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Online Gameplay Programmer | 100% Remote | Action RPG | $90,000-$130,000

Job description

The Company:
Our client is a cutting-edge, innovative entertainment enterprise, known for pushing the boundaries in the online gaming industry. With a dedicated team of visionaries, they've earned a reputation for delivering immersive experiences that captivate audiences worldwide. Nestled in the heart of the digital entertainment landscape, they continue to set new benchmarks in creativity and technology.
The Role:
Join their highly skilled and diverse team engaged in the development of an upcoming Action-Role Playing Game (Consoles, PC) featuring an anime-inspired art style. The ideal candidate for this role will take charge of implementing and maintaining the game's online features. You will collaborate closely with fellow developers to ensure a seamless multiplayer experience for their players, adhering to industry-leading standards and the exceptional quality of our game content. These responsibilities will be shared with other network programmers on the team.

  • Develop and integrate key online functionalities and features (e.g., matchmaking, telemetry).
  • Provide guidance to game designers in live content management.
  • Adhere to best practices for online security.
  • Utilize online service API to construct the backend for our player progression storage.
  • Streamline network bandwidth usage.
  • Define our client-server networking architecture.
  • Experience with multiplayer engines, distributed systems, network optimization, and multi-threading.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • Extensive experience in developing and optimizing network code in C++ and Python.
  • Proficiency in developing network features on Microsoft and Sony consoles.
  • Experience working on a multiplayer game, with at least one released game under your belt as a network engineer.
  • Authorized for work in the US or Canada.
If you are passionate about creating groundbreaking online gaming experiences and thrive in a collaborative, innovative environment, this role offers an unparalleled opportunity to leave your mark on the industry. Join our client's team, and be part of a journey that continues to shape the future of entertainment. Apply now!