Lead Game Engineer

About the Employer

Lead Game Engineer (f/m/d)

Would you like to leave a mark in the landscape of games while working in a fast-paced and hyper-creative environment and with people who are passionate to create an awesome game experience together?

We are looking for a talented Lead Game Engineer to join our office in Berlin, Germany. In this role, you will be responsible for leading and mentoring a talented team of game engineers to produce high-quality game features for our flagship title ‘The Cycle’.

We believe the best games are made by diverse teams and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Responsibilities

  • Functions as the game engineering discipline lead, responsible for managing game engineer’s culture, processes and quality standards towards different teams, disciplines and stakeholders.
  • Works together with the technical director to improve the technologies our project require.
  • Leading by example: able and willing to carry out game engineering discipline work in a clear and maintainable internal standard

Qualifications

  • 5+ of programming experience in game development with at least one title shipped game title.
  • Past experience mentoring junior candidates
  • Excellent C/C++ programming skills with utilization of solid software engineering practices
  • Proven ability to collaborate with different disciplines to discuss designs with respect to technical challenges.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing

Desirable skills

  • Experience working on live operation games.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4 development
  • Experience with C# .NET, Go, Microservices
  • Experience with multiplayer development

Employment details

  • Full-time and on-site
  • Status: employment
  • Start: as soon as possible

Benefits

We support you all the way

Relocation bonus and ongoing support and assistance, occupational pension scheme

We care about your well-being

Flexible working hours, fresh fruit and vegetables every day, hot and cold beverages of your choice, in-house massage, fitness Club membership, monthly company events, Berlin public transportation Jobticket

We encourage continuous learning

Extensive games/books library, dedicated Talent Development Manager, participation at various game conferences

We know how to have fun

A variety of exciting Team Events, regular in-house social events, summer and Christmas Party, beer and soft drinks for Friday meetings

If this sounds exciting to you, and you love to work in a creative environment with people who are passionate about their work, we are looking forward to getting to know you!