Abstraction Games is expanding rapidly and we’re currently looking for talented people to join us to work on the big IPs and the best indie games. If you haven’t already, why don’t you have a look at our growing portfolio. Don’t hesitate to send us an open application if your job opening isn’t listed below.

When applying for a position at Abstraction Games, make sure to send us a cover letter and a resume, and in case of artists and designers please also send your portfolio.

Senior Programmers
Abstraction Games is looking for Senior Programmers who are willing to get down and dirty bringing the greatest games to all current platforms.

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of professional experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or related field.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent programming skills in C++.
  • Experience with cross-platform development.
  • Experience with console development.
  • Strong English communication and writing skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, and handle multiple tasks.
  • Be proactive, self-motivated and keep a positive team-oriented attitude.
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow professionally.

Responsibilities

  • Extend and maintain our in-house cross-platform engine Silverware
  • Lead small teams in creating our finest adaptations

Preferences

  • Passion for making great games
  • Management and leadership skills
Senior Game Designer
Abstraction Games is looking for a Senior Game Designer who will take part in a small but growing team, transforming straight ports into perfect adaptations, bring concepts to life through prototypes and become an advocate of our ambition to create our own IP. You will work with some of the industry’s most talented people in an ever-changing environment with great and varying projects.
 

Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience with at least 1 year in a senior role.
  • Released several games and familiar with every step of the design process.
  • Broad knowledge of game genres and ability to critically analyze them
  • Proven coaching and mentoring skills.
  • Ability to work closely with all disciplines and be responsive to feedback.
  • Advanced understanding of game logic and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, and handle multiple tasks.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be proactive, self-motivated and keep a positive team-oriented attitude.
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow professionally.

Responsibilities

  • Transform a straightforward port to perfect adaptations by adjusting a game’s design, mechanics and controls in subtle ways to maximize their potential on their new target hardware.
  • Develop new game modes, missions, levels and other items to reinvigorate their appeal.
  • Develop concepts through different stages of development for both our own IP or for clients.
  • Maintain and deliver a clear game vision for each of the projects involved and inspire your colleagues to create the finest games.

Preferences

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in game design or relevant studies.
  • Experience with console and cross platform development.
  • Experience in creating other media such as writing, art, sound, video OR programming/scripting
  • Passion for making great games
Game Designer
Abstraction Games is looking for a Game Designer who will take part in a small but growing team, transforming straight ports into perfect adaptations, bring concepts to life through prototypes and support our ambition to create our own IP. You will work with some of the industry’s most talented people in an ever-changing environment with great and varying projects.

Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience.
  • Released several games and familiar with every step of the design process.
  • Good understanding of game logic and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, and handle multiple tasks.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be proactive, self-motivated and keep a positive team-oriented attitude.
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow professionally.

Responsibilities

  • Transform a straightforward port to perfect adaptations by adjusting a game’s design, mechanics and controls in subtle ways to maximize their potential on their new target hardware.
  • Develop new game modes, missions, levels and other items to reinvigorate their appeal.
  • Develop concepts through different stages of development for both our own IP or for clients.
  • Execute the game vision for each of the projects you’re involved with while getting inspired by your colleagues to create the finest games.

Preferences

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in game design or relevant studies.
  • Experience with console and cross platform development.
  • Experience in creating other media such as writing, art, sound, video OR programming/scripting
  • Passion for making great games.
System Administrator
Abstraction Games is looking for an experienced System Administrator who enjoys building and optimising infrastructure on a daily basis in an effort to help increase productivity for the people that use it. You also gladly accept the extra challenge of maintaining a positive attitude in a highly dynamic environment where requirements can change overnight!

Mission

  • Maintain, monitor and roll out updates on internal and hosted systems and infrastructure.
  • Design, implement and roll out new systems that improve our production processes.
  • Be the go-to-guy/gal for technical inquiries brought up by your colleagues.
  • Facilitate infrastructure governing designing systems all the way to cutting and installing cables.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate, maintain and roll out our ICT-infrastructure.
  • Provide ICT support to your colleagues.
  • Collaborate with programmers and producers to ever improve their production efficiency.
  • Advise on hardware and software acquisition with regards to support of our company processes.

Profile

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science level of thinking.
  • You have at least 3 years of experience as a System Administrator at one or more Software Development companies.
  • You have profound knowledge of a variety of Windows, macOS and Linux OS versions.
  • You are always hungry for knowledge and you are used to stepping out of your comfort zone.
  • You are self-supported, aware of the skills you already possess and also where you have growth potential.
  • You handle stress well and you are determined to improve your infrastructure step-by-step every single day in order to increase your productivity and that of your colleagues.

Bonus Skills

  • Knowledge of Version Control Systems.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration.
  • Experience with Scripting Languages / Software Development.
  • Experience in the Games Industry.
  • You are an avid gamer.
  • Work experience with Console Development Kits and/or Test Kits.

Abstraction Games is a game development and platform adaptation studio favored by players, publishers and passionate dev-partners alike. We create, adapt and publish great games from and to any platform imaginable.

You got a great game? We got your back!