Lead Game Programmer







Job Details
€50,000 - €55,000
Flexible Work:
Job Type:
Full Time
Candidate Consultant
Irem Altunay
0330 043 5925
Posting date:
March 16, 2023
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We are on the lookout for a Lead Game Programmer, who will be ambitious about leading a team of winners and be a core part of a successful video game studio. If you are a successful and enthusiastic Lead Game Programmer, this job is for you!


The Company:

Our client is a video game studio based in Lyon developing games for console, PC, and mobile platforms. They work both on original licenses and in partnership with renowned publishers.

Backed by their 10 years of existence, and their experienced teams, their studio has achieved many successes: several titles in the Apple Arcade Top #5 , a mobile game self-published with more than 1M players, and a first console experience.

In recent years, their studio has grown and now has more than 70 people. Our client’s common objective is to develop their console activity to carry out even more ambitious projects carried out by their internal teams. Currently, they are developing 2 action/adventure games on PC/Console with prestigious partners. 



The programming team is looking for a person with a Lead role to carry out the following missions:

  • Management of a team of programmers in an AGILE context
  • Plan tasks and anticipate risks
  • Accompany and improve the development process
  • Gameplay programming and architecture
  • Work with different trades: Game design, Programming, Art and Animation as well as with the game director to oversee the implementation of new features and systems
  • Manage / review product code quality throughout the production cycle
  • Be a force of proposal for the development of features and improvement of the quality of the game in general


Your profile:
  • Senior profile with experience in a similar position
  • Excellent command of Unity
  • Sense of responsibility and great adaptability
  • You know and like working in Agile, being inventive and participating in game design
  • The taste for teamwork, in a very friendly atmosphere
  • A desire to get involved in an independent studio of around sixty people
  • A positive spirit, focused on finding effective solutions
  • A human personality, a desire to help peers grow
  • Experience developing a console game on Unity is a plus
  • Unreal experience is a plus
  • The passion for the entertainment industry in general: cinema, music, series and video games...

Further information

  • A great team of people!
  • Warm atmosphere guaranteed
  • Flexible hours
  • Paid sick leave for children
  • Hybrid work organization: Teleworking and flex-office possible
  • Weekly team breakfasts
  • Annual Summer Camp
  • Fruit baskets, drinks and coffee available…
  • Sports sessions organized regularly
  • Benefits thanks to CSE platform (cinema, sports club, show, etc.)
  • Console tournaments, board games, and more!

Additional Information:

  • CDI
  • Status frame
  • Position to be filled as soon as possible
  • Remuneration according to profile
  • Meal vouchers, health insurance, provident fund, transport reimbursement at 50%, sustainable mobility package, parking on premises, holiday bonus, birth bonus, possible support for mobility
  • Position open to people recognized as disabled workers

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Lead Game Programmer

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