Head of Core Tech (m/f/d)

  • Vollzeit
  • Hamburg

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Your Mission

The Core Tech team supports both internal and external teams with their expertise in engine, tools, performance, and platform support. We are comfortable working in Unreal Engine, Unity, and proprietary engines. We ship games on a whole range of platforms, like Xbox Series X, PlayStation 5, Stadia, PC, or Nintendo Switch. We make sure our games stay on the cutting edge by exploring new technologies. We enable content creators by taking care of the technical details.

  • Lead our development efforts
    • Ensure everyone can work to their best abilities
    • Help partners and teams decide on technologies and strategies
    • Ensure we can hit our milestones
    • Contribute to scheduling and scoping of our projects
    • Establish standards, guidelines, and best practices
    • Identify and mitigate technical risks
  • Coach and mentor technical leads and team members
    • Provide career growth plans to our engineers and leads
    • Strive to improve our technology and practices
    • Attract, hire, and retain engineers
  • Build and foster relationships with external and internal partners
  • Confidently provide hands-on advice
  • Oversee and review the quality and performance of our code and designs
  • Be prepared to jump in and program or debug yourself when needed

Your Skillset

  • At least 5 years of experience in a technical leadership position
  • Worked on the complete development cycle of at least 1 AA – AAA game shipped on consoles or PC
  • At least 10 years of software development experience
  • Bachelor‘s degree in Computer Science (or comparable experience)
  • Extensive hands-on experience in C++ and at least one more programming language
  • Experience in multiple areas of game development (gameplay, AI, tools, engines, audio, etc.)
  • Experience developing, debugging, and optimizing for consoles and PC
  • Mastery of good software engineering practices
  • Experience recruiting and growing teams
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Willing to relocate to the greater Hamburg area, Germany area and/or be on-side regularly


  • Experience with Unreal Engine
  • Experience working on multi-platform titles
  • Experience working with remote teams

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