Author: Timba Games

Timba Games is an independent game development company experienced in casual and midcore games for PC, browser and mobile platforms. We care deeply about our people, our creations and our industry, those are the three pillars that drive us everyday on our path to become a world class game studio.

Senior Network Gameplay Programmer

Timba Games is the largest game development studio in Medellin. We are passionate about
making games and always looking to find talented individuals to join us.

We are looking for a Senior network gameplay programmer (PC initially, Mobile ancillary) to lead
network play for a game that is currently in development. We’re looking for a deeply
experienced senior to lead and improve the knowledge of his team to reach the milestones
assigned. This seasoned network gameplay programmer should be comfortable working with
Unity game engine.
This is a remote position.


Responsibilities:
● Work with all the development areas to establish the core gameplay and network
systems of the game
● Coordinate the schedule programming priorities with the project director, CTO and
producer.
● Prototype and develop systems for gameplay quickly to use as reference.
● Interface with the game server team to implement gameplay and player systems.
● Reviews and provides feedback on gameplay and network systems to his team.
● Knowledge of animation, physics and gameplay code in general.

Requirements:
● Fluid english. Written and spoken.
● Experience in different types of networked games. (Online multiplayer videogame
genres)
● Experience with interfacing with realtime network systems like Photon, Netcode for
Gameobjects, Dark Rift, Mirror, Fish-net, etc.
● At least 5 years programming experience.
● Have production and technology experience that produced a shipped title on PC, current
console or mobile platforms.
● Experience on commercial game engines such as Unity and Unreal. (Unreal experience
a bonus, not initial focus)
● Experience working in game production pipelines, establishing tools and development.
(asset pipeline, exporters, etc.)
● Able to fill in the gaps in game design specs

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process. Send us your CV and Portfolio to Talento@timba.co

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

Unity Senior Programmer for Augmented Reality

Timba Games is the largest game development studio in Medellin. We are passionate about making games and always looking to find talented individuals to join us.

We are looking for a Unity Senior Programmer for Augmented Reality (PC initially, Mobile ancillary) to lead network play for a game that is currently in development. We’re looking for a deeply experienced senior to lead and improve the knowledge of his team to reach the milestones assigned. Should be comfortable working with Unity game engine.

This is a remote position.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the  schedule programming priorities with the project director, CTO and producer.
  • Asumir la propiedad de todas las características y componentes del ciclo de vida del juego y liderar el diseño del producto y los elementos de código
  • Colaborar con otros miembros del equipo para entregar características grandes y complejas a tiempo y con un alto nivel de calidad
  • Formar parte del proceso de desarrollo y aportar mejoras y sugerencias, impulsando la calidad del código a lo largo de todo el ciclo de producción
  • Asesorar a otros desarrolladores del equipo y ayudar a mantener la calidad del código, del producto y del proceso
  • Colaborar con los equipos de arte, diseño y producción para garantizar que los calendarios y los objetivos se ajusten a las necesidades del negocio y del proyecto
  • Realizar revisiones de código y formar parte del proceso de contratación de futuros compañeros
  • Aportar contribuciones significativas a nuestro producto y a todo el equipo
  • Planificar, diseñar e implementar características de juego de alta calidad trabajando como parte del equipo más amplio del estudio
  • Transformar las especificaciones de diseño en activos de juego funcionales
  • Establecer una estrategia eficaz y una línea de desarrollo
  • Crear e iterar rápidamente prototipos que muestren nuevos diseños y patrones de interacción
  • Diseñar, crear y mantener un código eficiente, reutilizable y fiable
  • Garantizar el mejor rendimiento, calidad y capacidad de respuesta de las aplicaciones y los juegos
  • Identificar los cuellos de botella de los procesos y aplicaciones e implementar soluciones de manera oportuna

Requirements:

