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Senior Programmer

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Tuesday, 26 July, 2022 - 2:41 PM
Job Position:

We’re Beethoven & Dinosaur, the studio behind the BAFTA award-winning video game, the Artful Escape, published by Annapurna Interactive. We’re looking for a Senior Programmer for the next bizarre adventure we’re developing.

This person should be experienced with developing games in Unreal Engine, keen to develop both gameplay and game systems, who enjoys a relaxed work environment and contributing to the direction of the project. Any technical art experience is a welcome bonus. We’re operating out of the CBD in Melbourne, Australia and, ideally, we’d like someone in-studio but we WILL be considering remote candidates.

Women and other underrepresented developers, please apply! We’re growing a diverse team and we’d love to have you on board. Even if you only tick a couple of these boxes, please apply. Seriously!


  • Developing game systems in Unreal Engine 5 using C++.
  • Working closely with the design team to develop and test gameplay.
  • Building base systems and core gameplay loops to build upon. 
  • Assisting the art team to develop engine tools.


  • 4+ years game development experience.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4/5 and C++.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Bonus Skills

  • Has shipped a commercial PC or console title.
  • Strong 3D math skills
  • Experience developing for current generation consoles.
  • Technical art skills
  • Experience with build scripts and pipelines

Job Type: Full-time, 12 month contract initially, with options for extension.

Salary: $100,000-115,000 per year + Super

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COVID-19 considerations:

We are a fully vaccinated (2+ doses) workplace, and expect it of all current and future staff.