Game Programmer (Hyper and Hybrid casual) LIGHTNEER / Helsinki, Finland

PUBLISHED: February 3, 2022

We are looking for a Game Programmer to join our team in Helsinki!

Lightneer aims to create fun and snackable mobile games made by growth-oriented and happy, curious people. We work in small, independent teams and aim to continuously learn and grow as individuals and as a result – as a company. We are all about understanding our games’ potential quickly by developing and testing a handful of hyper casual and hybrid casual game ideas monthly. As a key member of our world-class team, you will have the opportunity to make your mark on new fun mobile games played worldwide.

As a Game Programmer you will develop different types of games as part of the production team and in conjunction with the biggest hyper and hybrid casual mobile game publishers. You will join a small independent team supported by our amazing tech and aim to build and iterate prototypes quickly. As a company we aim to publish 100 releases throughout the year so expect to learn a lot with the team.



  • Designing and developing games with Unity
  • Writing high quality code with C#
  • Collaborating with the team members and other stakeholders on game development processes
  • Sharing technical expertise with the team


  • Experience in the gaming industry with at least 1 shipped game
  • Mobile game development background and understanding of KPIs
  • Understanding how physics work in a context of gameplay

What we offer

  • Flat organisation with a team centric approach
  • Creative freedom within projects
  • Extended holiday (6 weeks of holidays annually)
  • Comprehensive health care
  • Lunch and recreational benefits
  • Phone benefit
  • Support in remote working and learning

If you want you can also add a cover letter, some work samples or other supporting documents on your application but they are not necessary at this stage.

Become part of the Lightneer team and apply now!

About us
Lightneer is a Helsinki-based hyper and hybrid casual mobile game studio built around a super experienced team and a proprietary development framework that allows for efficient market testing and release cycle of snackable, fun mobile games. With a streamlined process heavily linked to KPI targets for marketability and player engagement, we aim to develop and publish a handful of hit games each year. To date, our games have over 80 million downloads. Read more at