  • Fluid english. Written and spoken.
  • At least 5 years programming experience.
  • Have production and technology experience that produced a shipped title on PC, current console or mobile platforms.
  • Experience on commercial game engines such as Unity and Unreal.  (Unreal experience a bonus, not initial focus)
  • Conocimientos avanzados en realidad aumentada.
  • Sólidos conocimientos matemáticos en 3D
  • Sólidos conocimientos de programación orientada a objetos y de lenguaje de scripting en C#
  • Experiencia trabajando con activos del juego (mallas, animaciones, materiales, etc.)
  • Experiencia en el perfilado y optimización del rendimiento del juego y del renderizado (GPU y CPU)
  • Experiencia trabajando en un proyecto de juego basado en la física, sistemas de control de fuentes como Git en un entorno de equipo de múltiples desarrolladores.
  • Comprensión del proceso de diseño UX y experiencia trabajando con el equipo de diseño UX y/o el equipo de desarrollo

Desired:

  • Interest in Mobile and AR technology and game development.
  • .Interest in Mobile and AR technology and game development

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process. Send us your CV and potfolio to talento@timba.co

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

Unreal Senior Programmer

Timba Games is the largest game development studio in Medellin. We are passionate about making games and always looking to find talented individuals to join us.

We are looking for an Unreal Senior Programmer (PC initially, possible Mobile) We’re looking for a deeply experienced senior to lead and improve the knowledge of his team to reach the milestones assigned.

This is a remote position.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the  schedule programming priorities with the project director, CTO and producer.
  • Desarrolla y mantiene herramientas en Unreal
  • Construye, mejora y mantiene Blueprints escalables
  • Desarrolla flujos de trabajo y herramientas para transferir sin problemas los datos de los softwares 3D a Unreal
  • Desarrolla herramientas de motor para ayudar a los flujos de trabajo de artistas y clientes
  • Aprovecha la tecnología actual, la investigación y las tendencias de desarrollo para innovar y hacer avanzar las tecnologías internas
  • Diseña, implementa y lanza componentes y aplicaciones de última generación para sistemas de misión crítica, de alto rendimiento y globalmente distribuidos.

Requirements:

  • Fluid english. Written and spoken.
  • At least 5 years programming experience.
  • Has production experience and at least one shipped title on PC, current console or mobile platforms.
  • Experience on commercial game engines such as Unreal, Unity.
  • Proficiency in C and C ++ programming languages.
  • Mastery of Blueprint Visual Scripting.
  • Motor Unreal 4
  • Demonstrated proficiency in some of the following specialties: gameplay, AI, physics, and rendering.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Python (required)
  • C++ (required)
  • Unity (a plus)

Desired:

  • Enthusiastic to learn new technologies and programming languages, such web technology and databases.

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process. Send us your CV and Portfolio to Talento@timba.co

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

Unity Senior Programmer

Timba Games is the largest game development studio in Medellin. We are passionate about making games and always looking to find talented individuals to join us.

We are looking for an Unity Senior Programmer (PC initially, Mobile ancillary) to lead network play for a game that is currently in development. We’re looking for a deeply experienced senior to lead and improve the knowledge of his team to reach the milestones assigned. Should be comfortable working with Unity game engine.

This is a remote position.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the  schedule programming priorities with the project director, CTO and producer.
  • Asumir la propiedad de todas las características y componentes del ciclo de vida del juego y liderar el diseño del producto y los elementos de código
  • Colaborar con otros miembros del equipo para entregar características grandes y complejas a tiempo y con un alto nivel de calidad
  • Formar parte del proceso de desarrollo y aportar mejoras y sugerencias, impulsando la calidad del código a lo largo de todo el ciclo de producción
  • Asesorar a otros desarrolladores del equipo y ayudar a mantener la calidad del código, del producto y del proceso
  • Colaborar con los equipos de arte, diseño y producción para garantizar que los calendarios y los objetivos se ajusten a las necesidades del negocio y del proyecto
  • Realizar revisiones de código y formar parte del proceso de contratación de futuros compañeros
  • Aportar contribuciones significativas a nuestro producto y a todo el equipo
  • Planificar, diseñar e implementar características de juego de alta calidad trabajando como parte del equipo más amplio del estudio
  • Transformar las especificaciones de diseño en activos de juego funcionales
  • Establecer una estrategia eficaz y una línea de desarrollo
  • Crear e iterar rápidamente prototipos que muestren nuevos diseños y patrones de interacción
  • Diseñar, crear y mantener un código eficiente, reutilizable y fiable
  • Garantizar el mejor rendimiento, calidad y capacidad de respuesta de las aplicaciones y los juegos
  • Identificar los cuellos de botella de los procesos y aplicaciones e implementar soluciones de manera oportuna

