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Senior Engine Programmer (UE5)

Job Location

Montpellier, France

Type of Job

Permanent position

Published Date


About the job

As an Engine Programmer, you will play a critical role in the tech and programming team, tasked with optimizing and customizing Unreal Engine 5 to meet the needs of the studio's projects. You will work primarily with C++ and Blueprints to create tools and features that enhance the game's graphics and performance, and assist with the console porting process for PS5 and Xbox Series.

Your main responsibilities will include:

- Graphics and performance optimization
- Development of tech tools for the team
- Console porting support for PS5 and Xbox Series
- Participate in bug/crash fixing and code reviews
- Helping the CTO/Lead Programmer with IT, infrastructure and tech related tasks


The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

- Expertise in C++ and debugging tools
- Expertise in Unreal Engine 5
- Previous experience of graphic profiling (eg: RenderDoc)
- Previous experience in creating editor tools in Unreal (either in C++ or Blueprint Utilities)
- A strong focus on writing clean, well-organized code in both C++ and visual scripting
- A user-focused approach, with a keen eye for making tools efficient and user-friendly
- Good communication skills, including the ability to write clear documentation


The ideal candidate will also have:

- At least 4 years of experience in the game development industry as a programmer
- including at least 2 years of experience as an Engine Programmer or similar role in an Unreal Engine production
- One shipped title as Engine Programmer

If you are a passionate gamer and a talented programmer looking to work on exciting projects in a supportive and inclusive environment, Sandfall Interactive would love to hear from you.


- Location: You must be willing to work in Montpellier, France, with the option of some positions being available in our Paris office. Our Montpellier offices are conveniently located near the city center and feature an outdoor space to take advantage of the warm weather. Flexible remote work, up to two days a week, is also available.
- Language Requirements: You speak fluent French and/or English.
- Compensation: The salary range will depend on your experience and the specific position you are applying for.
- Start Date: The position is expected to begin in Spring/Summer 2023.

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About us

Sandfall Interactive is a game development studio based in France, in the sunny city of Montpellier, and currently expanding with a new office in Paris.

We are creating premium games for PC and new-gen consoles, and are looking for talented collaborators and passionate gamers to join us on this exciting journey.

Our current project, Project W, is a 3D turn-based RPG with a captivating blend of fantasy and Belle Époque art style, powered by Unreal Engine 5 and recipient of an Epic MegaGrant.

At Sandfall Interactive, we are dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusivity in our workplace culture.

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