Lead Game Engine Programmer COSMIC LOUNGE / Oulu/Helsinki

PUBLISHED: June 19, 2024

In this role, you will both contribute to and oversee the development of our in-house Puzzle Engine technology and tooling suite.

Join us at Cosmic Lounge, a mobile free-to-play puzzle games startup based in Helsinki and Oulu. We’re on a mission to craft stellar free-to-play puzzle games with longevity at their core. Leveraging our unique proprietary AI-powered Puzzle Engine technology, we’re redefining the game development cycle, with highly accurate product market fit evaluation and significantly more efficient prototyping, development and live operations.

Your Role:

  • Spearhead the development of our proprietary Puzzle Engine.

  • Lead and mentor our Tech Development team.

  • Engage in hands-on programming and software creation.

  • Oversee the integration of external technologies.

  • Optimize the developer experience with Puzzle Engine, ensuring efficient utilization across game teams.

  • Promote and facilitate best software development practices company-wide, with a focus on Puzzle Engine.


Required Skills:

  • Proficiency in C# programming.

  • At least 5 years of professional Unity experience in a technical capacity.

  • Deep understanding of programming concepts and architectural design principles.

  • Proven track record in developing Unity editors.

  • Knowledge of asset optimization, project structuring, and rendering.

  • Experienced in system architecture, development, and maintenance.

  • Expertise in writing efficient code, profiling, and optimization.

  • Demonstrated experience in leading software teams and managing development projects.

  • Understanding of backend development principles.

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Passion for games.

  • Experience in game engine development.

  • Background in gameplay programming.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science.

  • Strong mathematical foundation.

  • Experience with Free-to-Play (F2P) mobile games.

  • Familiarity with AI applications in game development.

  • Multi-site team leadership experience.

  • Data engineering knowledge.

  • iOS/Android development experience.

  • Proficiency in multiple game engines (Unreal, CryEngine, etc.).

Cosmic Lounge offers:

  • Dynamic work environment with talented, creative colleagues.

  • Opportunity to influence the future of mobile game development.

  • Attractive stock option program.

  • Competitive salary.

  • Comprehensive health insurance and benefits package.

Join Us:

If you’re passionate about pushing the boundaries of mobile gaming and backend development, Cosmic Lounge is the perfect place for you. Let’s create the future of gaming together.

Please apply directly to careers(at)cosmicloungegames.com

PS. Unfortunately at the moment we cannot support with the relocation.