Requirements:

  • Fluid english. Written and spoken.
  • At least 5 years programming experience.
  • Have production and technology experience that produced a shipped title on PC, current console or mobile platforms.
  • Experience on commercial game engines such as Unity and Unreal.  (Unreal experience a bonus, not initial focus)
  • Sólidos conocimientos matemáticos en 3D
  • Sólidos conocimientos de programación orientada a objetos y de lenguaje de scripting en C#
  • Experiencia trabajando con activos del juego (mallas, animaciones, materiales, etc.)
  • Experiencia en el perfilado y optimización del rendimiento del juego y del renderizado (GPU y CPU)
  • Experiencia trabajando en un proyecto de juego basado en la física, sistemas de control de fuentes como Git en un entorno de equipo de múltiples desarrolladores.
  • Comprensión del proceso de diseño UX y experiencia trabajando con el equipo de diseño UX y/o el equipo de desarrollo

Desired:

  • Interest in Mobile and AR technology and game development.

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process, send your CV and Portfolio to talento@timba.co

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

Lead 3D Character Animator

We are looking for a senior 3D character animator to lead an animation team in a AA game project. This character game animator will work with rigging, design and tech leads to establish combat and personalities for multiple characters, and lead a team of animation teams in planning, assigning and critiquing work to meet animation milestones. This seasoned game animator should be comfortable pushing assets from Maya to Unity, to review in engine and provide feedback to animators. 

This is a remote position.

Responsibilities:

  • Create animations of a benchmark quality for the animation team to use as examples of visual and technical quality.
  • Prototype animation systems quickly to use as reference for discussions on gameplay and animation.
  • Work with the project producer to plan the priorities and tasks for the animation.
  • By consistently reviewing work in-engine, you may guide and provide other animators constructive criticism.
  • Learn everything you can about the game’s design objectives in order to provide the greatest caliber animations on schedule and within budget.
  • Participate actively in project management decisions and oversee the necessary changes to enable the animation team to accomplish its objectives.
  • Provide guidance and best practices to the animation team.

Qualifications (must have): 

  • Fluid english. Written and spoken.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in video games animation, with at least one project as the lead animator
  • Background in Keyframe animation, knowledge on stylized animation
  • Able to communicate effectively technical and artistic ideas
  • Maya, Max, or Blender expert
  • Organized, meticulous, and skilled in leading teams and projects with 20+ members
  • A capable team leader with a deep sense of responsibility
  • Motivated and able to prioritize several tasks and take them to completion
  • Knowledge of game design and character movement

Plusses: 

  • Shipped at least one or more AAA game
  • 3rd Person action or combat game dev experience
  • Unity Animation experience 
  • Comfortable with hand keyed stylized animations
  • Strong 3D modeling awareness to provide feedback to modeler and rigger
  • Previous lead role on a shipped title

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process.

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

If you have any questions please let us know in talento@timba.co

Senior Network Gameplay Programmer

We are looking for a Senior network gameplay programmer (PC initially, Mobile ancillary) to lead network play for a game that is currently in development. We’re looking for a deeply experienced senior to lead and improve the knowledge of his team to reach the milestones assigned. This seasoned network gameplay programmer should be comfortable working with Unity game engine.

