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Unity GamePlay Programmer

Are you passionate about making great games and have prior experience working as a programmer on at least one shipped title? Then this might just be the right job for you! Starbreeze is now looking for a Gameplay Programmer to join our PAYDAY team in Barcelona.

As a Gameplay Programmer you will be working closely with other programmers and designers. You will be working with many different aspects of a game and helping out wherever required. It can be everything between player movement, weapon systems, sound implementation, network, support systems, game state machines, controllers and more.

Job Tasks:

  • Responsible for delivering a great end-user experience together with the team
  • Ownership of the code you write
  • Responsible for the features you are adding. Bugs or design issues are addressed by you or communicated to your lead
  • Make sure that any feature you are assigned functions in multiplayer if needed
  • Always looking to improve yourself as well as the code you have written

You have at least 3 years of professional gameplay development. Preferably you have prior experience working as a gameplay programmer on at least one shipped AAA or mobile title. You have experience with C# languages and are familiar with AI, physics, animation, client-server and gameplay code in general. You must be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing.

To be successful in this position you are:

  • Strong passion for games and an understanding of what makes fun gameplay
  • Experience with C# development and Unity
  • Knowledge about multiplayer games
  • Experience working on co-op games is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of performance profiling and debugging
  • Familiarity with Git and/or other version control systems
  • Experience in FPS game development


  • Your portfolio must be provided through a website

Still reading? Good because here comes the good part of this job ad: We offer you a position at a dynamic and rapidly growing company where we live and die by gameplay. While we grow, we want you to grow with us and to evolve in your professional development and make our games kick-ass within the gaming industry.

Sounds good? Then we can’t wait to see your CV and meet you. We recommend you to apply as soon as possible; selection and interviews are held continuously. Send your application with a resumé, portfolio and a personal letter in English. All applications must include a resumé and personal letter to be considered.

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Why work at Starbreeze?

  • Producer Driven Organization

    The organisation is build around, and with, the production team in the center, surrounded with the other departments to enable the creation of kick-ass games.

  • In the forefront of technology

    Developing games and hardware for VR, do we need to say more?

  • Bank robbers, zombies, who knows what's coming next...

    We take ownership of the IP's we work with and have the future lined up with the worlds largest brands in production.

Culture... or is it a lifestyle?

Do you recognise yourself in the following description? If so you could be one of us!

Team Oriented – we value trust and openness; clear communication and the team result trumps the
individuals performance.

Ownership – we are committed to
delivering excellence, including holding ourselves and others accountable. We
get sh*t done.

Solution Minded – we always present solutions, based on analysis of identified problems.

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