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Gala Games

Salt lake City, Utah - United States
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Unreal Game Programmer

Description

We are currently looking for an Unreal Game Programmer for a New Unannounced Project, this is a remote working role.

We are developing a sims style persistent world game with an emphasis on player ownership, creativity, and economic simulation in Unreal V. 

The ideal candidate must have extensive experience and knowledge of Unreal 3.4.5 with a creative and hands-on attitude amplified by an entrepreneurial spirit for excellence. Expertise, affinity, and passion for the massively multiplayer, simulation, and real-time-strategy genres is a must.

This is a heroic opportunity to change the play-to earn blockchain gaming space as a hands-on leader partnered with a legendary industry veteran team.

Essentials

  • 8-10+ years of experience developing AAA games professionally 
  • A keen analytical mind with robust mathematical skills for systems and balance
  • Master level C++ skills
  • Master level Unreal Engine knowledge 
  • The ability to design and build game systems and tools in collaboration with full stack developers
  • Fanatical gaming knowledge of the sims genre and real-time strategy titles
  • Expertise with RTS and 3rd person camera and animation and game systems
  • An eye for performance, rendering, optimization
  • Positive and articulate communication and interpersonal skills both spoken and written
  • Experience working on Free-to-play multiplayer game and or simulations titles
  • Brilliant imagination complimented by reliability and execution 
  • Self-motivated, stellar work ethic, fun collaborator
  • Excited by problem-solving 
  • Fearless

Desirable

  • Knowledge in blockchain, NFTs, and cryptocurrency.
  • Interest in full stack development, including UI/UX through backend
  • Expertise in system design

Employment Benefits

  • Competitive base salary
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Unlimited holiday 
  • Health insurance (medical, dental and vision) 
  • Remote working


If you have the experience and the drive to be our next Unreal Game programmer then please submit a resume and cover letter that evangelizes your expertise in the video game space (PC, or Console only, not Mobile) This is a critical requirement. Expand upon your experience in the sims genre, economic, and real-time strategy genre.

As a tip: Be sure to articulate and expand upon the titles you shipped, your specific contributions, systems, and areas where your work impacted the success of the final product. 

Gala Games is an equal opportunity employer and adopts a zero-tolerance approach to discrimination.

We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all current and prospective employees regardless of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.

We aspire to have a diverse workforce because, in our view, diversity enables better business outcomes. We also believe that a more inclusive workplace, where people of different backgrounds work together, ensures better outcomes for all staff. From application to interview, we place inclusion at the heart of all we do.