Engine Software, the oldest video game developer in the Netherlands, is actively hiring to strengthen our team of engineers. Are you interested to work on some of the hottest properties with some of the industries largest publishers? Are you interested to further specialize or learn how to develop for every platform, including next-gen?  Read the job descriptions below and apply now if you feel this is for you!

We are looking to expand our team of Unreal Engine programmers! There are positions available at junior and senior level, with qualifications required and preferred listed below.

Qualifications (Senior level)

  • 2+ years game industry programming experience
  • Programming experience on shipped games
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent demonstrable experience
  • Excellent C++ coding knowledge
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code that conforms to standards and practices
  • Eagerness to learn and take guidance from more experienced staff, and provide guidance to less experienced staff
  • Solid oral and written communication skills (Dutch/English)

Preferred Skills (Senior)

  • Previous shipped Unreal Engine games a big plus
  • Programming experience with consoles (Xbox One, PS4, Switch) a big plus
  • Experience with Version Control software and bug trackers a plus
  • Experience with C# a bonus

Qualifications (for Juniors)

  • At least one-year experience in C++ programming a must
  • Professional or amateur level game programming examples a plus
  • Eagerness to learn and take guidance from more experienced staff
  • Solid oral and written communication skills (Dutch/English)

A junior programmer within our team is someone who does not have all the in-depth knowledge of a senior programmer but is aware of this fact and can convince us that the senior level is achievable. We look more for enthusiasm, dedication, and willingness to learn than raw knowledge in our juniors.

Equal Opportunity

Engine Software is an equal opportunity employer. Should you feel you do not quite meet any of these requirements or are unsure if you are qualified enough please get in touch and apply anyway, we strongly encourage this!

About Engine Software BV

Engine Software BV is a veteran independent game development studio founded in 1995. Build around a core team of classic “started in the attic” video game developers and trusted by clients worldwide Engine Software is one of the most versatile and flexible studios on the planet (and possibly multiple planets).


Whether it is from the ground-up design and development of full games, partnering with other studios to get projects done, porting existing franchises to different platforms or expanding on a title to bring a bigger experience to more players. We do – and have done – all of the above.