Technical Director

Development

Location
Cambridge
Employment Type
Permanent
Salary
Salary on application

A new and exciting opportunity for a technical director has recently become available with one of the UK’s most prolific and beloved game developers.

Responsibilities

  • Recruiting the top engineering talent.
  • Working with the executive producer to ensure the technology group is focusing on the right areas.
  • Building and carrying out a transparent roadmap in order to create and make use of the best-in-class process, proactively identify and resolve issues.
  • Build, mentor and lead a team of skilled engineers.
  • Work in collaboration with other teams to specify features & development tools.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Expert-level knowledge of C#/C++.
  • Comfortable with a range of coding languages.
  • A deep understanding of algorithms, design patterns, debugging, as well as memory/performace optimization.
  • Hands-on experience with driving content updates, the technical architecture of a live-game and supporting low-overhead feature.
  • Experience with the technical architecture of a server-based game.

If you are successful, you can expect a competitive salary and some of the best benefits on offer, such as a fully paid-for gym membership, bonus entitlement, private health-care, flexible working.
In addition to this, the studio has an on-site canteen, pub and a cinema.

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Reference: AKTW-077367

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Consultant Joe Forsyth

Looking to your next passion project? Joe works with developers of all kinds and will only settle for the best. With his own passions he’s reached incredible heights, being grade 8 in drums and fluent in Russian so he understands how to help you excel and get to the top of your game. Only one Achilles heel though – he can’t eat cheese! How does he cope?!