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Engine Engineer - Contract

Playground Games


Playground Games is seeking an Engine Engineer with strong C++ and software architecture skills to join their Forza engineering team. The ideal candidate should have experience in producing robust, re-usable code for gameplay systems and be able to implement vital systems architecture. The candidate should also have excellent communication skills and be able to work collaboratively with internal stakeholders. The position requires a passion for games and experience working on current-gen consoles. This is an exceptional opportunity for experienced developers to further their career and create world-class games within an established and highly experienced team.

Job description

Playground Games are looking for an Engine Engineer to join our Forza engineering team. 

Your first-rate C++ and software architecture skills and experience of producing robust, re-usable code upon which gameplay systems can be built will see you as key part of the development process.

You'll be responsible for the implementation of vital systems architecture. You’ll work closely with internal stakeholders, so your ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively is vital. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to push the boundaries of technology.

Skills summary:

  • Experience of working on current-gen consoles
  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills
  • Excellent knowledge of console technical requirements
  • Proven ability to design and implement re-usable systems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for games

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an established, highly experienced and collaborative team, within one of the world’s most exciting games studios. It provides exciting new challenges for experienced developers looking to further their career and create world class games.

Location: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Country: United Kingdom

Date found: 2023-03-17

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