Junior Programmer

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Monday, 4 December 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, 30 November 2018 - 5:00pm

Harmonious Games - Junior Programmer position

Harmonious Games is a young and energetic studio dedicated to creating fun, colourful, non-violent games with a sense of humour. Based in Melbourne, Australia, this diverse team mixes serious technical know-how with zany off-the-wall creativity, resulting in a harmonious blend of bright ideas, clever solutions, and highly original products. They debuted with Putty Pals, a cute and quirky couch co-op platformer released on PC and Nintendo Switch™. We are looking for a junior programmer to join our team!

You will be:
Working full-time from our Melbourne headquarters in South Melbourne
Working alongside our Technical Director as a two-person team
Porting existing game projects to Nintendo Switch™
Supporting original IP projects across different platforms
Working closely with other team members, clients and external contractors

You will receive:
A competitive salary based on experience
The opportunity to work in The Arcade coworking space
Encouragement to use initiative and influence on exciting game projects
Opportunities to work on original IP and create new prototypes
Mentoring and training from senior staff
Skill training and industry networking opportunities

You will need:
Unity experience is essential
Fluent in C#
Enjoys collaborative development with a diverse team
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Positive attitude and strong sense of initiative to learn
Experience working on shipped game titles is highly regarded
Auxiliary skills highly regarded: Understanding of shaders, webdev skills, Jenkins experience, game design skills, mobile or console experience
Diverse applicants encouraged

To apply, please send your resume (including portfolio projects) and cover letter to jobs@harmoniousgames.com before midnight AEST on November 21st 2017. A minimum of 2 references are required, and referrals are highly regarded.

Applications received from people working in similar industries will be treated with the strictest of confidence. As part of our recruitment procedures for this role, Harmonious Games may independently verify the information you provide us during the recruitment process. Only those applicants required for an interview will be contacted as a result of this application.