Software Engineer

Inserat Nr.
35499

Vom
Freitag, 23. Dezember 2016

Arbeitgeber
Urban Games GmbH

Arbeitsort
Schaffhausen

Arbeitsbeginn
Nach Vereinbarung

Anstellung
100%

Urban Games is an independent video game developer established in 2013. Still a start-up, the company was founded by two ETH alumni. Our debut title "Train Fever", a railroad-focused tycoon game for PC, was followed by the recently released "Transport Fever". Enjoying considerable success, we are constantly expanding our team.

We are looking for a software engineer to start in April 2017 or as per agreement. This responsible position is targeted to a motivated applicant wanting to play a central role in the company's future. Please send your application to info@transportfever.com.

 

Responsibilities:
  • Implement and enhance gameplay features
  • Develop tools and utilities for the content pipeline
  • Improve existing game engine and implement new technologies
  • Work with existing code base and develop new game code
  • Team up with a product manager and realize usability improvements
  • Create accurate duration estimates and complete tasks as scheduled
  • Optimize game code and debug
 
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Excellent programming skills (C++)
  • Excellent math skills
  • Creativity and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in game or game engine development
  • Ability to work well under pressure, and handle multiple tasks
  • Remain focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through to completion
  • English communication and writing skills
  • Willing to work in Schaffhausen, Switzerland
 
Preferences:
  • Master’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Professional game development experience
  • Worked on shipped products on either PC or console
  • Experience with OpenGL and GLSL
  • Experience with multiplatform development (Windows, Mac, Linux)
  • Experience with concurrent programming/multithreading
  • Experience working with Lua
  • Experience with network programming
  • Experience with Steamworks