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Gameplay Engineer

full-time Vela Games Dublin

VELA GAMES IS LOOKING FOR A TALENTED GAMEPLAY ENGINEER TO HELP DESIGN AND BUILD OUR NEW MULTIPLAYER GAME.

We’re looking for someone who wants to be part of the core foundation of Vela Games; someone who is passionate about being part of an early tight-knit team laser-focused on creating a game, and a company, from the ground up. This person is a technical expert, who will not only help us implement code, but who will also contribute to design and creative direction. This person loves playing games as much making games and understands the nuances of what good gameplay looks and feels like from a player perspective. If this is you, please reach out!


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and develop awesome experiences and products for players around the world from the ground up
  • Partner with design, art, insights, and production leaders to help co-create a unique product vision
  • Develop and implement robust gameplay systems and other gameplay features
  • Fluent in C++ with 4+ years experience in the games industry developing software for gameplay systems
  • 2+ years experience working with Unreal Engine 4 or a similar proprietary engine
  • Excellent communication skills: Ability to effectively collaborate with technical & non-technical team members
  • Self-driven / growth mindset: Ability to collaborate, but also take the lead and work independently when needed
  • Start-up orientation: Strong technical focus, but also able to jump on and contribute to work outside specialization
  • Deep passion for multiplayer games and player experience


BONUS POINTS:

  • Previous AAA PC or console game development experience
  • Previous experience working on an online multiplayer service game
  • Expertise in procedural content generation techniques
  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Ownership
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Flexible PTO
  • Parental Leave

http://www.vela.games
published: Dec. 5, 2018

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