Serious Games Programmer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Apr 01, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is hiring Serious Games Developers. This is a remote position. In this role, you will collaborate with team members to develop various gameplay and other systems.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Use the Unity engine to design and implement well-engineered, reliable, maintainable, and bug-free code.
  • Develop and test code, fix bugs, and profile and optimize code as directed.
  • Follow best practices, development processes, and coding standards.
  • Document and peer review technical designs with other software engineers.
  • Work with QA, providing information needed to fully test developed code.
  • Provide support to internal customers for developed software.
  • Keep up to date on state-of-the-art software engineering methods, practices, and technologies.
  • Communicate with other team members, internal customers, and when required external customers to determine requirements.
  • Work well together with other team members in a cooperative, cross- disciplinary team environment.
  • Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks.
  • Demonstrated ability to self-manage and effectively work remotely form customers and with other team members.
  • Possess and develop areas of engineering expertise.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors and 5+ years of experience; Masters and 3+ years of experience; Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a SECRET Security Clearance.
  • Demonstrated experience with Unity game engine.
  • Strong C# programming skills.
  • A passion for making and playing games, particularly Serious Games.
  • Work well in a cooperative environment.
  • Experience programming game features and systems.
  • One or more shipped products, especially PC or tablet products.
  • Strong source control experience.
  • Agile development experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Serious Games development experience.
  • Flight Simulation experience.
  • Unreal Engine 4 experience.
  • Experience using and creating software for AR/VR/MR hardware.
  • UI development experience, including Scaleform and/or Flash/AS2/AS3 knowledge.
  • Online game and/or MMO development experience, including client/server development of game features.
  • Experience in game physics programming and 3D math.