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Job Title – Programmer – Mobile Games

Job Location – Dublin, Ireland 

Job Type – Permanent

Job Salary – Negotiable depending on experience

Simteractive is seeking a talented, experienced and enthusiastic programmer to join their team and work on Eden Isle and future mobile games.

Responsibilities:

  • Technical direction for an entire mobile game project
  • Implementation of new gameplay systems
  • Programming tasks across all areas of the game including AI, UI, GameSparks integration, Facebook integration, saving and loading systems, in-app purchases and in-game adverts
  • Implementation of character animations, effects and art assets
  • Optimisation, refactoring and bug fixing of existing game systems
  • Maintain a high level of code quality
  • Co-operate in the overall planning of projects
  • Evaluation of third-party tools
  • Technical design of new projects

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of relevant professional experience in a programming role including at least two shipped titles, ideally for mobile or tablet
  • Excellent programming skills including knowledge of Unity3D and C#
  • Strong understanding of the challenges presented by mobile platforms
  • Confidence and experience with third-party tools such as GameSparks, Facebook API, NGUI, advertising, analytics and plugins
  • Great communication skills and ability to work well with all disciplines
  • Hard-working, focused, high degree of self-motivation and ability to solve problems independently
  • A strong personal interest in creating fantastic simulation games for mobile devices
  • A degree in computer science, game development or equivalent

We Offer:

  • Technical ownership of an entire project
  • Join a small, multicultural, friendly and dedicated team
  • Bright offices in the very centre of Dublin
  • A good work-life balance
  • A chance to join a company in a key role at a very exciting stage

How to Apply:

To apply, please email hello@simteractive.com with a cover letter and CV by 22nd May 2017.

QA Work Experience

If you would like to do work experience testing the game you can find out more information and apply through this form. This is unpaid work experience best suited to third level students looking for game development experience. Please note that we can only consider people who are available for at least two full weeks.

Apply for QA Work Experience here

Beta Testing

Our beta testing has come to an end as the game is now in soft launch in Canada. Thank you to all our beta testers and to everyone who applied to be a beta tester. If you want to sign up to the newsletter to hear the latest updates on Eden Isle, you can sign up here.