Network Programmer

Start: Immediately
Duration: Full Time or Contract
Location: Liverpool, Manchester or Remote

We are looking for a talented network programmer to join our experienced team and work on an exciting multiplayer game for next generation consoles & PC.


  • Ensuring game code synchronises correctly over the network.
  • Communicating network requirements to the game programming team
  • Optimising network traffic

Required Experience:

  • Excellent C/C++ knowledge.
  • Low level network principles: Sockets, NAT, UDP, TCP/IP
  • Higher level networking systems such as matchmaking, server hosting & game network services (Steam, PSN, XBox Live)
  • The ability to work individually and as part of a small team.
  • An enthusiasm and passion for games.
  • Previous experience shipping multiplayer titles.

Desired Experience:

  • Knowledge & experience of the Unreal Engine networking framework.
  • A good degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • Good maths and 3D programming skills.


For this position we will need to see a demonstration of your talents, please send your CV to [email protected] and include links to any released games, demos or projects that you’d like to show us.

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