Generalist Programmer

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This role is a part of the UK government's Kickstart Scheme and is only applicable to 16 to 24-year-olds in the UK who are not in education and are currently claiming Universal Credit. Click here to view more Kickstart placement opportunities.

December 6, 2021

We are currently working on an unannounced original PC/Console narrative-driven simulation game and are looking for a Generalist Programmer with some degree of UI, tools, and material editor experience. The ideal candidate will help us to create a polished user experience, further develop and iterate on narrative tools for designers, and assist the art department reach their visual goals.


  • Own systems with a high degree of autonomy.
  • Contribute to the design, development, and operation of our tools.
  • User Interface programming and design.
  • Support the development of custom materials/shaders.
  • Prototyping game systems and working with iterative development process.


  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4 development
  • Fluent in C++
  • One or more shipped game titles


  • UI/UX design experience
  • Console development experience
  • Proficiency in C# Tools development
  • Experience with material editors, graphics APIs, and shader languages
  • Experience with narrative systems

This is a remote contract role for a minimum duration of 6 months.

How to Apply:

To apply - please introduce yourself and send your resume/portfolio to!

About Us:

Ivy Road is a new independent game development studio run by Davey Wreden (The Stanley Parable, The Beginner's Guide), Karla Zimonja (Gone Home, Bioshock 2: Minerva's Den), and C418 (Minecraft), and supported by Annapurna Interactive.

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