Client Engineer- Core Tech


Mediatonic is a team of over 300 exceptionally talented and seriously hardworking people. We devote our careers to crafting awesome original games in the hopes of bringing a little more joy into the world.

As a creative business, we recognise that creativity is best inspired by different experiences and perspectives. We strive to create a culture of belonging, where all our colleagues feel welcome, supported and diversity is celebrated. We passionately believe that games are for everyone, whether we’re playing or creating them.

Core Tech- Fall Guys

What We Do

We are looking for a Client Engineer to join Mediatonic.

Mediatonic is the game developer behind Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout and a new member of the Epic Games family. We’re aiming to build "the Greatest Gameshow on Earth" as part of our mission to connect people through massively-multiplayer game experiences.

We take pride in crafting original titles that bring people together. Our quest is to create joyful experiences that are open to all by investing in the ideas, technologies and people that can bring our vision to life.

We’re looking for talented people to join our world-class team to grow Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout into an entertainment platform and to nurture the other equally ambitious titles we’re dreaming up.

What You'll Do

You’ll be joining our client engineering - Core Tech team to work on a variety of aspects of the foundations of Fall Guys client. You’ll need an interest and understanding of how the game works under the hood at a low level, and not just what the player sees. This role will touch on areas such as networking, performance/optimisation and character control.

In This Role You Will

  • Work closely with all areas of our core tech team to ensure the tech can support short- and long-term plans for the game
  • Proactively seek out and discuss areas of improvement within the codebase
  • Collaborate with QA to diagnose and resolve issues with the game

What We're Looking For

  • C#
  • Unity
  • 3D maths knowledge
  • Games experience
  • A passion for technology and software engineering

Remaining Skills Needed

  • UDP sockets networking
  • Console development experience
  • Experience in large development teams
  • Build experience
  • Tools experience


Want to work for us?

Are you interested in joining a business who strive to create moments that matter, for millions of players, in games that run for years? Does the idea of working together with a friendly team of Tonics towards the common goal appeal to you?

As a creative business, we recognise that creativity is best inspired by different experiences and perspectives and we strive to create a culture of belonging, where all our colleagues feel welcome and diversity is celebrated. As we push towards ever more ambitious and high quality titles, we are looking for the finest talent in the industry to come and join us on our quest.

How to apply & really impress us

As a people first company, our biggest priority is to hire the right person. A cover letter that tells us a bit about you and what you’re passionate about really helps to get our attention and distinguish your application from the crowd.

Successful applications will usually have a phone chat before being invited to a full interview. If you are applying for a creative role, remember a portfolio is essential. For all applications we suggest you read the job description carefully and let us know why you believe you’re the right person to take on this job. We look forward to hearing from you.