This is a remote position.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with all the development areas to establish the core gameplay and network systems of the game
  • Coordinate the  schedule programming priorities with the project director, CTO and producer.
  • Prototype and develop systems for gameplay quickly to use as reference.
  • Interface with the game server team to implement gameplay and player systems.
  • Reviews and provides feedback on gameplay and network systems to his team.
  • Knowledge of animation, physics and gameplay code in general.

Requirements:

  • Fluid english. Written and spoken.
  • Experience in different types of networked games. (Online multiplayer videogame genres)
  • Experience with interfacing with realtime network systems like Photon, Netcode for Gameobjects, Dark Rift, Mirror, Fish-net, etc.
  • At least 5 years programming experience.
  • Have production and technology experience that produced a shipped title on PC, current console or mobile platforms.
  • Experience on commercial game engines such as Unity and Unreal.  (Unreal experience a bonus, not initial focus)
  • Experience working in game production pipelines, establishing tools and development. (asset pipeline, exporters, etc.)
  • Able to fill in the gaps in game design specs
  • Understanding when to rapidly prototype and when to rebuild systems from ground up

Plusses:

  • Enthusiastic to learn new technologies and programming languages, such web technology and databases.
  • Interest in Mobile and AR technology and game development.

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process.

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

If you have any questions please let us know in talento@timba.co

Senior Server Programmer

We’re looking for a highly talented and motivated Senior Programmer who will lead a growing team for mobile and PC networked game experiences, an experienced network gameplay programmer to work with us in Unity and mobile devices, using tools and tech for rapid development of geospatial game content. 

This is a remote position.

Responsibilities:

  • Work as a team with our engineers, artists and designers to execute projects under the direction of the creative team and project leaders
  • code review
  • Document code, especially for complex technical systems.
  • Implement and optimize game systems, new and existing players that can scale to millions of players.
  • Schedule priorities with the project’s Project Manager
  • Rapidly prototype and develop gaming network systems

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years programming experience on low-level server development.
  • Experience with services such as PlayFab, Google Firebase, AWS, or similar technologies.
  • Experience with relational databases and Redis
  • Experience on commercial game engines such as Unity, Unreal, as well as custom technology solutions.
  • Experience with C++ and C#
  • Mobile game development experience on Android and iOS
  • Experience working with artists and designers directly in game production.
  • Experience in establishing tool development pipelines (asset pipeline, exporters, etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to all levels of engineering

Plusses:

  • Quick and enthusiastic to learn new programming languages and technologies, such as databases and web technology.

Qualifying candidates should expect to go through a technical interview process.

Timba Games offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a great culture. Qualified candidates irrespective of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, and disability are encouraged to apply.

If you have any questions please let us know in talento@timba.co

DevOps Engineer Jenkins CI/CD

We are looking for a new DevOps Engineer Jenkins CI/CD

Requirements:

  • Creative problem solver who is constantly seeking improvement.
  • Experience with Jenkins build systems.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment systems.
  • Scripting knowledge (preferably Python)
  • Working knowledge of C#.
  • Collaborative with excellent communication skills (edited).

If you have any questions please let us know in talento@timba.co

Hiring UI/UX Artist

We are looking for a new UI/UX Artist.

Requirements
– Create and present visually appealing interfaces and high-quality visuals that meet the Game’s needs.
– Strong knowledge in related tools such as illustrator, photoshop, Adobe XD.
– Create wireframes and flow charts that clearly convey the flow of the game.
– Create UI/UX flows that focus on player interaction.
– Excellent knowledge of Unity. 
– Be able to work with the Engineering team to export and integrate assets.

Pluses

– Solid artistic knowledge to fit videogame interface aesthetics.
– Collaborate with cross-functional teams including Programmers,Concept Artist, Modellers, and Game designers.
– Stay on top of the latest standards, best practices, and trends in the Visual Design field.
– 2+ years of experience as a UI/UX design

If you have any questions please let us know in talento@timba.co

Background Artist

We are looking for an artist to paint backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality.

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