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April 16, 2021
We are looking for a Gameplay Programmer to join our team as either a full-time employee or contractor for ~25 months. Our dream programmer is someone with strong mathematical skills and a slight obsession for nailing how characters move in 2D platforming worlds.
The Role - What will you do?
Implement gameplay mechanics based on the design department specifications
Make sure all the physics involved in the platforming of the game work as expected
Create tools for gameplay designers
Use a high technical and problem solving mindset to ensure best performance of code
Improve and refactor existing code
The Experience - What will you need?
3+ years of professional industry level experience, including shipped titles
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent) or relevant work experience
Strong hands-on Unity and C# experience
Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Programming and design patterns
Experience working on physics-based platformer games with strong 2D math skills
Experience with profiling and optimization
Able to communicate in English (written and verbal)
As a plus, we’ll value:
Development experience on game consoles
Experience with Unity’s asset pipeline including meshes, textures, materials, prefabs and how assets might be optimized. Asset bundle/Addressables experience will be valued
Experience programming custom shaders
The Reward - What can we offer you?
Flexible working hours
Work from anywhere on Earth. 100% remote work (although most of the team is based in Barcelona)
Processes and organization based on Agile methodologies
Do you need any hardware or software to make your job easier? We’ll make sure you get it. Taking care of our team is a priority for us!
Developing and publishing a game for next-gen consoles
Working with a team of passionate people who’ve shipped several successful projects
Working on a new IP title with unique gameplay and visuals.
At Noname Studios we are striving to create an amazing game with breathtaking visuals and unique gameplay. We are a young indie studio founded by a group of passionate people with a big love for games and more than 10 years of experience in the video games industry.
That same experience tells us great games are made by great, happy and diverse teams. That’s why we believe it is important to make everyone working with us feel safe and secure. We support and encourage applications from all ethnicities, cultures, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, genders, disabilities, religions, and lifestyles such as parents or digital nomads.
Will you join us?
We are currently working in Worldless, a 2D Metroidvania with a unique, minimalistic yet juicy art style that has turn-based active combat where you can perform incredible combos and astonishing special attacks.