a division of WB Games Inc., you will be joining a team looking to create innovative, creative gameplay experiences for mobile which will be played and loved by millions of people. Reporting to the Game Producer you will work closely with other coders, designers and artists as well as adding your own creative flair to craft engaging gameplay mechanics and systems.

You must be comfortable working in an agile way, able to estimate and stick to sensible timescales and help choose the best path to drive the team's creative vision while keeping on top of technical challenges.

Core Skills & Experience:
• Commercial experience of 3D real time games with a strong focus on game feel and performance.
• Self-motivated.
• Strong team player and communicator.
• Willing to help others and ask for help where needed.

Desirable Attributes:
• Commercial Unity/C# experience.
• Experience of real time multiplayer.
• Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in Software Engineering, Computer Science or Mathematics.
• Experience AI development or Robotics.
• Experience of iOS, Android or other mobile development is a distinct advantage.

About Playdemic

Founded in 2010 by leading Games Industry entrepreneurs,  Playdemic  is a BAFTA Award winning developer and publisher of mobile games, focused on creating fun and engaging, free-to-play game services for iOS and Android. These games include the global smash hit, Golf Clash. 

We are a highly ambitious company committed to making chart-topping products. Our culture and values place great emphasis upon open communication, autonomy and empowerment. We believe in encouraging people to be the best they can be and giving them the tools to achieve their goals. 

As a result of our acquisition by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment,  Playdemic  is embarking on a new phase of growth as we expand our teams to craft the next generation of hit mobile games that will be loved and played by millions of people the world over. As a result, we're looking for the most talented, passionate and dedicated individuals to join us. 

At  Playdemic  we know that the only way to make world class games is by hiring the very best people and then creating the right environment to empower them to do their best work. As such we've built a studio that is open, inclusive, fun and friendly. Our personality is to be ambitious and innovative and to encourage creative risk taking.  This is combined with a flat and transparent approach to decision making that creates a shared culture of success. 

As well as offering successful candidates a competitive salary,  Playdemic  also has a comprehensive benefits package including bonus scheme; a generous company pension and life assurance. We also offer perks such as regular health and wellbeing activities, discounts on a wide range of company and partner products, free online training courses, complimentary snacks and a wide selection of drinks, social events and much more!