Programmer (Unity)

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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.

October 29, 2021
Full Time

We are looking for a driven and detail-oriented programmer who's passionate about creating timeless games to join our development team. This person will start off by work on a unique narrative-driven game that we are publishing, with opportunities to work on additional exciting projects after this one wraps up. This position can be remote.

Role Responsibilities

  • Plan, architect, and implement new systems, mechanics, and tools
  • Write robust and maintainable code
  • Work with other programmers to maintain high quality coding standards
  • Contribute technical and creative ideas towards all aspects of development
  • Understand and coordinate with the needs of Producers, Artists, and Designers

Your Qualifications

  • Experience in Unity and C#
  • Experience working with data formats such as JSON
  • Proactive communicator
  • Passion for video games of all kinds
  • Detail-oriented

Bonus Skills & Experience

  • Experience in RPG Maker
  • Working knowledge of Ruby
  • Experience in porting a game to a modern console (PS4, Xbox One, and/or Nintendo Switch)
  • Knowledge of localization practices and/or fluency in another language
  • Passion for game design and video game industry
  • Shipped a commercially developed game

How To Apply:

Send us your resume, cover letter, and any supplementary materials/links relevant to the role through this form.

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About Us:

Serenity Forge, based out of Boulder, Colorado, develops and publishes meaningful games that challenge the way you think. We pride ourselves on the care and dedication we put into our work. Now is a great time to join a growing studio that seeks passionate team members to contribute to the next generation of great games. We've got some amazing projects in the works, and we want you to help make them even better!

We are a long-term driven studio that provides opportunities for new members to develop exciting skills, so don't be afraid to apply even when your current experience doesn't fit 100% of the job requirements!

Our Upcoming Games:

Doki Doki Literature Club Plus is an expanded experience based on the original Doki Doki Literature Club, bringing more stories and exclusive content to the legendary horror story. Write your way to your crush’s heart and experience true terror as you get to know every member of the Literature Club, making careful choices to achieve the perfect ending.

Death’s Gambit: Afterlife is a 2D action metroidvania that builds on and refines the original Death’s Gambit experience. Using an array of equipment, weapons, and abilities, Sorun must fight his way through the kingdom of Siradon to rid the land of its curse and fulfill his agreement with Death. Afterlife offers a wealth of new features and changes, including reworked movement, fine-tuned encounters, new bosses, levels, and more!

Arcadian Atlas is a 2D isometric tactical role playing game about the choices people make in pursuit of the things they love, and the havoc it wreaks on a kingdom.

Land of Screens follows the story of Holland as she tries to evade her recent fresh break-up. Problem is, everyone she’s friends with immediately knows, leading her to putting it all down as she ventures into the real world in her quest to make new friends and start a new, unplugged journey.

You can view our previous releases like Cyanide & Happiness: Freakpocalypse, Half Past Fate, Neversong, and Where the Water Tastes Like Wine on our website.

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