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Compiler Engineer - Dundee, UK

£40k - £65k - Video Games - Design
Ref: 401 Date Posted: Wednesday 02 Jun 2021
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Compiler Engineer YoYo Games Need You!

Join the team and help shape the future of game development!

We are working closely with YoYo Games to find talented Junior, Middle, Senior and Lead individuals to help bring the dreams of aspiring game developers into reality. Using state of the art technologies YoYo Games have a passion for making games development accessible to the masses. They focus on breaking down the barriers to entry and allowing anyone to make high quality products that can be distributed to a wide variety of game stores.

Made by game developers, for game developers.


  • Compiler Development Experience
  • LLVM experience
  • Strong general programming skills in C like languages, including but not limited to: C++, C#, Java, and JavaScript.
  • A solid track record of delivery
  • Previous experience working with tools that are in development.
  • The ability to understand and debug other programmers' code.
  • Strong programming, maths and problem solving skills.

Interested? apply now!

About YoYo Games

YoYo Games joined the Opera family in January 2021. They believe in an open, relaxed and fun environment where creativity and talent thrive and is encouraged every day. From their humble beginnings, they have always ensured that GameMaker was built and developed with usability and efficiency in mind – and that’s no different today. A single code base and a low barrier to entry coupled with a very high skill ceiling mean they accommodate all levels of user, from the hobbyists to the seasoned developers. Allowing games all games to run natively across a multitude of platforms including PS4, Xbox One, Android, iOS, OS X, HTML5, Linux, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Windows RT.

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