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Lead Tools Programmer - Firesprite

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£ 80000
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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We are looking for a Lead Tools Programmer to join Firesprite, formed by former developers from Studio Liverpool. You will be joining a studio with a great reputation and collaborating with some of the best studios in the industry. 


Firesprite are looking to hire a Lead Tools Programmer to join the team on a dark narrative adventure game for next-gen consoles. This game has a heavy focus on art and animation to take the storytelling and immersion to new heights. 

You will have a close relationship with designers, artists, and technical artists and help create user-friendly and effective tools to help make the game amazing. You will be leading and mentoring a team of fantastic tools developers to give them everything they need to be successful. You will also be working closely with other leads to plan and deliver innovative tools for this exciting IP. 

This is an exciting opportunity to put your name on an exciting IP and work with one of the fastest-growing Studios in the UK. 


Your strong knowledge of C++ and development of tools will help you create tools that can help make some of the most immersive games. You will have experience collaborating remotely, using in-house technology, and will be able to write efficient and reusable code. You will have experience leading a team and be passionate about creating a vibrant team environment. 


  • Private Healthcare Plan 
  • Bonus Scheme 
  • Enhanced Holiday Allowance 
  • Pension Plans 
  • Work remotely within the UK 
  • Training & Development 
  • Employee Assistance Programme - Counselling 

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