Senior Engine Programmer

Posted on 7/19/2023



1,001-5,000 employees

Publishes diverse portfolio of video games


Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • 5+ years programming with Unreal Engine on commercial game projects
  • At least 1 shipped AAA game as a senior or principal systems programmer
  • Previous experience developing for games; preferably action, FPS or 3PS titles
  • Knowledge and understanding of multiprocessor programming
  • Experience developing for 8th generation, or better, game consoles (Xbox One/PS4)
  • Familiarity working on core engine systems
  • Previous experience working on multi-platform software projects
  • Expert in C/C++
  • Ability to research, analyze and optimize code to meet performance requirements
  • Capable of working independently and efficiently under reasonable deadlines
  • Analytical and strategic thinker with communication skills to express clearly and concisely with a technical and non-technical audience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Collaborative and dependable with an eye for problem solving
  • Provide technical designs for new features and/or changes in engine
  • Collaborate with programming and production teams to devise optimal programming solutions
  • Work in Unreal 5 to build new technology and adapt existing systems to fulfill the project’s technical requirements
  • Research coding techniques and algorithms in order to keep current on technological developments and advancements in the game industry
  • Participate in the development of low level systems like streaming, generic serialization, and more
  • Write code that fulfills the functional and technical requirements of the project
  • Work closely with other game developers to define and implement the vision of the game
  • Maintain and manage the core Engine and assist with integrations from Epic
  • Partner with the Engine Vertical team to modify the engine to better serve the needs of the project
  • Own and drive performance-related issues

2K Games is an excellent workplace for professionals passionate about creating diverse video game genres ranging from sports to role-playing. By congregating talents from top-tier studios such as Visual Concepts, Firaxis, and others, it fosters a collaborative environment conducive to creative freedom and technical skill enhancement. The company's broad scope in gaming technologies ensures continual learning and career growth, making it a prominent player in the video game publishing industry.

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Novato, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break