Job Overview

How would you like to be part of the tech team that delivers the technology and infrastructure that supports the launch of the next big F2P game from Wargaming, the maker of juggernauts like ‘World of Tanks’ and ‘World of Warships’?

The game is being created here at Wargaming’s brand-new UK studio, located in the heart of Guildford. It is aimed at the North American market, is based on a completely new IP and differs significantly from the existing Wargaming products. It’s a truly unique chance to be at the forefront of the next generation of PC and console F2P games!

As Technical Lead, in a nutshell, you will be involved in all things technical, from the game to the tools and supporting technologies. The Technical Director will rely on you to make sure all technical aspects of the project are aligned with his vision. The Technical Project Manager will collaborate closely with you to deliver the technical deliverables of the product roadmap. You will help grow and nurture the whole engineering staff, handling range of topics from recruitment to career mentoring. Along the way, you will get to work with the whole discipline to find solutions to any identified issues and challenges. What could be more exciting than that?

Reports To

This position reports to the Development Director. 

What will you do?

  • Responsible for managing technical aspects of the project

    • Finding solutions to technical challenges

    • Contributing to technical designs

    • Promote good technical practices

    • Ensure code documentation is written and maintained

  • Lead, hire, grow and mentor a strong engineering team

  • Work closely with leads across all non-technical disciplines

  • Highlight efficiency improvements in development

What are we looking for?

  • 10+ years programming experience in the gaming industry

  • Proven track record in Technical lead roles.

  • Strong familiarity with Unreal 4 toolchains.

  • Passionate about mentoring technical talent.

  • Great verbal and written communication skills in English.

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience working with highly distributed teams

  • Experience working on a free-to-play game during live phase

About Wargaming

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Delivering legendary games since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!


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