Playground Games is looking for an Online Engineer to join our Forza Horizon team.

Your passion for writing quality software using strong engineering practices will enable you to develop world leading online systems. Engineers with knowledge of online implementations are ideal for this role, as you will use your skills to provide a robust multiplayer experience.  Your excellent communication skills will see you working with members of all disciplines to realise their vision. You are highly motivated and approachable, with a strong desire to succeed.

Skills Summary:

  • Strong C++ and software architecture skills
  • An eye for detail
  • Knowledge of online APIs and network architecture
  • Experience of console online server platforms
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for games

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an established, highly experienced and collaborative team, within one of the world’s most exciting games studios. It provides exciting new challenges for experienced developers looking to further their career and create world class games.

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“Having started as a graduate engineer, working at Playground has been an amazing experience where I get to learn from talented and experienced engineers while working on a project that is both fun and challenging. ”