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Lead Gameplay Programmer - AAA Open World Game – Barcelona

Lead Gameplay Programmer - AAA Open World Game – Barcelona

A Barcelona based Games studio are currently looking to expand their development team, who are aiming to create the best-in-class experiences that last forever in players memories. The studio is looking for a Lead Gameplay Programmer to collaborate with the Technical Director, to manage a small team, while remaining hands on with developing core gameplay systems.

They are looking for this individual to have high energy and passion for video games and constantly come up with new and innovative ideas to keep their player base engaged. Your core function will be to implement features to go into the game such as easy to use mechanics and slick gameplay, while mentoring/managing a small team with an 80% (hands-on) 20% (hands off) split. 

This role will offer you the chance to work with people on a day-to-day basis who bring a collective portfolio of high-selling games. As the Lead Developer in this team, you will have the opportunity to showcase your skills and wear multiple hats, if you are a gameplay specialist or a generalist with a good knowledge of Game Design, there will be an opportunity to develop your disciplines and skills. 

There is a competitive salary on offer, including exclusive studio benefits, relocation assistance and the chance to work in an amazing city centre location. 

This role can be either 100% remote working (indefinitely) from anywhere in the world, however UK/EU Time zones are preferred. If remote working isn’t for you, the role can also offer a hybrid work model if you prefer working in-house.


  • C++ Experience 
  • Shipped at least two AAA titles
  • Past Lead or mentoring experience 
  • Good knowledge of Gameplay and AI Systems
  • Experience of Unreal Engine 4 is a bonus 

If you are interested in this role then send your CV to  

Lead Gameplay Programmer - AAA Open World Game – Barcelona

Full time
3 - 5 years of experience

Published on 09/17/2021

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