Gameplay Programmer (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Graz, Am Eisernen Tor 3 / 2

About us
Bongfish is searching for an experienced programmer familiar with ​C++ to work on games for PC, iOS, and Android. You will work directly with a multidisciplinary team of bright technical and creative minds as we build a cutting-edge game for multiple platforms.
Your mission
As a Gameplay Programmer you will develop new & existing gameplay mechanics. You will work on all parts of the feature development process from prototyping to production.

In particular, you will:

  • Use C++ to create various aspects of gameplay features including game mechanics, working on prototypes, orchestrating effects, network code
  • Keep an eye on memory and performance
  • Create systems and tools that give designers the possibility to tune and modify your gameplay features
  • Ensure the functionality of your features by writing automated tests and participating in code review
  • Take ownership and work with a team of engineers on features from beginning to end
Your profile
  • You have strong C++ skills with a good foundation in system design, programming and debugging. You also have a good understanding of 3D maths principles
  • You have professional development experience, not necessarily in the games industry, but if you have hobby projects we would be happy to see them
  • Experience with gameplay mechanics and modern game engines
  • Knowledge in Python is a plus
  • You are passionate about playing and making video games
  • You have strong collaboration and communication skills and are comfortable to work with technical and non-technical people
Why join us?
  • You might not know it because we don't advertise much, but we offer a stable work environment while working on AAA games played by millions.
  • When we ask our team what they like most here, they say: their colleagues, the culture and work conditions, their role and living their passion for games - is this something you can relate to?
  • We care about each other, which means we offer work-life balance, the opportunity to develop, and the flexibility to accommodate personal situations.
  • Our team is composed of 15 different nationalities, so English is our main language in the office.
  • We share a straightforward mindset: be pragmatic, focus on the goal, and keep cool.
  • Our HQ is situated in Graz, Austria, a hidden gem between the Mediterranean Sea and the Alps, with an extraordinary high quality of life.
  • A competitive salary based on experience and qualifications*

*The remuneration for the position advertised above is fixed by Austrian collective agreement. The effective salary depends on qualification and experience and may be significantly higher.
Your application
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