Senior Programmer – Aurora44

Job Description

Aurora44 is looking for a Senior Programmer to join our incredibly ambitious development team on Ashen! You will be responsible for working with game designers, artists and the programming team to create fun gameplay experiences on this ambitious title. You will play an integral role in the design and development of our game systems!


Ideal candidates require:

  • A passion for games and game development
  • 5+ years of games industry experience
  • 2+ shipped titles under their belt
  • Good working knowledge of C/C++
  • Working knowledge of Unreal Engine 4
  • Extensive experience working on gameplay systems
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent collaboration skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills


We’re also giving bonus points for knowledge in the following areas:

  • Steam
  • Xbox One
  • Xbox LIVE
  • Windows 10 UWP
  • Lead experience
  • Animation systems
  • Profiling and optimisation
  • Continuous integration and automation


Ideally candidates should be based in New Zealand, or fulfill requirements to work in New Zealand. You must also be willing to relocate to Wellington. We’re sure our office pug, Broccoli, can convince you!


To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to