d3t, part of the global Keywords Studios Group, is at the cutting edge of technology and we deliver truly ground-breaking video game projects for our A-list clients. We offer work-for-hire and co-development services to the video game sector, adding value to games and working with award winning global clients. As a successful and growing studio, we are always interested in recruiting talented individuals to our expanding programming team.
Our studio is based in Runcorn, Cheshire and offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment. We are passionate about what we do and pride ourselves on our anti-crunch mentality, mentoring ethos and have been awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ multiple times including 2021 by gamesindustry.biz. We are offering the option of being studio based, hybrid or remote working with studio visits as and when required for the Senior Programmer role.
Senior Programmer - Role and Responsibilities
In a typical day this role would involve:
Looking at code reviews submitted by other team members
Rendering bugs with an OpenGL to DirectX port
Working on a memory allocator for a console title
Help junior coders working on other aspects of the title such as input, save games etc, and would be responsible for ensuring they had clear direction in the way they can tackle client projects
At least 4 years’ experience working in a programming position
Experience shipping games or apps from inception to completion
Fluent in multiple programming languages including C/C++
A technical bias, with an interest in getting stuck-in to difficult problems every day
Experienced and confident working on low-level code in areas such as physics, rendering, memory management, networking etc.
Experience working in multiple programming languages
Experience working with in-house or commercial game engines.
Confident and able to communicate at all levels
Able to demonstrate a sense of reliability and responsibility
A can-do and flexible attitude
A keen interest in video games and programming
Ability and willingness to support junior programmers and other team members as required
Just some of the many benefits and perks offered by d3t:
25 days holiday (+ bank holidays)
Company Pension Scheme
Flexible working hours
Private Medical Insurance Scheme & Eye Care Scheme
Employee Share Scheme
Anti-crunch ethos - an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!
Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!
Tech & Bike Schemes
Monthly Fitness Sessions
Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences
Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties + Annual d3t Events
Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.
Assistance and support with re-location to the area
Please note we are actively hiring and interviews will be held by video call. We have some of the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is appropriate to do so we will be returning to the studio. We are offering the Senior Programmer role as studio based or part/fully remote with visits to the studio as and when required.