Serenity Forge Game Programmer (Unreal) Remote · Full time

Serenity Forge is looking for a driven and detail-oriented programmer to join our team on a new game development project in Unreal Engine. Under the supervision of the Technical Director and collaboration with other programmers and technical specialists, you will help construct and execute the engineering backbone of a new immersive 3D game in Unreal Engine 5. This position may be remote.

Description

Role Responsibilities

  • Work with other programmers to design and builds new systems, mechanics, and tools for an immersive 3D game in UE5
  • Work with your manager and teammates to ensure development deadlines are met while achieving the highest work quality possible
  • Help create and maintain quality-of-life tools and automations (both in-engine and standalone) for development, building, and testing
  • Contribute technical and creative input towards all aspects of development


Required Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience with Unreal Engine and C++ on a commercially shipped game
  • Experience with version control for game development (ideally, Perforce)
  • Proactive communication and collaboration across disciplines, familiarity with Agile/Scrum processes
  • Detail-oriented, can comprehend project directives and philosophies and integrate them into day-to-day work
  • Ability to meet project deadlines and deliverables


Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Experience with console development
  • Interest in narrative-driven, cinematic games
  • Experience with Slate in Unreal
  • Experience with building or using automated testing tools
  • Passion for games and the video games industry


Compensation and Benefits Offered

  • $55,000 - $75,000 / year based on experience and skillset
  • Bonuses for project milestone deliveries
  • Full-Time
  • Health Plan, premiums fully covered
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with Matching
  • Open PTO policy


A message from the team: Even if you think you might be a little underqualified or misfit for the role based on the description above, we encourage you to apply nonetheless. We've always done our best to hire and nurture a diverse team of talented people, and we know firsthand that on-paper fit isn't everything. We've all been in your shoes at one time or another, and we know how hard it can be to put yourself out there, especially for people from marginalized or non-traditional backgrounds. But if you're excited by the idea of working with us, we'll always be excited to hear from you.

Salary

$55,000 - $75,000 per year