Looking for a Mobile Game Developer (Side-scrolling aerial combat)

T-Mac Arena (Mobile Side-Scrolling Shooter)

Greetings, we are a JHB production team looking for a developer for a physics-based sidescrolling shooter.
More info and the job-spec can be found in the link below :


Position: Mobile Video Game Programmer (Outsourced) for a physics based, side-scrolling, aerial combat mobile game.
Contract Duration: To be determined by the scope of work.

Job Overview: The Mobile Video Game Programmer will be responsible for developing a mobile video game (with established graphic and audio assets). The successful candidate will work with the project team to understand the requirements and design, and will be responsible for implementing and testing the game. This is an outsourced position for a limited-term contract to work on a specific project.
Recruitment Process: Following a first interview, the Programmer will be required to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement, subsequent to which he/she will be provided a detailed scope of the project, including project expectations and remuneration structure, prior to signing a limited fixed-term contract.

• Develop a mobile video game from scratch according to the project requirements and design.
• Work with the project team to understand the game's features, mechanics, and design.
• Write, test, and debug game code in accordance with the project specifications.
• Ensure that the game runs smoothly and is optimized for performance.
• Implement and maintain game features, including sound, graphics, and user interface elements.
• Work with the project team to troubleshoot and resolve any technical issues or bugs.
• Provide regular updates on the project status and progress.
• Meet project deadlines and milestones as outlined in the project plan.
• Attend regular project meetings and communicate effectively with the project team.
• Be available for follow-up maintenance and support after the game is launched.

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Game Development, or a related field.
• At least 3 years of experience in mobile game development. This requirement can be waived if we believe you have a strong portfolio of existing work.
• Proficiency in one or more programming languages such as C++, Java, or Objective-C.
• Experience with mobile game engines such as Unity, Unreal, or Corona (preference will be given to Programmers with a strong understanding of Unity).
• Familiarity with mobile game development tools such as Xcode, Android Studio, or Visual Studio.
• Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
• Excellent communication skills and ability to work with remote teams.
• Must be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
• Ability to provide a portfolio of previous mobile game development work is a plus.

Contract Terms:
• The Mobile Video Game Programmer will be engaged on a limited-term contract basis for the duration of the project.
• The contract will be for a specific period to be determined.
• Compensation will be provided based on the agreed-upon contract terms and payment schedule.
• The programmer will be responsible for their own equipment and software licenses required for the project.
• The programmer will be required to provide regular updates on the project status and progress.
• The contract may be extended or renewed based on mutual agreement between the programmer and the client.

Please contact Koos Van der Wat on 072 497 1515 (email: kossyart@gmail.com) OR
Priyansh Dhawan on 063 273 6553 (email: priyanshdhawan@gmail.com)

Will be great to hear from you !

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