Our people can be based “where they do their best work” from either our HQ, a river front office in the Historic Dockyard Chatham, or from their home. However occasional travel to HQ office will be required for key meetings and events.
Do you want to work in the Gaming Industry?
We are looking for an Game Client Engineer to help build the next evolution of our content sharing platforms. Reporting to the Senior Development Manager for our Dovetail Live team, you will work on the integration of user-generated content services into our game titles.
You will be responsible for the development of APIs to handle the transfer of content between game clients and backend DTL services, working directly with server engineers to architect and engineer optimal, robust and secure transfer solutions.
You will be responsible for implementing frontend systems to provide our players seamless access to shared community in-game content, and allow them to contribute to it.
Your role will see you interfacing across studio teams, with close involvement with the game titles’ engineering and design groups, together with our QA, publishing and community teams. You will be responsible for the delivery of systems to a standard compliant with industry platform holders’ expectations, and will have opportunity to engage with them where required to see things through.
This is an exciting opportunity to be a key player in shaping one of our cornerstone features for the future.
At Dovetail Games we are passionate about empowering our people to build beautiful worlds, craft breath-taking games and do the best work of their career to deliver our vision: “By Enthusiasts, For Enthusiasts”.
We are situated in a river-front studio in the heart of the Historic Dockyard in Kent, UK. We are growing fast, developing our games using cutting-edge technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 & 5 and Xbox One, Series S & X.