Senior Engine Programmer

Feb 03, 2023
Stockholm, Sweden
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

Are you excited about building the foundation for great games with passionate fans? Being part of the Tech & Services Engine team, you will develop new and existing systems in our Clausewitz Engine that powers world-class games such as Stellaris, Crusader Kings III, Victoria 3, and many more. Are you ready to make an impact? 

Your Mission

You will be a key player in an autonomous scrum team, delivering robust, efficient, and flexible systems that bring our Grand Strategy Games to our passionate fans. In collaboration with game programmers, artists, and content designers, you will ensure their needs are met by improving their experiences using our in-house Clausewitz engine. Day-to-day you will design and develop new functionality, as well as improve and optimize the existing engine. We pride ourselves in providing opportunities to develop and learn new skills, so if you’re interested in expanding your talents and working with new technologies, you’ve come to the right place.

What we’re searching for..

  • A Senior C++ Programmer

  • Excellent profiling, debugging, and optimization skills

  • Comfortable communicating in English, both spoken and written

  • Experience developing on Windows (Visual Studio)

We would love to hear more about what you specifically bring to the table. If you have experience within the industry, especially developing for Xbox X|S, PS5, Mac or Linux, please let us know.

As we work closely with our game studios and teams across the company, we expect you to be a great collaborator with a strong sense of ownership and responsibility. If you, like us, believe in an environment where autonomy and trust is key - you will thrive. We can’t wait to get to know you!

Practical information:

Scope: Full-time and permanent
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Remote status: Office based, with two weekly optional “Work from Home” days

Some of our benefits include:


At Paradox you will be part of a result driven, high trust and player centric culture. Our games and players take center stage and our first priority is always to add player value. If you are someone who thrives from the opportunities that this culture brings and knows how to navigate the challenges that also come with it we highly encourage you to apply for this job and join our team.

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