The Programmer certification demonstrates your professional ability to manipulate and extend game elements through C++ code.

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It’s one thing to tell a prospective employer that you’re good at something. It’s another to hand them proof that you have the skills they need.

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A certification shows that you have technical skills that are highly valued by games studios looking to fill more senior roles.

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The Certified Programmer exam focuses primarily on manipulating and extending game elements through C++. Successful candidates will need to be intimately familiar with the CRYENGINE API, C++, game development concepts, and the Sandbox interface itself. There are 50 questions on the exam covering 10 topic areas. You’ll be given 120 minutes to complete the exam. The minimum passing score is 75%.

  • Systems Programmer
  • AI Programmer
  • Audio Programmer
  • Graphics Programmer
  • Physics Programmer
  • Sandbox and Tools Programmer
  • Animation Programmer
  • C++ programming
  • CRYENGINE API familiarity
  • Entity components
  • Exposing entities and properties to Sandbox
  • Naming conventions and practices

Topics on which you will be tested on the C++ Certified Programmer exam include

  • The Sandbox interface
  • Authoring components
  • Exposing components to Sandbox
  • Writing Flow Graphs in C++
  • Defining custom classes

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