Senior Multiplayer Programmer

Santa Monica, CA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Susan Reese

Job Description:

Our client, a Top Gaming Company in Santa Monica, is looking for a new Senior Multiplayer Programmer to join their team. They are targeting a highly ambitious individuals who just loves building games! 



Design, implement, and maintain systems and tools to support gameplay (animation, locomotion, navigation, combat, etc.) 
Support and assist designers, artists, and other programmers as needed 
Write clear, maintainable, portable, and highly functional code 
Profile and performance tune code to remove bottlenecks 
Test and document code produced 
Support tools and technology as needed for specific project requirements 
Mentor and guide less experienced programmers as needed 

B.Sc. degree in computer science or equivalent experience 
Minimum five years professional programming experience 
Good understanding of what makes a game fun and interesting to play 
Strong programming generalist with solid code architecture skills 
Expertise in C and C++ 
Proficient in linear algebra 
Enthusiasm and initiative 
Excellent spoken and written communication 
Able and motivated to work with other team members 
Commitment to code quality, documentation, and sound testing procedures 

Specialty in other game programming areas (audio, special effects, networking, etc.)