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Sunday April 20, 2014

Limbic Entertainment develops and sells game software at both national and international level. Our core competences are game design as well as programming, hosting and maintaining online and social games. Currently, our focus lies on Unity3D and classical PC client games.

Since Limbic’s foundation, the company released more than 60 product versions which have been published in more than a dozen languages. Initially, Limbic’s emphasis was on client based games, but making online games soon became a second mainstay.

For our AAA PC/Online production in our office in Langen/Hesse we are currently looking for a


Lead Programmer (m/f)


As technical lead, you are in charge of the technical realization as well as quality management and the conduction of our products. This includes coordinating a team of programmers and taking responsibility for the technical implementation of PC and/or online games. As a specialist in your field, you are our internal contact person for topic-related questions. Also, as an executive employee, you will be responsible for leading your team, which involves both the factual and the disciplinary aspect of team leadership.


Your tasks:

  • Defining and prioritizing tasks, based on design specifications
  • Scheduling programmers' tasks according to their respective skills
  • Estimating the amount of technical work to be expended
  • Identifying, monitoring and confining technical project risks
  • Greenlighting your team's technical milestones
  • Close collaboration with project management
  • Active participation in coding




  • Several years of experience in game development, preferably PC and online games
  • Several released products
  • Experience in working with the Unreal3 engine
  • Well acquainted with Visual Studio, profound C++ skills
  • Excellent knowledge in development environments, standards and technologies such as OOP, Software Design Patterns, UML …
  • Experience in code and data optimizing in order to improve performance and memory usage
  • Good knowledge of unit tests and profiler tools (such as Telemetry, Understand or AQtime)
  • Profound mathematical skills (linear algebra, trigonometry …)
  • Unity3D- and C#-skills are a plus
  • You are a problem solver who stays cool even when dealing with a high workload
  • High affinity to games, internet and multimedia
  • Fluent in English

What we offer:

  • A responsible and challenging position in a dynamic business
  • Our team of 30 employees contributes to a nice and cooperative working atmosphere
  • Flat hierarchies make for quick decision-making
  • Interesting game projects with many different, diverse and challenging tasks
  • Appropriate  payment


Please send your substantial application via E-Mail to

Ms. Katja Majer

S5 Box