Experienced Engine Programmer

Apr 29, 2022
Stockholm, Sweden
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

As an Experienced Engine Programmer as part of the Tech & Services team, you will develop new and existing systems in our Clausewitz Engine that powers Paradox Development Studio’s world-class games such as Stellaris, Crusader Kings III, Victoria 3, and exciting unannounced games. 

In this role you will…

  • Design and develop new functionality in the Clausewitz Engine as part of a cross-functional, autonomous scrum team

  • Improve and optimize existing engine and low-level systems

  • Work together with programmers, artists and content designers to improve their experiences using the engine and ensure their needs are met


  • Experienced C++ Programmer

  • Experience developing on Windows (Visual Studio)

  • Good profiling, debugging, and optimization skills

  • Strong ownership and responsibility skills

  • Good interpersonal skills for working closely with programmers and other disciplines

  • Comfortable communicating in English, both written and spoken

Experience in the following is a plus

  • Working within the games industry

  • Developing for mac, linux or console

  • UI system programming

  • Using Git and CMake

The right candidate is an experienced programmer who is motivated to write efficient and high-quality code. You will be an important part of the Tech & Services team who work closely with our game teams to deliver robust, efficient and flexible systems that bring our Grand Strategy Games to our fans. At Paradox, we pride ourselves in providing opportunities to develop and learn new skills so we are looking for candidates who are interested in expanding their talents and working with new technologies.


Some of our benefits include:


If you think that this description matches you, we highly encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we will interview candidates continuously. If you don't match all the requirements, please demonstrate how your passion, attitude and interest in Paradox might compensate for this.

At Paradox Interactive we celebrate difference and care deeply about diversity and inclusion. We therefore encourage you, no matter who you are, to apply for this job if you think you’d be  a great addition to our team.

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