The Senior Gameplay Programmer has significant experience working with various game systems and ideally has significant Unreal Engine experience. You will be responsible for creating new mechanics and systems and bringing them to a high level of polish. You would be comfortable working closely with designers to create compelling gameplay experiences, implement new content and collaborate closely with a cross-discipline team to pull it all together.
Our mission is to craft retro-infused JRPGs that awaken cherished childhood memories. Our growing studio is assembling a dream team of talent from across the globe to build the games you’ve always dreamed of growing up. Join us on this epic quest to make fun, narrative-rich games in an inclusive, supportive and fun studio environment!
You’ll be working on Threads of Time, a 2.5D JRPG inspired by Chrono Trigger and Final Fantasy where you get to travel from the pre-historic era to the end of time!
Become part of a veteran team that includes legendary developers who led iconic titles such as Xenoblade Chronicles, Bravely Default, Final Fantasy, Octopath Traveler and more
4 weeks paid vacation (1 week of which is taken in late December)
Collaborative environment with opportunities to contribute to the game’s creative design and take ownership of features
Competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
Opportunities to help you strengthen your skills or learn something new
Workplace that appreciates and values diversity and inclusivity
Architecting, planning, and implementing new gameplay features
Provide development strategies and time estimates for the various initiatives
Establish clear coding best practices
Anticipate, identify, and articulate technical and developmental risks and obstacles, and generate solutions
Ensure the creation of strong technical documentation
Experience with performance analysis and code optimization
Ability to write efficient and maintainable code
Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science or equivalent
5+ years of game development experience
Strong proficiency in C++
High degree of self-motivation and resourcefulness in all areas of engineering
Well-versed in design patterns and software engineering principles
Excellent communication and listening skills, including demonstrated patience and compassion for teammates
Experience with commonly used development tools such as Jira and Perforce
Genuine passion for making and playing video games
Shipped one or more video game titles
A love of JRPGs
Resident of Ontario, Canada or willing to move here
Please note although this is a full-time remoteposition, applicants must reside in Canada. Thank you, we look forward to hearing from you!