Lead Engine Programmer
Engineering - Funcom (Oslo, Norway)
Funcom is looking for an experienced lead engine programmer to join its core technology team. In this position you will work with the CTO and project producers to define the roadmap for engine feature and server development for all of Funcom's internal projects. You will lead and grow the engine team in order to drive forwards our cross project technology and help our games exploit their target platforms to the fullest.
- +8 Years of Programming experience with time as a Lead/Manager
- Ability to lead engineers, providing technical direction, as well as mentoring members of the team
- Aptitude for breaking down complex problems and high level product requirements into technical design and tasks
- Strong C++ skills, including experience working in multithreaded and memory constrained environments
- Working understanding of multiple engine areas (networking, AI, physics, animations, rendering, etc.)
- Working knowledge of 3d Math/ trigonometry
- Strong communication skills
- Experience working with UE4
- Experience working on current generation console titles
- To identify yourself with, and embrace, our company values
- To have good written and oral communication skills in English
- To have a passion for games and your profession
- To relocate to Oslo
- To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
- Flexible working hours
- Company pension plan
- Health initiatives such as free access to gym, massages during work hours, Personal Trainers, etc.
- Offices located smack in the middle of Oslo
- Strong company values
- Challenging and interesting work
- A position the right candidate can greatly influence
- A studio with employees from more than 25 countries
- Social events and gatherings
- World class public healthcare
- Free public schools
- Modern infrastructure
- Excellent public transportation
- Fluent English speaking populatio
Please apply in English.
If you do not have extensive experience but still feel you would be a good match for us, please send us some samples demonstrating your ability.