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Lead Programmer in Raleigh, North Carolina
Posted June 18, 2021


Location – Raleigh, NC


  • Work on incredibly popular MMOs with a team of industry veterans who are driven to train/motivate their team (great career growth!)
  • Experience an incredible work-life balance with a dev studio who has been around for 20 years and who truly cares about well-being – NO crunch!
  • Enjoy their incredible competitive benefits package including fully covered medical, 25 vacation days, 8 sick days, 10 paid holidays, 401K w/match
  • Dynamic, inclusive, challenging, and engaging work environment in an area with a low cost of living!
  • Continually evolving employee-based culture, including events, gatherings, contests, the occasional gift of out the blue (like a current gen console!).


  • Develop and implement gameplay features and systems in C++ in Unreal Engine.
  • Collaborate with the design team and technical lead on game features.
  • Manage a team of engineers and help them meet their development and scheduling goals.
  • Facilitate communication between engineering and production teams.
  • Create and maintain technical design documents and self-manage programming task schedules.
  • Create and implement well-engineered, reliable, maintainable, and bug-free code.
  • Develop and test code, fix bugs, and profile and optimize code.
  • Additional duties include assisting with content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products


  • 6+ years of related professional experience.
  • 2+ years in a leadership position
  • B.A. or B.S. Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Game Design or other technical degree.
  • Strong C++ skills, including experience working in multi-threaded and memory constrained environments.
  • Ability to lead engineers, providing technical direction, as well as mentoring members of the team.
  • Demonstrated ability to convert high level product requirements into technical design and tasks.
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4.
  • Experience working on multiple areas of game code.
  • Experience driving technical roadmaps.


  • Experience working with current generation consoles (PS4, Xbox One & PC/Steam), including dealing with TRC compliance issues.
  • Strong knowledge of scripting languages (C#, Lua, Python, Perl).
  • Have worked on one or more titles from beginning to end.
  • Experience working on multiplayer titles.
  • Understanding of the challenges associated with cross-platform development
  • Employee Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Date Posted: June 18, 2021
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