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Senior Gameplay Programmer

We are looking for a Senior Gameplay Programmer to join the team in our Central London studio.
 
Overview
 
The successful candidate will be working on gameplay across multiple platforms (iOS, Android, Windows Phone, tvOS, Amazon) using the Unity engine. Working very closely with designers, artists, other programmers and the technical director to solve the many challenges involved in creating a high quality and performant user experience in the most efficient manner possible to release in the desired time frame.
 

This is a permanent full-time role. It is based in Old Street, London with the option to work remotely 2 days per week at the discretion of the business, in addition to a very competitive salary package.
 

Responsibilities
 
Implementing all areas of the game application, including (but not exclusively) gameplay, player controls, game simulation behaviours, AI, meta-game behaviour, user interface, visual effects, audio effects, analytics hooks, social hooks and in-game purchasing.
Designing and writing code in a maintainable and easily updatable manner, ready for post-launch updates in response to customer feedback.
Writing tools where necessary to empower artists and designers to make the game as much as possible, and providing mentoring and support to junior programmers.
Be responsible for the performance of the game, both frame-rate and memory usage.
Be actively involved in design discussions and prototyping.
 

Requirements
 
Strong technical design and code skills, preferably in C#, though strong C++ experience is fine.
4+ years of console, PC or mobile development experience.
At least 1 title developed from start to release, having gone through full QA cycle, and preferably beyond to post-release support developing updates or DLC.
A passion for making mobile action games and exploring new ways of making games.
 

To Apply: Contact careers@hutchgames.com stating the job title in the email subject
 

About Hutch
 
Hutch are a dynamic games studio based in London and Brighton. Founded on a wealth of traditional game development experience, blending a bunch of people who are talented and passionate about making the best free to play games.
 
Our goal is to create the best racing games for mobile. We believe small, focused and empowered teams build the best games and we work hard to maintain an open, transparent and self-determined culture. Founded in 2011, we have released 5 games including Smash Cops, Smash Bandits, MMX Racing and MMX Hill Climb with over 90 million players across the world.
 

Find out more at www.hutchgames.com

Hutch Games