Gameplay Programmer

Gameplay Programmer

As a Gameplay Programmer you’ll work closely with our design team to prototype and implement gameplay systems and features. For our programmers, variety is the spice of life. As such, your work will take you into all areas of gameplay engineering from mechanics to animation, from UI to physics and VFX. As a creatively minded programmer with a track record for creating fun and engaging experiences, math will be a strong point along with excellent problem-solving abilities and great communication skills.

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  • Develop and maintain tools and systems necessary for designers to create missions and build complex gameplay mechanics across multiple genres
  • Work alongside other developers to design and implement new gameplay features
  • Produce and maintain well-engineered and reliable code
  • Create and manage documentation and functionality tests for game features
  • Actively participate in code reviews on projects in development
  • Optimize and debug code as required
  • 2 to 3+ years experience as a gameplay programmer or similar role
  • Proven proficiency in a modern programming language
  • Understanding of algorithms and mathematics involved with gameplay and computer animation
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Experience in Unreal Engine and/or Unity
Perks & Benefits

These are just some of many offered by Wushu Studios.

  • 30 days holiday + bank holidays (Includes our annual Wushu Xmas Studio Shut Down)
  • Parental Leave
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Anti-Crunch Ethos
  • Referral Bonus Scheme
  • Bike2Work Scheme
  • Branded Merchandise
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Socials Events, Project Launch/Wrap Parties
  • Summer Half-Day Fridays
  • Charity Events
  • Free Parking


About Us

Founded in 2017 by a group of industry veterans, we are a highly experienced and professional team of developers with a shared passion for video games. Nestled in the heart of Liverpool’s creative quarter, our stylish studio is situated close to hundreds of cafes, bars and restaurants, and is a stone’s throw from Lime Street station, connecting us with the rest of the country.