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Console Programmer (f/m/d)


Limbic Entertainment


Langen (Hessen), Germany


Programming and Development




Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time


Limbic Entertainment is looking for a talented and experienced Console Programmer (f/m/d) for our Unreal Engine 4 projects.

As our Console Programmer (f/m/d) you will have a great passion for new-generation consoles and engine technologies in general. You will have already worked on professional projects in the gaming industry and ideally released at least one title. One of the responsibilities of this role is porting and developing console gameplay functionalities and tools. In addition, you will support technical artists and level designers with their porting efforts. Evaluating and integrating new tools and maintaining the deployment pipeline by applying updates will also be one of your responsibilities.


Your tasks will include:

  • Implementing functionalities with a focus on consoles (PlayStation 4, Xbox One and potentially Nintendo Switch)
  • Supporting the build creation and submission processes
  • Improving game performance on the engine side
  • Becoming familiar with big code bases and maintaining third-party code
  • Creating and estimating tasks and user stories
  • Maintaining the product with technical support and bug fixes
  • Evaluating new technologies and plugins



  • Two to three years’ experience in game development, preferably console games
  • Experience in developing for consoles and the submission processes (with Sony, Microsoft and/or Nintendo)
  • Excellent C++ skills and well acquainted with Visual Studio
  • A background in working with Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience in development environments, standards and technologies such as OOP, Design Patterns, Test Driven Development, UML, etc.
  • Familiarity with code and data optimizing to improve performance and memory usage
  • High affinity for games, the internet and emerging technologies
  • Fluent in English
  • EU citizenship or a valid working permit for Germany


What we offer:

  • A responsible and challenging position in a dynamic business
  • Our team of more than 60 employees contributes to an enjoyable and cooperative working atmosphere
  • Flat hierarchies and quick decision-making
  • Interesting game projects with many different, diverse and challenging tasks
  • Appropriate remuneration

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