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Senior Unreal Engineer Amsterdam Netherlands PC/Console Games REF 2849

Join an esteemed PC/Console game development studio in Amsterdam, a renowned hub for the gaming industry, as a Senior Unreal Engineer. With your expertise in C++, object orientation, and design patterns, you will contribute to the design and implementation of crucial game systems using the powerful Unreal Engine, ensuring top-notch performance and delivering exceptional gaming experiences. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a talented team and shape the future of the gaming industry. 

What you will be doing: 

  • Set up technical designs for major game systems and engine architecture using Unreal Engine. 

  • Apply expertise in C++, object orientation, design patterns, algorithms, and data structures to create efficient and robust system implementations. 

  • Collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams to develop high-quality technology, tools, and AAA-level features. 

  • Mentor junior developers to improve their skills and contribute to the overall quality of deliverables. 

  • Optimise performance to ensure smooth frame rates, even on mobile hardware, by analysing and resolving challenging bugs. 

What we need from you: 

  • At least 5 years of experience in software / game development. 

  • Solid understanding of C++ and all its concepts, with at least 3 years of professional experience. 

  • Experience with Unreal Engine, with a good understanding of the architecture of the engine. 


  • A hybrid working model with two office days per week.  

  • Career coaching and a personal development budget.  

  • 30% Income tax reduction for eligible expats. 

  • Relocation cost compensation depending on your situation. 

  • 26 standard vacation days with an option to buy 5 more. 

  • Free train commuting to and from the office. 

How do you apply: 

Please forward your CV to quoting reference 2849. 

Big Planet is an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate. We are a GDPR compliant company. 


Senior Unreal Engineer Amsterdam Netherlands PC/Console Games REF 2849

Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 05/23/2023

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