We are looking for an exceptional Senior Network Programmer to join our small, core team and help set the technical direction for Whatboy Games going forward.
This role would involve working with the Game Director to ensure we have a comprehensive set of online features for an upcoming strategy title.
We are a very small team at the moment, with ambitions to expand, so this role is ideal for anyone looking for additional responsibilities in the future.
The role is remote.


  • Develop the network infrastructure required for an upcoming Multi-Player title, including:
    • Matchmaking.
    • Online lobbies.
    • Online profile integration.
    • Cloud server management.
  • Work closely with the Game Director to implement best in class online features.
  • Maintain and distribute builds for in-house and QA multi-player testing.


  • Good understanding in C/C++ and software architecture.
  • Proven experience in implementing network features in a released title.
  • A proven ability to design and implement re-usable systems inside a large code base.
  • Worked on at least 2 published titles.
  • Unreal Engine 4 experience an advantage.


  • A passion for playing and developing world class strategy games.
  • Be a positive, active, and contributing team member.
  • Must be a team player and know the importance of listening to others.
  • Able to work independently, prioritize and handle pressure.
  • Must have excellent time management skills to work independently and remotely.
  • Good verbal and written interpersonal and communications skills.


  • Pension.
  • Vitality health insurance (opt in/out).
  • Royalty share scheme.

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to: