Mobile Programmer (TEER 21232)

by Digital Extremes

Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Jan 08, 2023
Digital Extremes

Job Description

Mobile Programmer (TEER 21232)


Digital Extremes is seeking a Mobile Programmer (TEER 21232) to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience with C++, strong communication skills, working knowledge of mobile platforms, and a desire to learn new systems and skills. Familiarity with graphics APIs (such as Metal or Vulkan), UI scripting, as well as profiling tools is a plus.




Digital Extremes Ltd. (250 York St., Suite 100, London, ON N6A 6K2) seeks Mobile Programmer (TEER 21232) to perform the following duties:  


  • Work with UI artists to develop UI elements for touch controls.
  • Extend current graphics-related systems and tools pipeline to fit our game on mobile platforms.
  • Write robust, maintainable, multi-platform code.
  • Ensure technical quality through tuning and bug fixing.
  • Maintain code performance through profiling and optimization.
  • Design, develop, and maintain build systems
  • Develop, implement, modify and maintain gameplay features that integrate effectively into mobile platforms
  • Analyze information to recommend and plan the installation of new features or modifications of current graphics-related systems 



  • Experience with game porting to mobile.
  • Experience with Flash and Action Script, and/or Lua.
  • Knowledge and experience in graphics APIs (particularly Metal or Vulkan). 
  • Familiarity with profiling tools (PIX, Razer, VTune, Tuner), Perforce, Perl.


Founded in 1993 by James Schmalz, Digital Extremes Ltd. ranks as one of the world’s top independent video game development studios. Originating with the co-creative of Epic Games’ multi-million unit selling Unreal® franchise including Unreal and Unreal Tournament, Digital Extremes went on to develop Dark Section®, BioShock® for the PlayStation®3, the BioShock 2 multiplayer campaign, and The Darkness® II.

The studio has reached its greatest critical and commercial success with the free-to-play action game, Warframe®, boasting a global community of 50 million registered players on PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. 

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Our culture is centered on providing great opportunities to our employees so that everyone feels they are making a meaningful impact. Developing new and existing clients is our long-term focus. We are honored that our work environment has been consistently recognized as one of “Canada’s Top 100 Employers”. We summon you to join our elite team!

The rewards of a career with Digital Extremes include: 

  • Competitive salary with bonus opportunities
  • Excellent benefits and paid time off
  • Matching RRSP plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Virtual access to Dialogue, our mental wellness and healthcare services app
  • Professional development and career support
  • Work-life balance fitness subsidies
  • Be part of “Giving Back” through a multitude of fundraising venues at Digital Extremes
  • Virtual events such as team building exercises, Game night, Live band performances, Adult and separate children’s holiday and summer parties for global teams!


Digital Extremes is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from people disabilities. Accommodation are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment process. We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates selected for the next steps in the hiring process will be contacted.


Please click “Apply Now” below to begin the application process. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Digital Extremes Ltd.
250 York Street, Suite 100
London, Ontario N6A 6K2 Canada
Tel: 519-657-4260
Fax: 519-471-9972


Other details

  • Job Function Dev
  • Pay Type Hourly

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