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Lead Tools Programmer

Guildford, UK
Engineering & Programming
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Job Overview

The Lead Tools Programmer role will involve identifying, designing, implementing and maintaining the asset pipelines and tools for the whole project. Strong communication skills will be paramount to interact effectively with a wide group of discipline experts. The game will be developed on Unreal 4, so any custom tools will be in addition (and connected) to tools Unreal already provides.

Reports To

This position reports to the Technical Director. 

What will you do?

  • Lead the tools development efforts for the whole project.

  • Work closely with other disciplines to identify tools needs and gather detailed requirements.

  • Design, implement, document and maintain custom tools and extensions of Unreal toolset, including asset pipelines. automated systems, custom user interfaces, etc.

  • Actively look for ways to improve workflow and user experience for your customers – your fellow team members using your toolset.

What are we looking for?

  • 7+ years programming experience in the gaming industry.

  • Strong familiarity with Unreal 4 toolchains.

  • Loves working in small, cross-disciplined feature teams.

  • Passionate about mentoring technical talent.

  • Great verbal and written communication skills in English.

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience working with highly distributed teams

  • Experience operating a live free-to-play game service

  • Familiarity with Bigworld technology

About Wargaming

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Delivering legendary games since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!

 

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