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Games Programmer

Programmer - Game Design - Falmouth, United Kingdom

Job Title Games Programmer
Job Description

Are you an experienced programmer familiar with C++? Do you have a shipped game under your belt with a coding credit? Are you excited to collaborate with a team of innovative and passionate developers in a sea-side games studio that has the wellbeing of employees at the forefront of our ethics? Antimatter Games asks you to read on!

You’ll be bringing your experience and knowledge to our robust coding department. Your work will be exciting and varied as your code touches all aspects of our online first person shooter ’83.


Translate designs and requirements into clean and efficient code

Create and iterate on features in an existing codebase, or from the genesis of a new project using effective, re-usable, effectively structured and annotated code

Implement all technical aspects of games such as networking, animation, effects, UI, audio...

Produce prototypes of gameplay ideas and features from design team

Analyse, identify the causes of and resolve bugs that are provided by our QA team

Communicate effectively with our design team & project leadership about the practical and technical concerns of proposed features and content, including timeframes and any relevant technical limitations.


Familiarity with C++ programming and systems design skills

At least one major shipped PC/console title

BSc in Computer Science (or equivalent)

Proactive, autonomous and self-motivating

Strong communication and teamwork skills


Good math and physics skills

Worked in multiplayer games

Cross-platform (PC, Xbox, PS) development

Passion for first person shooters

Experience with JIRA and/or Agile software development


Antimatter Games is Cornwall’s largest game development studio. We developed Rising Storm, PC Gamer’s ‘Multiplayer Game of the Year’, and the critically acclaimed sequel Rising Storm 2: Vietnam. We are currently busy developing first-person tactical shooter ‘83 as well as working on a currently unannounced project.

Working for Antimatter means working on exciting and innovative video games every day! We have a strong company culture, where our employees are encouraged to have an excellent work-life balance. We want to support our team to become the best developers they can be, whatever their department.

On weekends and evenings, our team can be found cycling, surfing, kayaking, swimming, beachcombing, walking, enjoying live music or capturing beautiful sights by camera. On rainy days you might find a friendly game of Dungeons & Dragons or a book to read by the fireplace. Sometimes we also play video games!

International applicants welcome.

Please apply through the link for Speculative Programmers. We will consider Intermeidate and Senior applicants, ideally wanting to relocate to Cornwall however we do have an option for a Senior remote role. 

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Sector Game Design
Category Programmer
Level Mid-Level
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Dependant on Experience
Date Posted 3 June 2020
Contact Georgina Griffin
Reference Programmer
Recruiter Antimatter Games
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