Network Programmer (UK Remote)

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Posted 22 September 2022
Salary Negotiable
LocationNottingham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProgramming
Reference17950
Contact NameRowan Hix-Dunn

Job description

We’re supporting Sumo Nottingham as they look for a Network Programmer to join their team, working on AAA game projects.

You will be responsible for the delivery and integration of robust graphical features and associated engine and pipeline functionality, in collaboration with multi-disciplined development teams. You can expect to work on a wide variety of projects and tasks, contributing to the development of high-quality performant graphic systems

Your responsibilities will be…

  • Implement well-engineered, reliable, scalable, and maintainable code across a wide variety of projects
  • Follow best practices, development processes, documentation, and coding standards
  • Devise innovative solutions to overcome platform constraints
  • Investigate bugs or issues in the graphics system when encountered
  • Mentor less experienced coders in your area of expertise, sharing knowledge and best practices
  • Assist in planning your work


The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…

  • Experience of working on multiple titles
  • Demonstrable knowledge of graphics systems/processes
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong C/C++ programming skills
  • Strong knowledge of a modern graphics API, DX12 or Vulkan
  • A solid working knowledge of shader languages
  • Strong 3d maths and problem-solving skills
  • Broad knowledge of graphics pipeline, GPU architecture and graphics techniques
  • Knowledge of profiling tools (PIX, VTune, Render Doc etc)
  • A passion for graphics, games, and games technology


Perks and benefits at Sumo include…

  • Relocation Support and Visa Sponsorship
  • Dental insurance, Life Assurance, and Income Protection
  • Defined Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Flexible working
  • ULEV car scheme
  • Monthly allowance to spend on enhancing benefits
  • Learning and volunteering days
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to 4,000 Udemy Courses


Sumo Digital want to enable everyone to be their full, authentic selves every single day and provide everyone at Sumo with a safe, accepting and affirming working environment.

Sumo Nottingham are a studio with a friendly, fun vibe, committed to maintaining the family feel culture with strong team relationships both inside and outside of the inclusive working environment. As winners of the TIGA Star Employment Award for 2021, recipients of the GI Biz 2020 Best Places to Work Award and listed as one of the UK’s 100 Best Large Companies to Work for in 2021, Sumo Digital has enjoyed 18 years of stability and growth since its formation in 2003 and continues to strive for excellence across every single project.