Medior/Senior Unity3D Gameplay & Multiplayer Developer

Little Chicken Game Company is looking for a real-time multiplayer & Medior/Senior gameplay developers! Overview Little Chicken is spreading its wings. We have set our eyes on multiplayer games as our next big frontier and we need your help and expertise to get us there. For almost 20 years we have made awesome & beautiful games for all kinds of platforms, it’s time to take these to the next level. Covid & remote working disclaimer: You’ll probably mostly be working from the office, but we’re flexible and have facilities for a hybrid working from home/office setup. This is a requirement, so please refrain from applying if you’re unable to commute to the office on a daily basis. At the moment Little Chicken has two different roles to fill: 1) Unity Realtime Multiplayer guru: We are looking for an experienced developer that has set up, developed and deployed multiple (Unity3D) real-time multiplayer games. He or she knows how to build a consistent, stable and enjoyable experience when playing games over a network. You are able to identify and solve issues that come into play when it comes to creating fast paced, real-time multiplayer games. Qualifications You have a passion for developing and playing real time multiplayer games. You have at least 4 years of experience building, deploying, maintaining and upgrading these games. You have a good understanding of the latest networking solutions provided by platforms like Unity or their alternatives. You are able to set up a rigid multiplayer experience that can handle many concurrent (upto 16) players per session. Team player with excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Able to work effectively with a dynamic team under deadline pressures in both new game and live development environments. Accurate time estimation and reporting skills Knowledge of Unity/C# is a plus You fluently read, write and speak English. Dutch is convenient and a plus. 2) Medior/Senior Unity Gameplay programmer: As a programmer at Little Chicken you’re part of the core development team. Together with other motivated and experienced programmers and artists you have an essential role in the creation of games. You will encounter challenges ranging from UX development, gameplay, fundamental software architecture, content management systems, random level generators etc. Qualifications You have a passion for making games and game design. You have at least 2/4 (medior/senior) years of experience building, deploying, maintaining and upgrading these games. Thorough knowledge of Unity/C# and the drive to get the most out of it. You’re able to write clear, readable code. You can work within code conventions, or write them when necessary. You’re able to extend existing code. Accurate time estimation and reporting skills Team player with excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Able to work effectively with a dynamic team under deadline pressures in both new game and live development environments. You fluently read, write and speak English. Dutch is convenient and a plus. Knowledge on multiplayer architecture is a plus. Work methodology: Little Chicken uses the Agile Scrum methodology for the development of their games. A programmer at Little Chicken is expected to be able to work well with a multidisciplinary team. At Little Chicken we currently mainly use Unity3D/C# but we embrace any new and promising technologies. Together with our talented art team developers are able to create almost anything in-house. We want to strengthen our 20 years experience with multiplayer game experts. We offer: A competitive salary. 25 Vacation days Public transport/mileage compensation A diverse and independent job at an experienced game studio in Amsterdam. Together with your team, you’re free to manage your responsibilities, but this also implies independence. Open, friendly and social working environment. We are creative and good-natured with a strong focus on gamedesign & production. Do you have a passion for games and are you looking for a new challenge? We’d like to hear from you! Send your motivational letter, CV and (a link to) your portfolio to: jobs@littlechicken.nl 
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04-08-2021 14:07