Gameplay Programmer

Overview

id Software is looking for an experienced Gameplay Programmer to join our team to work on some of the industries most celebrated and popular AAA titles. You will work closely with programmers, game designers, and artists to implement and improve fun game features for rewarding customer experiences. 

Position based in Richardson, TX.  Will consider remote.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for any aspect of gameplay programming from invention and prototyping to full implementation.

  • Write clear, maintainable, portable C++ code.

  • Work with the Lead Project and Lead Game Programmers to design and architect major gameplay systems.

  • Pro-actively communicate with artists and designers.

  • Capable of quick iteration and feedback loops while working with the team

Qualifications

  • 3+ years in the games industry. 

  • Strong C++ coding and design experience.     

  • At least one shipped title where credited as a Programmer.

  • Excellent math skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Self-motivated, but able to receive constructive feedback and integrate into work.

  • Comfortable working within a team environment that encourages strong software engineering, coding standards, and code reviews.

  • An understanding of and appreciation for milestones, schedules, deadlines, and efficient game development processes.

  • Must be willing to take a Programming Test.

We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do – from recruiting for our studios, publishing and operations to fostering safe and respectful workplaces that encourage collaboration. Our culture is based on principles of respect, inclusion, and fair treatment and we welcome anyone into our family without regard to race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age.

Our diversity fuels our innovation and inspires us to create game worlds that bring us closer to the global community of players we serve.

What to Expect

Submit to a Position

You will receive an automated email confirming we have received your resume.

Due to the high volume of applications received, it's not possible for us to respond directly to each candidate.

Don't see your desired position listed? Apply under "General Application" instead!

Recruiter Call

If you are selected, you will be contacted by our team for an initial phone screen to chat about your previous experience.

You may go through one or two phone interviews, and possibly a follow-up Skype call.

If your qualifications do not match the criteria of a current position, your resume will be kept on file.

Site Visit

The next step will be an invitation to come out and meet the team at the studio for onsite interviews.

In the event that we choose not to move forward at any point in the recruiting process, we will let you know.

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