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Senior Software Engineer - Platforms - CRYENGINE

Employer Crytek
Category Engineering
Location Germany
Reference 938

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Software Engineer to lead and support our CRYENGINE Platforms team at our Frankfurt, Germany studio.


  • Contribute to CRYENGINE’s mobile devices and game consoles domain development.
  • Take ownership for Android or iOS platform development and support.
  • Ensure the reliability of platforms support.
  • Act as mentor.
  • Contribute to the development of user interface applications related to the platform support.
  • Gather and verify requirements across multiple projects for the platforms domain.
  • Actively promote open and effective communication between internal teams, external partners and any other interested stakeholders.
  • Act as a role model to all staff and always in the best interests of the company.
  • Undertake technical training/teaching of the team.
  • Improve platforms support in CRYENGINE for use in both internal and external projects.
  • Create and maintain modules to be used for automated testing purposes.
  • Contribute to Developer and end-user documentation.
  • Provide support and training to internal and external Developers when required.


  • 3+ years of professional software development experience within the games industry or an equivalent.
  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
  • Previously held a Senior or an equivalent position and highly experienced in working with Android NDK/iOS.
  • Have been involved in the development of at least one mobile game.
  • Excellent knowledge of C++.
  • Excellent understanding of:
    • Mobile architecture
    • Performance measurement and optimization
  • Experience with any game engine, preferably CRYENGINE.
  • Experience with large code bases.
  • Team player and self-driven.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparency.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.


  • Previous experience in working with Linux or Mac.
  • Experience with programming for game consoles and online distribution platforms (Steam/PS/XBox).

What you can expect from us:

  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support.
  • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!

About Crytek

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

For more information visit www.crytek.com - www.cryengine.com and www.huntshowdown.com