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Senior Gameplay Programmer

Start: Immediately
Duration: Full Time or Contract
Location: Liverpool or Remote
We are looking for talented Senior Programmers to join our development team. As a Senior Gameplay Programmer you will be responsible for bringing the vision of the game designers to life.


  • Technical ownership of a major game feature and see this through from production to release.
  • Work closely with the design team to create high-quality gameplay features.
  • Write high quality code, following any standards/guidelines
  • Help to develop technical design specifications and implement them
  • Test and refine gameplay features throughout the development cycle of the project.

Required Experience: 

  • Excellent C/C++ knowledge.
  • An enthusiasm and passion for games.
  • Previous experience shipping titles.

Desired Experience:

  • A good degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • Good maths and 3D programming skills.
  • Unreal Engine 4 Experience.
  • 2+ years industry experience


For this position we will need to see a demonstration of your talents, so include links to any released games, demos or projects that you’d like to show us.

If you think you meet the requirements and are interested in working with the team then send your CV to

Lucid Games is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees

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As well as being able to work with some of the most talented people in the UK game industry, we also offer a range of benefits to our staff.

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Remote & Flexible working

We support remote working and flexitime, around our core hours of 10am to 4pm.

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Health Care

Private health & dental care insurance for you, your partner and your children.

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Parental Leave

A generous maternity & paternity leave package above the statutory allowance.

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Profit Share Bonus

Everyone at Lucid plays a crucial part in our success that's why we reward you with an annual profit share bonus.

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Social Events

We organise our own annual Christmas and Summer Parties as well as other get togethers around the rest of the year.

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Free Parking

All staff have access to a free parking permit.

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26 days of holidays (plus all bank holidays), which increases over time up to 35 days.

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Life Assurance

We provide Life Assurance Policy to all staff members with a lump sum of 4 x annual salary.

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Pension Scheme

A group company pension scheme where we contribute a minimum of 4% of your annual salary rising to 10%.

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Mental Health and Wellbeing

Our private healthcare covers mental health and we have a 24/7 confidential chatline for employees.

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Visa & Relocation Assistance

We offer assistance and financial support for Visas and relocation for you and your family.

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Career Development & Training

We provide our team with a tailored online learning platform and support employee access to industry events.

We're looking for talented people with a passion for making great games

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We offer great learning opportunities for students looking for a future in the Games industry. We have continuous internship placements in Programming, Design, Art, and Production.

We have yearly placement and graduate schemes for students.

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