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Generalist Programmer in Manchester, UK

  • Reference - 5555
  • Permanent
  • £40,000 - £60,000 per annum

Role: Generalist Programmer


Type: Remote

Location: Manchester

Start Date: ASAP

Must be Eligible to work in the UK and must be located in the UK


Our client is looking for a Generalist Programmers to work with an unannounced AAA also with some of the gaming most established names.

You will be joining a dynamic, fast paced games studio. You will be working with the best technology creating new and exciting games for PS4 and PS5, Xbox One and Series X, Switch and PC. Within this role you will take responsibility and ownership for developing features. You must be a great team player to be working with a big team to plan and deliver your projects.

In this role you will develop generic systems that support the work of specialist programmers and meet the needs of the technical and design needs for the project.

For this role you will have to have a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related Technical Degree. You will need to have experience making video games and be confident within this.

Key Requirements

  • Excellent grasp of and experience in C++Strong maths skills
  • Pick up new algorithms and languages easily
  • Deep understanding of Game Engine pipelines, systems, and system interconnectivity
  • A broad wealth of knowledge from graphics to physics/collision/AI/data management
  • Support specialist programmers in creating a cohesive code base
  • Able to debug, profile and optimise systems
  • Able to clearly document and explain systems to other disciplines
  • Perform code reviews
  • Flexible and driven to learn new skills to progress in video games the industry


  • Flexible working hours 
  • Flexible lunch hours
  • Discretionary bonuses
  • Christmas closing
  • State of the art office equipment
  • Regular team lunches and socials (COVID allowing)
  • Work/Life balance
  • Family studio
  • No crunch

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