Senior Gameplay Engineer

Job Title: Senior Gameplay Engineer uGen seeks an experienced Gameplay Engineer with a passion for developing fun content. uGen is working on a unique mobile game for teens and tweens, translating their real-world play into the digital world. It is creation focused, with fun gameplay and strong social aspects. Please see our game trailer: https://youtu.be/HbZ4GkbeY1c We’re a veteran game development team. We empower every member of the team to make contributions across all disciplines. We use a lean startup approach, focusing on fast iteration while maintaining a fun working environment. If this sounds interesting to you, please check out the details below. Responsibilities • Develop gameplay features and mechanics in cooperation with designers and artists, fill in the blanks in the gameplay design. • Collaborate with platform engineers on full-stack features • Optimize code and user experience to fit device constraints and player expectations • Identify, diagnose, and fix bugs • Contribute to the design and implementation of game architecture and gameplay systems Requirements • Experience shipping games as a generalist or gameplay engineer • Strong knowledge of C# (preferred), C++, Java, or other similar languages • Excellent communication skills. Must be able to work with designers, artists, QA, server engineers and colleagues in different time zones. • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with minimal direction • Ability to prioritize tasks as requirements change Pluses • Experience with Unity • Experience with native iOS or Android plugin development • Expertise in one or more of the following: graphics, physics, peer-to-peer networking, AI • Familiarity with modern design patterns and software development methodologies • Experience with Scrum, Kanban, or other agile development • Experience coming up to speed, adding new features, and refactoring in a large code base Job Location • Redmond, WA: WFH (due to Covid19). Remote is acceptable.
uGen Inc is looking to hire a Senior Gameplay Engineer at their Seattle, WA location. Job contains the tags Remote, Senior, C#, C++, Programmer, Unity and Unreal.
Job discovered on 9/10/2020