Code by the sea! Unity specialist needed – Brighton, UK

Posted On: October 23rd, 2013    Job Type: Full Time    Job Location: ,

Our client is an interactive and games development startup, founded in 2011. As the new Lead Programmer / Developer, you will have the opportunity to be working alongside successful indie dev wizards, traditionally experts in AAA games polished to the highest level. The studio has worked with premium brands (as well as their own exclusive IPs) on everything from Augmented Reality to Design Decks and Mobile Gaming Applications. Working here will give you the opportunity to lead a team of passionate Unity3D Developers on exciting 3D graphical visualisation projects with a powerful machine and a nice sea view!

Main responsibilities

– In charge of a small team of programmers.

– Collaborating with the Art and Design Director and Technical Director to help plan project phases.

– On-going development on the design of an existing code base to ensure smooth progress of all the planned features on the project.

– Manage dev team priorities and identify and solve key project risks

– Frequent code review

– Working to ensure project meets all expectations and requirements

Skills and experience

The Lead Developer will be very hands on, managing a small team of programmers as well as getting involved in coding feature sets.

Key skills we are looking for:

– Unity3D expertise with substantial commercial C# experience

– A background with Agile development methodology.

– A solid understanding of maths.

– Professional knowledge of graphical pipelines, relating to both desktop and mobile hardware.

– Ability to develop with and mentor a small code team.

– Experience in designing and implementing system architecture

– Passion for making cutting edge games and experiences

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