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Gameplay Programmer - 2019 Intake

The Programme

The Gameplay Programmer executes under supervision several programming tasks, in supporting the playability of the game (the link between the player’s actions, character’s behaviours and the consequences on the evolution of the game).

What You Will Do

  • Carry out regular functional check-ins, to progressively integrate development into the shared code base.
  • Collaborate with game designers/level designers/animators so as to discuss the constraints and establish the technical possibilities of the various gameplay functions.
  • Choose the appropriate data structures and algorithms for the task at hand.
  • Test work after each stage to ensure stability.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the basics of load and game feature testing and write test code.
  • Include comments in the code and document implemented features.
  • Test other connected features that could be impacted by the produced feature.
  • Use a coding style that is efficient and easy to read.
  • Debug own code and bugs of basic complexity in the rest of the engine.
  • Test work after each stage to ensure stability.
  • Ensure that code changes are fully tested (multiplayer, all platforms, all game modes and middleware, where applicable).
  • Test other connected features that could be impacted by the produced feature.

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or computer engineering or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of software programming, ideally in the video game industry or any other relevant experience.
  • Past internship experience in game/ software development is advantageous.
  • Knowledge in C++ is a must.
  • Basic knowledge of engine or middleware and associated pipeline.
  • Basic knowledge of debugging tools.
  • Familiar with basic speed and memory considerations.
  • Familiar with optimisation principles.
  • Good analytical and synthesis skills.
  • Ability to anticipate and resolve problem.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Flexibility in organizing work.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to quickly learn to use new tools.
  • Job type:Graduate jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Computer Science, Engineering

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Singapore (Singapore)

  • Closing Date:4th Dec 2018, 6:00 pm


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