Programmer wanted for Defiant Development

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Defiant prides itself in making world class games that are unique and rich with personality. Recent projects include PC and console releases of the Hand of Fate series, boardgames, mobile titles and more. Join one of Australia's leading game development teams and contribute to the most exciting projects in gaming today!

Job Description
Defiant is looking for a Programmer who will design and implement gameplay systems and features. As a key member of the coding team, the Programmer will assist in the full cycle of development: writing and debugging of code, integrating graphics, sound mastering and other networking components of games.

Key Accountabilities
Design and 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; expand and adapt designs to meet project goals.
Provide time estimates to leads and management; keep co-workers informed about progress of programming deliverables as well as non-programming prerequisites for feature implementation.
Must be flexible with schedule changes and shifting timetables
Other duties may be assigned.

Desirables
Tertiary qualifications in a discipline relevant to the position or equivalent experience
3+ years of programming experience
Knowledge of 2D/3D programming
Knowledge of C#, C, C++, Java
Strong math and engineering background
Good instincts for game design and creating fun and innovative gameplay
Dedication towards individual and team growth.
Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in and contribute to a collaborative environment.

Please send your application to jobs@defiantdev.com. Applications close 13 Mar 2018.
Defiant encourages applications from women and other minority candidates.
No recruiters please.