Contract Network / Online Programmer – South East UK

Company unspecified (job is advertised through an agency)
South East

Job Title – Contract Network / Online Programmer – South East UK

Location – South East UK

Job Type – Contract

Salary – Competitive

Job ID –10477

One of the UK’s best studios is looking for a Network Programmer to join them to work on a Contract basis.

The studio is renowned for making entertaining games that engage millions of players around the world w

Do you have a passion for Online Engineering?

You’ll need to know about everything from object replication, through matchmaking, to game modes.


The successful engineer will work alongside a highly collaborative, multi-discipline team developing new and innovative online features for the various exciting projects the studio is working on. You will be responsible for writing code that delivers an awesome online experience. You should have experience in delivering features for large online applications to a high level of quality and stability.


Fluency in C++

Experience with C#, MySQL/SQL Server, NodeJS, Linux

Experience of Realtime game networking

Experience with delivering a service on the MEAN or LAMP stack (or similar), handling at least hundreds of requests per second

A passion for delivering bold new online features

Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multi-discipline team delivering game features

Ability to work with other senior engineers to develop strategies for solving large scale problems that affect the entire game

Ability to estimate work and provide accurate updates on progress

Creative approach to problem solving

Passion for delivery of quality software to Criterion’s high standards

To apply or for further information about the role please contact Daniel on +44 (0) 1206214418 or mail a copy of your CV to

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Daniel Fox|Senior Technical Consultant
OPM Response LTD

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214418  | |  Skype:

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