Principal Engineer – UE4 / Unreal Engine Mobile Game – Berlin, Germany

Location: Berlin, Germany Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25537 Posted: 1 month ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: UE4 / Unreal Engine Mobile Game

OPM’s client is a highly successful independent developer with over 20 years in the industry. They are seeking an experienced Principal Engineer to join their team.

The successful candidate will have a large scope of influence on the product to ensure that the technical team produces high-quality game features.


  • Extensive programming experience in game development with at least one shipped game
  • Worked on multiple games and experienced in different areas of game development such as:
– Gameplay code, AI, and animation, etc.
– Online services, backend
– Build pipeline and automation
  • Brilliant C/C++ programming skills with utilisation of solid software engineering practices
  • Expertise working with Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience in mentoring and hiring
  • Proven ability to collaborate with different disciplines to discuss designs with respect to technical challenges
  • Knowledgeable about and willing to pitch and present relevant topics
  • Strong English language skills


  • Support the Technical Director by guiding other engineers and maintaining best practices, development processes, and quality standards
  • Design and implement well-engineered, reliable, maintainable solutions
  • Spot potential problems and recognise opportunities to improve games or general workflows and seek to make these changes
  • To guide the teams on technical solutions and be on top of the latest technologies and development in the industry that enables you to improve the game and their work
  • Work with an interdisciplinary agile team to design, prototype, and implement new gameplay features
  • Mentoring and taking part in the hiring


  • Relocation bonus
  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Job ticket for public transportation system
  • Flexible working hours
  • In-house massages & gym membership

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 418!

Tagged as: C, Mobile, Unreal Engine

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Tags: C , Mobile , Unreal Engine Categories: Programming , Technical


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