Software Engineer - C++


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

full time

09 Jan 2020


  • Five years of experience or more
  • Multiple opportunities available
  • Modern studio next to Southern Cross Station
  • Stocked kitchen for breakfast, lunch, fresh fruit, and coffee

We are EA and we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.

The Studio
Electronic Arts’ Firemonkeys Studio in Melbourne, Australia is regarded throughout the industry as a leading mobile game studio. We release new meaningful updates for games such as Real Racing 3, The Sims FreePlay, Need for Speed, and The Sims Mobile.

The Role
We’re looking for talented and dedicated Software Engineers/Programmers to join us in developing AAA mobile games. You will collaborate with other creative developers and report to a lead engineer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Programming games using C++ and Lua
  • You'll write and implement tools for creation of mobile device applications using C#
  • Collaborate with a small team of creative developers
  • You will report to a lead engineer
  • Programming within all areas of game development, including:
  • Maths and 3D graphics
  • Game engines
  • User interface
  • Special effects
  • SDK


  • Excellent C++ and/or C# skills
  • Value working with a schedule
  • Work with and extend existing code
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work/portfolio experience
  • Programming experience in the games industry would be advantageous

The Perks

  • Modern studio, located next to Southern Cross Station
  • Subsidised health care programme and gym allowance
  • Excellent employee benefits, bonuses and share options
  • Subsidised games and consoles, with additional games available to take home to play
  • Stocked kitchen for breakfast, lunch, fresh fruit and hot drinks
  • Friday night socials and regular team building outings

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