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Joboffer dated from 12/22/2017

(Senior) Software Engineer, Game Systems (f/m)

Programmer: Game Developer



55116 Mainz


Company data

Adlerstraße 74

40211   Düsseldorf

Job description

Company Description

Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has development studios in 28 countries and sells video games in more than 55 countries around the globe. We are committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to players. In our German offices in Düsseldorf, Mainz and soon Berlin, we are working on brands like “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege”, “For Honor", "Skull & Bones", “The Settlers”, “Anno” and many more.

Job Description

To further push the quality of Skull & Bones, Blue Byte is looking for a

(Senior) Software Engineer, Game Systems (f/m)

This position will be located at Ubisoft Blue Byte, Mainz (Germany).

Your tasks:

  • Design and implement various gameplay systems for an unannounced AAA game
  • Act as a service-oriented ambassador of engineering to the rest of the team
  • Work closely with game designers, programmers, and artists to ensure a great player experience
  • Champion core game values, especially 'gameplay first'



Required experience:

  • Expert C / C++ programming skills
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in game programming, including experience shipping at least one title
  • Strong data structures, logic, algorithms and optimization skills
  • Experience in the design and implementation of various game systems, including game object management, AI, pathing, scripting, combat and online networking
  • Speaks “designer” fluently
  • Self-motivation and willingness to participate in many areas of game development
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English language
  • Passion for video games


  • Experience working with big C++ engines
  • Experience in C#, WPF and Python
  • UI development experience
  • Computer science, mathematics, physics or related degree
  • Experience working on networked games
  • Experience working on security issues
  • A passion for playing strategy games
  • In-depth familiarity with Ubisoft products


Additional Information

Your benefits

  • Flexible work hours 
  • External trainings, education in our in-house guilds and knowledge sharing with other project teams
  • Fresh fruits, special conditions for gym membership, support for child care
  • Subsidized lunch meals, possibility to rent bikes for free or lease your own bike!
  • Working in an innovative and international company

We offer a highly interesting challenge for a team player including the possibility to show personal initiative. 

If you are passionate about games and would like to work in the games industry, please apply via our career portal (APPLY TO JOBS-BUTTON)

Applications should include your resume, a cover letter with the earliest starting date, your salary expectation and why you would like to work for Blue Byte.

For further information please check and


Blue Byte GmbH
Studio Mainz
Römerpassage 1
55116 Mainz

Contact Person

Remigius Parij

Human Resources Spezialist

Adlerstraße 74

40211 Düsseldorf

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