Position Description

Gameplay Programmer
Location Firaxis (Baltimore, MD)
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Firaxis Games is seeking a talented and inspired gameplay programmer to join our award-winning development team. Firaxis is a highly collaborative and iterative environment, therefore we are looking for someone who can communicate easily and effectively with fellow coders, designers and artists.

  • Implement gameplay features within an established framework
  • Design and implement modifications, reorganizations, extensions, and optimizations to existing code base
  • Work closely with designers and artists to implement their ideas, providing technical, creative, and scheduling feedback
  • Clearly communicate updates and concerns to their manager
  • Actively maintain skill-set and knowledge base by keeping track of the latest innovations from the industry

  • Strong C++ programming and debugging skills
  • Excellent 3D math skills
  • Self-motivated and passionate about making games
  • Capable of conveying a range of complex technical issues to both programmers and other less technical team members
  • Good communication skills
  • 3+ years industry experience
  • Good instincts for game design and fun and innovative gameplay a plus
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4 a plus
  • Experience with current console systems a plus