Senior Networking 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.

January 12, 2022
Full Time

LunchBox Entertainment is looking for a Senior Networking Programmer to implement non-gameplay networking for a server-authoritative game. Looking for a candidate who has used multiple different networking solutions. Responsibilities include, developing our networking infrastructure, planning networking fundamentals from different networking solutions, client/server development, lobby programming, and cloud server hosting services.  Applicants should be self-motivated and have experience working on a team. All work will be remote.

What you'll get to do:

  • Lead the design and planning of multiplayer infrastructure from networking solutions down to cloud server service integration.
  • Develop backend networking solutions for the next generation of MOBA
  • Find and optimize solutions for transporting data arrays
  • Develop user authentication and matchmaking systems
  • Develop a Lobby system
  • Create Client / Server with a networking solution
  • Lead the integration with BaaS providers such as AWS GameLift, or Azure PlayFab

What we are looking for:

  • Networking experience on at least one commercial release of at least 10,000 sales
  • Experience beyond implementing networking services like Photon.
  • Individuals who are enthusiastic about networking architecture and technologies
  • Experience with many facets of networking infrastructure who can make recommendations and decisions based on prior experience

Nice to haves:

  • Experience working in the Unity Engine. 
  • Working experience with multiple networking solutions, such as Photon PUN and/or BOLT, Mirror, MLAPI, TNet, etc
  • Networking for consoles. 
  • Experience working with BaaS’ such as Playfab and Amazon Web services.
  • C# and gameplay programming. 


Please email your resume, portfolio, and any additional relevant experience to: 

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