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Shiro Games
104 Bis Quai des Chartrons
33300 Bordeaux

Date : 13.09.2022
Reference : AFJV-EDEV741-23864

Shiro Games

Shiro Games are the makers of Evoland, Northgard, Wartales and Dune : Spice Wars. We are an independent video game development studio based in Bordeaux, France. Our team is made of talented and passionate developers who strive for excellence and are brave enough to make bold decisions on a daily basis. We're always looking for more great people with good hearts, a will to take on any challenge and the ability to bring a new perspective that will make Shiro Games an even better studio.

Senior Game Programmer

Permanent contract Bordeaux (33)

Position Duties

Shiro Games are the creators of Evoland, the million unit seller Northgard, Wartales and Dune : Spice Wars. Since 2012, we have created games that personally appeal to us, with small development teams. We work fast, but we never crunch.

We are looking for an experienced game programmer to join our growing team of passionate developers on an exciting project. This role offers the opportunity to lead our programming efforts on a brand new game.

What you will do :
  • Architect the game code base and implement core concepts
  • Work side by side with game designers and artists
  • Mentor other developers within the team
  • Regularly refactor in order to maintain a sane and flexible code base
  • Use rapid prototyping to experiment with game design

Candidate Profile

What you must bring :
  • B.S. in computer science and 5+ years professional experience with at least one shipped title
  • Strong Object Oriented programming skills (C#, C++, Haxe...)
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process
  • Ability to analyze game designer requests and iterate with designers to deliver implementations that are fun and engaging while still being robust and performant
  • Contribution of ideas toward various aspects of the game's production and development is a plus
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated

Additional Information

  • Based in Bordeaux, in a very nice neighborhood near many restaurants, pubs, etc.
  • Relocation fees taken in charge (no remote)
  • Salary will be based on profile.


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To: Nora Sabeg
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