Gameplay Programmer

Programming · Remote/Frisco, Texas
Department Programming
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Gameplay Programmer


The Gearbox Entertainment Company is an award-winning creator and distributor of entertainment for people around the world. Gearbox Entertainment develops and publishes products through its subsidiaries, Gearbox Software and Gearbox Publishing. Gearbox Entertainment has become widely known for successful game franchises including Brothers in Arms and Borderlands, as well as acquired properties Duke Nukem and Homeworld. Gearbox’s ambition is to entertain the world and its key driving objectives include the pursuit of happiness for our talent, partners and customers, the prioritization of entertainment and creativity and a measured respect for profitability. For more information, visit www.Gearbox.com


Gearbox Software is looking for a full-time programmer capable and driven to handle a wide array of technically challenging tasks. Applicants should be interested in understanding existing engine and game systems, implementing new game features, and have a strong passion for problem solving. A background in creating and maintaining game engines or technical gameplay systems is a strong plus.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain and enhance existing gameplay and engine systems.
  • Work with the Lead Game Programmers and Design Team to design and architect major gameplay systems.
  • Work in concert with design and other disciplines to make our products excellent

 

Qualifications: 

  • 2+ years experience in professional software development
  • Experience on a shipped PC/console title
  • Strong programming generalist with solid code architecture skills
  • Strong modern C++ coding and design experience
  • Excellent written, verbal and communication skills
  • Experience with version control systems (Perforce, Git)
  • Excellent, creative problem solving abilities
  • Enthusiasm and initiative

 

Bonus Points For: 

  • Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4+
  • File format or data transmission design experience
  • User-Interface design and implementation skills

 
Gearbox Entertainment believes that all team members should be able to enjoy a work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. We are committed to reflecting the diversity of the world we strive to entertain. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we provide fair and equal treatment to all team members and applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. 

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  • Location
    Remote/Frisco, Texas
  • Department
    Programming
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level