(Senior) Software Engineer (C++)

Software Development
| #python #C++

We are looking for passionate Software Engineer to enhance our team working on the GOG Galaxy gaming platform. Join us and build an innovative, cross-platform desktop application that targets the goal “All your games and friends in one place”. Work hand in hand with our sister company, CD PROJEKT RED and other AAA game developers on delivering best online gaming experiences that reach millions of gamers.

Responsibilities:

  • Shape the future of GOG GALAXY, our multi-platform desktop app, used by millions of gamers worldwide
  • Develop and own major features in the app, client-facing functionalities, networking, gameplay and community
  • Implement performance measurements, testing strategies and optimizations
  • Work with other engineers in SCRUM framework and mentor less experienced team members
  • Stay abreast of emerging new technologies, research new tools and implement best practices

Job Requirements:

  • Deep knowledge of C++ and relevant experience (3+ professional experience)
  • Experience with the client-server architecture
  • Experience in developing desktop applications on various platforms (at least on Windows)
  • Experience with multithreaded programming
  • Knowledge of software development best practices (version control, testing, deployment, code reviews, clean code etc.).
  • Exposure to system architecture
  • At least basic knowledge of Python
  • Good command of English

Pluses:

  • Experience in working with various multi-platform UI toolkits (for example: Qt, wxWidgets)
  • Knowledge of network protocols and communication (TCP, UDP, HTTP)
  • Knowledge of network and server security issues
  • Experience with creating cross-platform software
  • Knowledge of web-related technologies: HTTP protocol, HTML, JavaScript, CSS etc.

What we offer:

  • A unique opportunity to enter a booming industry and to influence the future of digital distribution
  • A gamer’s paradise where you will be surrounded by games - living & breathing them!
  • A great, laid-back work atmosphere in our office based in Warsaw, Poland
  • The chance to work in an international environment with exceptional experts
  • Access to health care and sports activity packages
  • A relocation package for foreigners as well as assistance from HR throughout the whole process
  • Polish lessons should you need them
  • Frequent social activities, free fruit, an in-house cafeteria, and other goodies are standard
  • An in-house gym, open 24/7, available exclusively to CD PROJEKT RED & GOG employees
  • Free access to CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com games

If you think you’ve got what it takes, please submit your CV (in English) and code samples here:

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