REMOTE Lead Engine Programmer – Unreal Engine – PC/Console Games – Hybrid/Onsite, Poland

Location: Warsaw, Poland Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26483 Posted: 4 weeks ago

OPM are working with a leading independent AAA games development studio with an international team of hundreds of talented individuals working from all over the world thanks to their remote work programs.

Currently looking for a Lead Engine Programmer

  • Providing mentorship, direction and best in class engineering principles to ensure quality results and efficient working practices.
  • Mentoring, managing and leading the Engine programming department.
  • Conducting regular code reviews and manage the coding team to excellence.
  • Providing day-to-day feedback and creatively solve problems.
  • Working with production team to plan development and provide tasks assignment to programmers team schedule.
  • Maintaining and extending the existing Framework and tools in cooperation with other internal studios or programmers.
  • Analyzing the requirements of the game teams and define the required functionalities and engine systems that must be developed to support them.
  • Testing existing systems and propose new systems and features implementations.
  • Testing, debugging, profiling, optimizing and documenting implementations and setting a documentation standard for the Engineering Team.
  • Staying up to date with features from other engines and provide expertise about possible implementations.
  • Conducting consistent performance reviews of staff members.
  • Conducting recruitment projects with HR collaboration.


Extensive software engineering experience.

  • Experience in leading/coordinating work of programmers team.
  • At least 2 shipped AAA projects from start to finish with credits as a programmer.
  • Strong mentoring and leadership skills.
  • Excellent C++ knowledge.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4/5.
  • Excellent math and/or physics skills.
  • Passion for writing solid, reliable, efficient code and highly scalable systems.
  • Experience with multiple core systems, such as graphics, tools, audio, networking, memory handling, scripting, etc.
  • Proficiency with Atlassian software (JIRA, Confluence).
  • Proficiency with Swarm and Perforce.
  • Work effectively under tight deadlines.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Open-minded team player attitude.
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivated.
  • Passionate about playing and making video games.

Nice to have

  • BS (or higher) in Computer Science or similar discipline (Physics, Math, EE, etc.).
  • Scrum certification.


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