Photon Tadpole is hiring Junior Game Programmers!



This opportunity is your chance to be a part of a small, focused team of experienced, professional video game developers led by industry veterans. At Photon Tadpole Studios, every team member is actively engaged in the development of our core products.

As a junior game developer, you will be expected to:

  • Create technical specs from game design docs
  • Develop features end-to-end, from a proposal to a polished result
  • Engage with the team and contribute to game design discussions

You should at least have:

  • 0 to 3 years of experience working in the game dev industry
  • An ability to reason about algorithms and performance
  • Worked on at least 1 published game
  • Experience publishing games to the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working with an object-oriented programming language like C++, C#, Java, etc
  • Sound fundamentals in 3D game development (like 3D math, rendering, materials/shaders, etc)

An ideal candidate also has experience:

  • Working with Cocos2D-X
  • With animation systems
  • Working with a 3D game engine like Unity3D, Unreal, etc
  • With OpenGL ES or DirectX

Please apply for this position by emailing [email protected] with your resume, and the answers to the following two questions:

  1. How does your skill set make you a good fit for this role?
  2. What games have you published in the past? What was your role on these projects?
  3. What kind of games do you play/enjoy? Why?

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