Senior Programmer

International applicants welcome

About A44

A44 is an independent game development studio based in Wellington, New Zealand. Our team is made up of veterans in the New Zealand film and games industry having come from Weta Digital. We believe in creating quality, hand crafted experiences for players to explore.

After the successful release of their first title Ashen in 2018, A44 Games are now looking to expand.

About the role

We are expanding our team and are on the hunt for talented and passionate game developers! In this role, you will collaborate with the design, animation and art team so it’s essential that you are able to communicate effectively. The ideal candidate should have excellent analytical and problem solving skills and can work well under pressure. As a Senior Programmer, you are going to be a role model to the whole team – so we need someone who can lead, have a good work ethic and a great fit to the team.

Skills required

  • Extensive experience working on gameplay systems
  • Lead experience
  • Unreal Engine 4 experience
  • Good working knowledge of C/C++
  • Planning and risk management experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Experience Required
  • 2+ shipped title under their belt
  • 5+ years of game industry experience

How to apply

Email your CV to Andrew at

The process

When you’re shortlisted, someone from the team will be in touch with you.

However, due to high volume of applications, if you don’t hear from us please know that we keep your contact information for future roles that match your skills. Thank you for your interest in applying at A44.

Applications close

May 31, 2019