Senior Programmer

Do you see yourself as a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to programming? Are you interested in how new tech can be used make games even better? Don’t miss this opportunity!

The Mission                                                                      

We are looking for a Senior Programmer for an ambitious unannounced project here in Stockholm Sweden.

As a Senior Programmer, you will have interactions with various teams and crafts to create forward-leaning components and systems to our engine. This includes contributing to specialized systems such as in the areas of Rendering, Gameplay, Network/Online, AI, etc. You will have the opportunity to create several iterations to ensure the systems satisfy the design brief whilst being technically elegant and performant. As we work in cross-functional teams, you will be working closely with people from other disciplines and follow agile methodologies to drive your work forward.

Our plan

We know you have amazing powers and for us it is important you get to show your magic. Setting your stage, we are creating strong autonomous teams with independent decision-making, freedom to try out new things and show why it works. For us it is important that you get to shine by being creative: to take deliberate decisions, poke holes in things when required, to navigate through known pitfalls and care for your craft by honoring your commitments.

In this role, you’ll be joining our generalist programming craft and report to one of our Technical Directors. You will be asked to be part of multidisciplinary feature teams to fully enhance the features and prototypes that goes into our project.

In this role you will...

  • Work closely with other programmers to build functional systems following existing and new technical designs.
  • Develop in a multithreaded environment using modern techniques and ideas.
  • Ensure that newly developed features and systems meet minimum requirements and matches project’s code style.
  • Analyse and correct bugs identified by yourself, your close peers, development testers or people from other crafts.
  • Document your work to share knowledge on how to use the new systems and functionalities.

We would love if you...

  • Have a master’s degree in computer science or computer engineering, or equivalent training or experience.
  • Have experience from modern game engines and a never-ending curiosity for the games industry and new technology.
  • Are already up to speed on latest standards in C++, including refactoring, optimization, debugging and testing.
  • Are self-motivated and have a creative mindset to problem solving in code, knowing when you don’t need to re-invent the wheel.
  • Are well-versed in profiling and low-level optimizations.
  • Know how to follow software engineering principles and other best practices.
  • Are used to working in an international environment and to express yourself fluently in English.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Ubisoft Stockholm

Östermalmsgatan 87c
114 59 Stockholm Directions

Why Ubisoft Stockholm?

We are all game developers - no matter what your job title is! We are a family with shared interests and dreams, to create the best possible workplace and make better games. As a family we value your opinion and do our best to create an environment for you to improve your skills in and grow as a person. On your first day here, these are just some of the benefits that will be available to you:

  • Job Empowerment

    We offer you a workplace where autonomy is the norm. You are the creative, and our foremost objective is to make sure you have freedom to own your decisions. We encourage you to go where no one else has gone before.

  • Creative thinking

    We know that everyone at the studio is creative, no matter what your task is. Making new mistakes is important to us and we always welcome a good discussion on how to make our studio and games better.

  • A Global Family

    Our Studio is just one of many studios that makes Ubisoft so fantastic. You will have opportunity to form new relationships with craft leaders from all the world and attend joint gatherings & events to share and learn from your peers.


We offer you a place to test your ideas and where different perspectives and thinking are celebrated. To become the best at what we do, we encourage you to openly discuss and question our choices to ensure the right decisions are made. Everyone here is an equal and we support each other by caring for what we do and by taking responsibility for our actions - staying humble and constantly learning.


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