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Senior Unreal Engineer Amsterdam Netherlands PC/Console Games REF 2849


Join an esteemed PC/Console game development studio in Amsterdam, a renowned hub for the gaming industry, as a Senior Unreal Engineer. With your expertise in C++, object orientation, and design patterns, you will contribute to the design and implementation of crucial game systems using the powerful Unreal Engine, ensuring top-notch performance and delivering exceptional gaming experiences. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a talented team and shape the future of the gaming industry.

What you will be doing:

  • Set up technical designs for major game systems and engine architecture using Unreal Engine.

  • Apply expertise in C++, object orientation, design patterns, algorithms, and data structures to create efficient and robust system implementations.

  • Collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams to develop high-quality technology, tools, and AAA-level features.

  • Mentor junior developers to improve their skills and contribute to the overall quality of deliverables.

  • Optimise performance to ensure smooth frame rates, even on mobile hardware, by analysing and resolving challenging bugs.

What we need from you:

  • At least 5 years of experience in software / game development.

  • Solid understanding of C++ and all its concepts, with at least 3 years of professional experience.

  • Experience with Unreal Engine, with a good understanding of the architecture of the engine.


  • A hybrid working model with two office days per week. 

  • Career coaching and a personal development budget. 

  • 30% Income tax reduction for eligible expats.

  • Relocation cost compensation depending on your situation.

  • 26 standard vacation days with an option to buy 5 more.

  • Free train commuting to and from the office.

How do you apply:

Please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2849.

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