Programming Vacancies

Junior Simulation Engineer AAA Games NW England Ref 1273


We are working with a AAA family friendly game studio based in the North-West of England who is looking for a Junior Simulation Engineer to join their team and work on the development of their new in-house engine.

What will you be doing?

  • Identifying tech related bugs and providing relevant solutions
  • Participating in multiple game projects
  • Building the Framework e.g. the Entity/Component model, the Scripting System, the Registry...
  • Working on key animation features e.g. Skeletal, cutscenes, Retargeting, Blendtrees, IK...
  • Assisting in physics e.g. Character Mover, Cloth, RagDoll, RigidBody, Buoyancy...
  • Creating AI navigation /avoidance systems
  • VFX e.g. particles, emitters, beams...

Who you are

  • Degree in Computer Science/Maths/Physics or similar
  • Object Oriented C++
  • Debugging and documentation skills
  • Technical problem solving skills
  • Maths e.g. linear algebra, trigonometry, 3D geometry, quaternions...
  • Experience with vehicle simulation/physics engines/procedural animation or IK systems/AI algorithms and middleware


This company offers a competitive salary in a friendly and comfortable working environment, as well as a fantastic bonus and pension scheme.


Please email me your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz, quoting reference 1273.

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