NAPNOK GAMES

IS LOOKING FOR A

Senior Gameplay Engineer

Who we are

NAPNOK GAMES is an award-winning studio on a continuing mission to reinvent social play. Currently, we’re 50+ diverse, multi-national, multi-talented, crazies. Right now we are finishing up Frantics, a deeply social and wacky party game spearheading Sony’s PlayLink initiative for PS4, and we have multiple exciting console projects in the pipeline that we are hiring against. We mix the best upcoming talent with leading industry veterans.

We are looking for a talented Senior Gameplay Engineer, with a passion for quality, and an affinity for NAPNOK GAMES core DNA: unique local/ social multiplayer games driven by novel interfaces and new technology. We promise work on cutting edge tech, really hard problems to solve, and a fantastic team of brainiacs to learn from/ with.

We’re not quite Indie anymore. We’re not ‘AAA’ either. We’re Napnok.

Read more about us here

Job description

As a Senior Gameplay Engineer, you are responsible for the technical design, planning and implementation of specific gameplay features. The job requires close collaboration with game designers, project managers and artists to ensure features are implemented according to the design specifications, the project schedule and the technological constraints of the target platforms.

NAPNOK Engineers are expected to have a passion for making and playing games, with a particular focus on the aspects of local/ social multiplayer gaming which is at the core of NAPNOK’s mission.

What do we expect from you?

  • Work together with designers, artists and other programmers to design, implement and polish gameplay features.
  • Debug, profile, optimize and maintain game code.
  • Help define testing procedures for specific game features.
  • Review code submitted by other engineers.
  • Coach and inspire junior engineers on the team.

Qualifications

Successful applicants have:

  • 3+ years of professional game development experience.
  • At least one title shipped on a current or previous generation console.
  • Strong C# skills.
  • A good understanding of data structures, essential algorithms and design patterns as applicable to game development.
  • Good knowledge of modern game engine architectures.
  • Experience with Unity3D and/or UE4.
  • Strong math skills, especially 3D math.
  • Solid sense of gameplay and fun.

The ideal candidate would also have:

  • Strong C/C++ skills.
  • Experience developing for mobile platforms (iOS and/or Android.)
  • A good understanding of modern game engine architectures.
  • Familiarity with networking and multiplayer products.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence and other project management tools and applications.
  • Good knowledge of Java, Objective C / Swift.
  • Experience with game content pipelines.

How to apply

Please send your resume in English to jobs@napnokgames.com and we will get back to you
as soon as possible.


NAPNOK GAMES

IS ALSO LOOKING FOR

LEAD GAME DESIGNER


+

SENIOR GAME DESIGNER


+

LEAD GAMEPLAY ENGINEER


+

SENIOR GAMEPLAY ENGINEER


+

Contact

NapNok Games ApS
Landgreven 3, 4th floor
1301 Copenhagen, Denmark
Contact email: info@napnokgames.com
Job applications: jobs@napnokgames.com
Press requests: press@napnokgames.com
VAT number: DK32664784