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Senior Game Systems Engineer

The Believer Company

The Believer Company

Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, April 13, 2024

Game Systems Engineer

We're looking to build a world-class team of game-makers: folks bursting with creativity, who balance candor with compassion, and always, always, always hold themselves and their peers accountable to what's best for players.

Join Believer's team as a Game Systems Engineer for our flagship game. Collaborate with artists, designers, and engineers to implement core game systems and development workflows in Unreal Engine. Guide essential engineering efforts that are critical to building a fun, performant gaming experience for players. You will report directly into the Director of Game Engineering.

What you'll do:

  • Design and develop core game systems and features in Unreal Engine 5, enhancing performance and quality for players

  • Collaborate with the team to create efficient production workflows and development tools, elevating content iteration and quality to unprecedented levels

  • Push the boundaries of open-world development and digital distribution across multiple platforms (Console, PC, Mobile)

  • Create and contribute to engineering best practices, development processes and coding standards

  • Be an active voice in identifying technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks

You are a great fit if:

  • 3+ years of experience working on C++ game development

  • Experience with modern game engines, digital content creation tool, and their development pipelines (i.e. - Unity, Unreal)

  • Experience working on live service-based game and/or cross-platform game development and deployment

Please note - research shows that certain groups of candidates may not apply to jobs unless they meet every single requirement. If you see yourself at Believer but don't check every requirement, we would still love to be in touch with you for current and future opportunities.

What we offer:

Annual salary range: $125,000-$181,000

Making great games is hard, so we do our best to make the other parts less hard.

  • Great compensation package and equity

  • Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance. Believer pays 100% of monthly costs for these plans

  • 401(k) with 100% employer matching up to 6% of salary

  • Access to Rightway service to help you navigate health insurance

  • Spring Health mental health services

  • 10 observed holidays + 10 days for Winter Break and "Take What You Need" PTO policy

  • Remote-friendly team #LI-Remote

  • We are committed to continuing to expand our benefits and perks to support all Believers


Believer is committed to creating a diverse environment where Believers of all backgrounds can do their best work and grow professionally. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

About The Believer Company

Believer is a global games company with developers all over the world, headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

We've built our lives around creating and serving games we're proud of — from Words With Friends to League of Legends, from Destiny to Plants vs. Zombies. We hope you've enjoyed them, and if our wishes have come true, you're still playing them today.

We still think this is just the beginning.

We are Believers, bonded together by a deep love for players, and a commitment to put them at the center of the games we create, the worlds we build, the stories we tell, and the business we run to keep the fun going for as long as players keep believing.