Online Game Programmer (C++)

Posted on: 16th May 2023

About the Studio

Innovation, state-of-the-art tech, and endless talent lie at the heart of this Swedish game development studio. Based in Stockholm and comprised of industry veterans previously working on the Battlefield series, this company is currently working on a sci-fi bloodsport, squad-based, free-to-play multiplayer shooter soon to be released.

If you’re looking for a challenge that tests your technical and artistic skills or just want to work with one of the leading developers in Sweden, this is the right place to do so!

Responsibilities and Requirements

As an Online Game Programmer, you will join the studio’s Game Services team, one of its strategic divisions providing online services and integration to its games. You will collaborate with the studio’s development teams in delivering all ongoing online services, e.g. live inventory, friends, voice chat, and anti-cheat services. You should be ideally comfortable with Unreal Engine, C++, Angelscript, and its corresponding blueprints.

  • Create the core metagame systems for our games
  • Collaborate with game designers to find innovative new ways to engage our players
  • Design and develop the friends, party and chat systems
  • Use data as a guide when designing matchmaking rules

About You

  • A creative and curious mind
  • A strong background in C++
  • Focused and ambitious about pushing the boundaries of next-gen games
  • A good grasp of what social and metagame looks and feels like
  • Fluent English - our team comes from all over the world
  • An interest in computer science and programming as a craft

Other desirable talents include:

  • Professional experience with Online systems in games
  • Experience working with or close to game design
  • Backend services development experience

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salaries and bonuses
  • Passionate colleagues to share knowledge with
  • An inclusive, diverse work environment
  • A state-of-the-art office in the very heart of Stockholm, with incredible vistas, a terrace with baristas and food service, and a game room for you and your colleagues to enjoy

About Us

At Haptic, we know that people-first recruitment is fundamental to our success. We work closely with talented candidates and innovative studios to offer the best opportunities and build the most promising teams.

Operating on the belief that a studio’s strength comes from the team they build to bring their ideas to life, we are committed to assembling the most talented, diverse game makers.

As part of this pledge, whenever you apply for a job with us, one of our specialist recruiters will support you through each stage. From introductions and interviews to accepting an offer and submitting your resignation, we’re always here to help.

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