Senior Engine Programmer

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We are looking for a motivated and skilled Senior Engine Programmer to become a part of our CryEngine Team at our Frankfurt, Germany studio.

At Crytek we hire amazing people to make great things happen.

For over 15 years, we’ve been at the cutting-edge of computer graphics performance. We continually invest in our team and tech as we push the boundaries of the digital visual arts on the latest platforms.

Our award-winning CRYENGINE empowers developers and creatives at our own studios and licensees worldwide – from small indies to AAA powerhouses - to deliver unique experiences, create new worlds and ultimately make awesome games.

Join us and we’ll invent the future together.


-Design and implement new engine technologies.
-Research and develop innovative and advanced engine solutions.
-Continuously improve existing engine functionality.
-Advice and mentor fellow programmers.
-Document technology implementation details.


-5+ years of professional experience in game or game engine development field.
-Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.
-Excellent programming skills in C++.
-Experience with multi-threading.
-Experience with multiplatform development.
-Strong English communication and writing skills.
-Willing to accept and provide direction, ability to work well under pressure, and handle multiple tasks.
-Remain focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through to completion.
-Keep a positive team-oriented attitude.
-Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow professionally.
-Be proactive and self-motivated.
-Sense of Humor (user defined).
-Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main, Germany.


-Passion for making great games.
-Experience with writing technical documentation.
-Management and leadership skills.

What you can expect from us:

-A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
-Flexible work time.
-Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
-Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
-Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
-Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
-Relocation support.
-A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!

About Crytek

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia (Bulgaria), Seoul (South Korea), Shanghai (China), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, and The Climb. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

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