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Joboffer dated from 01/16/2020

Experienced Unreal Engine / C++ Developer (m/f/d)

Programmer: Game Developer



72072 Tübingen


Company data

Karlstr. 3

72072   Tübingen

Job description

Sixteen Tons Entertainment, developer of the renowned EMERGENCY series, is looking for an Unreal Engine Developer to join its team of passionate game developers on-site in its studio in Tübingen near Stuttgart.

As Unreal Engine / C++ developer, you will play a key role in programming high-quality serious and consumer games. You will work closely together with game designers, artists and project managers.


Your tasks:

  • Implementation of features for PC, Mac and console games using Unreal Engine 4 / C++
  • Refinement, optimization and extension of existing code
  • Evaluation and integration of plugins and third-party technologies
  • Creation of technical design and software architecture documents
  • Contribution of your own creativity to the design process of game features



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar
  • At least 2 years working with a professional game or application development team
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4
  • Advanced C++ programming skills and knowledge of modern C++11/14/17
  • Familiarity with software engineering best practices
  • Good knowledge of code optimization and profiling tools
  • Ability to communicate effectively in German
  • EU citizenship or a valid working permit for Germany
  • Passion for games


Desirable skills:

  • Two or more shipped titles as a programmer
  • Experience with console development (PS4, Switch)
  • Experience with client-server architectures
  • Profound knowledge of the internal functionality of modern game engines
  • Familiarity with SVN
  • Mentality of a problem solver who stays cool even when dealing with a high workload


What we offer:

  • Play a central role in a team that has been making games for over 20 years
  • Take part in the development of the globally successful “EMERGENCY” game series
  • Challenging and exciting game projects
  • A highly motivated team with a flat hierarchy and fast decision making


Our current products:

Contact Person

Florian Wendel

Lead Game Programmer

Karlstr. 3

72072 Tübingen

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