Bladework Games is a new game studio building a brand new living, online, cooperative multiplayer IP for the PC first and cross platform future. We're creating a new take on the ARPG genre, focusing on exciting combat, meaningful cooperative play, and the creation of a truly fun gameplay experience.
We're looking for someone who wants to be part of the core foundation of Bladework Games. A technical expert, who will not only help us to implement and design robust systems, but will also have opportunities to contribute to creative direction and design. As a Senior Gameplay Engineer you will be focused on creating and ensuring a seamless multiplayer experience in addition to building out new and exciting gameplay. You would be a great fit if you love playing games and enjoy the challenge of building a game from the early stages.
If this sounds appealing to you, we'd love to chat.
Work with design to prototype and implement new gameplay systems and abilities
Collaborating with design, art, and other engineers to realize a shared vision of the game
Work closely with gameplay engineers to ensure all gameplay systems are architected for and working well in a multiplayer environment.
Optimize RPCs and replication techniques in our game to prevent issues with rubberbanding and minimize latency.
Contribute to technical development guidelines for working within network constraints.
Propose and implement solutions to mitigate cheating and other unwanted behaviors.
Who You Are
4+ years of experience in game programming
Experience with Unreal Engine 4 and it's networking
Meaningful experience writing networked multiplayer in fast-paced games
High proficiency in C / C++
Ability to diagnose and solve problems quickly and independently
Passion for multiplayer games and player experience
Bladework Games is a new, remote-first studio creating a new take on the ARPG genre. We are fully funded and committed to a long term journey crafting something amazing. Our team is filled with individuals who are both awesome people and skilled at their craft, and we are looking for more who are interested in shaping both the journey and destination.
We can't say too much about the game itself as we are in the early stages, however if you're interested in connecting, feel free to send us a message. We will be sharing more details in the future.