Game Programmer

Game Programmer

What you'll be doing:

As a game programmer at Mojiworks you’ll develop games that pioneers how millions of people play together. You’ll be immersed in a creative, encouraging, and highly collaborative environment where your voice will be impactful. You will be involved in game design as well as programming, working with a stream of feedback to build and iterate using a variety of technologies. We’ll appreciate you for your great collaboration as much as your coding skills!

You’ll be responsible for creating game systems and features, and play a key part in deciding what our games should be. You’ll work on the entire lifecycle of projects, from prototyping to live operations on games.

What we are looking for

  • Demonstrable experience of game programming commensurate with your experience level
  • A tinkerer who is excited to get their hands on new technologies and problems
  • Empathy and confidence to give and take constructive feedback

You're good at

  • Contributing to all areas of game development including gameplay, UI, graphics, and cloud backend
  • Full stack game development using web technologies such as TypeScript, and Node.JS
  • Collaborating with the core team to define the game design whilst autonomously meeting targets and goals

You might also have

  • Broad understanding of web technologies such as Javascript, TypeScript, HTML5
  • Full-stack development experience
  • Mobile or web game development experience
  • Game jamming or prototyping experience
  • Experience of free-to-play game development and live operations

We're committed to building a team as diverse as our players, and eagerly welcome differences in background, life experience, and culture. With us, you'll help to break down barriers within the gaming and tech industries. You'll help us create an impactful and ethical company, and grow right along with us. If this speaks to you, we encourage you to apply.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Guildford, UK

GU1 3AJ Guildford Directions

Perks and Benefits

As well as pensions and standard benefits, we support Mojiworkers with additional perks

  • Remote-first flexible working culture 🌍

    Work where you want, with flexible hours - but we're careful not to crunch

  • Share options 📈

    Every Mojiworker owns part of the company through our options scheme

  • Professional Development Budget 🌱

    £1K a year to spend on whatever you choose to benefit your career

  • Healthclub Subsidy 🧘

    We split the cost with you of gym or health club membership

  • Mental Health Support 💙

    We all have mental health. You'll find a supportive environment within the company, and we partner with Spill for therapy sessions and counselling

  • Working environment budget 🧑‍💻

    Buy whatever you need for a great working environment

  • Inclusive sick pay policy 🤕

    Physical and mental health issues included: if you shouldn't work, take time to get better

  • 25 days annual paid-time-off 🏖️

    We also offer additional paid compassionate leave

Pioneering games for the Snapchat Generation

Mojiworks is a startup obsessed with making the best games for the Snapchat generation - the 400M+ people who connect with friends and family using Snapchat.

Our games - like Ready Chef Go!, the realtime co-op cooking game with 70M+ players so far - help Snapchatters around the world make real friends through fun.

We use cutting-edge web tech to make our native-quality 3D games playable instantly in the spaces where friends hang out together most.

And we're guided by our belief that high-empathy collaboration of diverse and talented teams is how we'll do the best work of our careers, right here.

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