C++ Programmer (Remote)

Posted 10 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameIvan Cannon

Job description

Aardvark Swift are working with Amsterdam based game developers, Studio 397, as they look to hire a C++ Programmer to work on their brand new Racing title.

As a Programmer at Studio 397 you will be at the heart of the game development process as you make improvements improve 397's custom C++ game engine. For this role you will need a robust understanding of modern C++, as well as object-oriented programming and experience developing games or other real-time simulations.

You can also expect to implement multiplayer features so familiarity with TCP and UDP protocols would be highly beneficial.

Studio 397 is a close-knit team, passionate about creating the most accurate motorsport simulation possible. Based in the Netherlands, Studio 397 has a global team of developers and artists building the rFactor 2 title. Their mission is to create the most realistic, accurate and engaging sim racing platform to date, through advanced physics, a new graphics engine and competition infrastructure. rFactor 2 was originally developed by racing game pioneers Image Space Inc. who led the way in terms of physics and features.

Your responsibilities will include…
  • Building new systems and extending existing systems
  • Create savvy implementations in modern C++
  • Create test plans to ensure the code is robust
  • Contribute to the technical vision for the game
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • 3+ years of professional C++ experience
  • At least 1 shipped AA or AAA title 
  • A robust understanding of 3D maths 
  • Good understanding of TCP / UDP networking
  • A love for problem-solving and taking on technical challenges
  • Possess a proactive mindset and are someone who prefers to act on potential problems before they become blockers
  • An interest in motorsports or sim racing would be beneficial