Campaign Gameplay Programmer

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the well established Total War Campaign team.

This position will see you working alongside programmers, designers and artists to deliver new, innovative and compelling gameplay features for the campaign map area of Total War

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with designers and artists to create high-quality gameplay features, including contributing to the design and iteration of those features
  • Take ownership of new and existing features, and see those features through production to release
  • Create high-quality, maintainable code using up-to-date C++ practices

Knowledge, Skill and Experience


  • Strong academic background with a 2:1 degree or higher (or equivalent) in a relevant technical field such as computer science, software engineering, mathematics or physics
  • Excellent C++ programming skillset
  • Strong analytical and mathematical ability
  • Good communication skills to enable effective collaboration with programmers, designers, artists and management staff
  • Experience as a programmer in the games industry – at least 2 shipped titles


  • Experience developing gameplay systems for strategy games or similar
  • Broad gaming experience and a sense of good game design
  • A keen player of strategy games and games in general, including Total War