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Current Openings

Gameplay Programmer
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Description
Seeking an accomplished Gameplay Programmer to work with a team of experienced engineers on an unannounced game using our proprietary engine and tools. Candidate would be expected to work in several areas of game development, however would be primarily tasked with gameplay related functionality.

The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a team-oriented, collaborative approach to development, and be experienced in many areas of game development—including programming tasks related to a variety of subjects such as physics, graphics, gameplay, networking, math, tools, etc. Candidate must be focused on the quality of their work, be able to learn quickly, be able to complete any programming task efficiently, and be able to grasp new technologies and concepts quickly.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Implement gameplay related tasks
  • Perform research to acquire new knowledge necessary to perform assigned tasks
  • Design and develop technical features specific to the game
  • Design and develop game systems that contribute to the core technology framework
  • Work closely with game designers, producers, engineers, and artists to ensure the highest quality product
  • Put in the effort and time necessary to complete tasks in a timely fashion as well as making sure they are robust, expandable, and fun

Skillset & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years professional game programming experience
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Outstanding C/C++ programming skills, and ability to grasp complex systems
  • At least one shipped title
  • Pro-active about making things happen
  • Desire to put in the time and effort necessary to make a game great
  • A passion for games and game development

Pluses

  • Experience with Lua as a game scripting language
  • Experience with C# for tools development
  • Experience with low level API’s
  • Experience with low level performance optimizations
  • Experience developing a multiplayer networked game
  • Experience working with a small team of programmers
  • Experience working on a multiplatform game

This position is located in Austin, Texas.
All applicants must currently be legally authorized to work in the U.S.

If you feel you have the passion, dedication and skills that match our unique company, apply to join our team! Please use the form below and attach a copy of your resumé.

Twisted Pixel Games is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Note to Third-Party Recruiters / Recruitment Agencies / Executive Search Firms: Twisted Pixel Games does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters or recruiting agencies. Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employees of Twisted Pixel Games. Twisted Pixel is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Part Time QA Tester
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Twisted Pixel is looking for talented, creative, and self-motivated individuals to take part in the
testing process for our upcoming virtual reality and game productions. In this role we seek
individuals who thrive in a collaborative environment, possess outstanding communication skills,
have strong interpersonal skills, are professional, and have a desire to assist in the creation of
awesome games.

Duties & Responsibilities
· Execute test plans to thoroughly test all aspects of our games including: functionality,
stability, performance, interface, art, sound, dialogue and text.
· Identify and reproduce issues.
· Enter issues into a database in a clear and concise manner.
· Run regressions to verify that all issues have been resolved.
· Become proficient at the game(s) assigned.

Skillset & Requirements
· High school diploma or equivalent is required, some college preferred.
· Passion for video games and pursuing a career in the video game industry.
· Available to work between the hours of 9am-5pm, with the possibility of occasional nights and/or weekends.
· Basic computer experience including knowledge of MS Office, Google Docs and Sheets.
· Able to learn quickly and effectively.
· Sharp attention to detail.
· Able to follow verbal and written instructions.
· Work well independently and in a team.
· Able to multi-task and take on multiple assignments simultaneously.
· Applicants must be legally able to work in the U.S.

This is a temporary contract, part-time, non-exempt position located in Austin, Texas. You must currently reside in the Austin metro area in order to be considered for this position.

If you feel you have the passion, dedication and skills that match our unique company, please
send your resume and cover letter to jobs@twistedpixelgames.com with “QA Game Tester” in
the subject line.

Twisted Pixel Games is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or
expression, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, genetics, disability, age, or veteran
status.

Note to Third-Party Recruiters / Recruitment Agencies / Executive Search Firms: Twisted Pixel
Games does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters or recruiting agencies.
Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employees of Twisted Pixel Games. Twisted
Pixel is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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