At Outplay we are looking for experienced Senior C++ Programmers to join our highly talented software engineering team. We encourage our engineers to use their initiative and take pride in their work, making decisions about technical approaches to help our products perform and grow.
You are keen to build on the success of our games to date and are excited about continuing to enhance Outplay games with extra content and features. You will lead the code effort on new content, extending functionality, mentoring the other coders, and work on delivering an outstanding experience for our players.
You are a naturally strong developer with the ability to work and communicate well in a team environment. You are a passionate individual, with the ability to inspire confidence, support and to provide ideas, thoughts and opinions in order to help drive your game product forward as you share your understanding of mobile games and development with your team.
- Strong C++ knowledge
- Good understanding of OO principles
- Good understanding of game coding principles and techniques
- Knowledge of cocos2d-x is desirable
- Professional experience developing mobile games
- Released titles for mobile platforms is a plus
- Experience building tools and content pipelines to aid design and art productivity is a plus
Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in the UK specialising in fun, lovingly crafted, and innovative games for mobile phones and tablets. Based in Dundee, Scotland, we boast a large and diverse team from over 30 nations – with an ever-expanding portfolio of games in development, we’re always on the lookout for fresh new talent.
As a leading mobile developer, Outplay offers candidates an opportunity to work at the forefront of the industry, creating world-class games with a global audience and international recognition.
Our talent development initiative, The Outplay Academy, enables you to acquire new skills and grow alongside the business. As part of the Academy, we offer mentoring schemes, educational workshops, the opportunity to attend industry events and host guest speakers for our teams and the local developer community.
Moving to Scotland
Lively cities, historic architecture, world heritage sites, breathtaking landscapes, and countless islands. It’s no surprise that Scotland constantly tops the list for quality of life. Explore this great nation for yourself from the vibrant city of Dundee.
Dundee is at the cutting edge of modern creative industries. The recent opening of the V&A Museum of Design has given rise to international support and funding, turning the waterfront into a social hub filled with bars, restaurants, and creative spaces.
Dundee is home to two Universities constantly developing talent that pushes the bounds of the technology sector. This can be felt nowhere better than Outplay Entertainment’s teams and their devotion to creating quality games.
Outplay is more than just work. You will be joining a family that has climbed Munros, hosts BBQs, taken on the Tough Mudder challenge and even ventured to the wilds of Scotland together.
We know starting afresh can be challenging. From your first arrival to moving into your new home, our bespoke relocation package covers every aspect of settling into a new country. With our help, you’ll be calling Scotland home in no time.