Lead Programmer - Auckland, NZ

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Posted 12 May 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameDave Moss

Job description

Lead Programmer



Outerdawn - Auckland, NZ

Outerdawn is seeking an experienced Lead Programmer to join their growing team of developers on some very exciting up-and-coming games! You will be working closely with Designers and Artists to lead a dev team from prototypes to final world-wide releases of their titles.

Are you an experienced programmer with demonstrable Unity skills? Want to help drive the success of an independent ambitious studio? Have a proven track record in shipping high quality mobile titles?

Located in the North Shore of Auckland, Outerdawn is committed to becoming a premier games studio in the southern hemisphere. They have a growing team of industry veterans and talented newcomers working in a fun, dynamic and diverse studio, developing multiple new IPs and titles and have room to grow.

For this role, you will need...

  • Experience leading a commercial technical team in delivering a title to market
  • At least 5 years' industry experience within the mobile sector with 2+ shipped titles
  • A passion for producing robust, flexible and extendable gameplay systems in tandem with designers and artists
  • Extensive and demonstrable Unity experience
  • Practical experience across multiple systems e.g. Networking, Graphics, Sound, UI, Animation, Economy etc.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills and a drive to get the best from everyone on a team
  • Understanding of and an ability to communicate the balance between technical & design choices and a willingness help resolve any conflicts to provide the best player experience
  • A positive and enthusiastic work attitude and a team player who can integrate well into a fun work culture

Just some of the benefits of working with Outerdawn include...

  • A competitive salary
  • Wellness Days
  • Gym Membership Allowance
  • Medical Cover
  • The chance to be instrumental in the success of a growing and ambitious studio

Interested? Want to know more?

Get in touch with Dave at +44 (0)1709 834 777 or email dave.m@aswift.com now!