Senior Software Engineer (10018179)

Consoles Development (10001109) Full Time

Tue Feb 06 2024

Chicago, Illinois, United States



Wargaming is a company with a rich history and a bright future. Founded in 1998, we have grown from a small team of passionate gamers into a global leader in the gaming industry.

Job Overview:

WargamingUSA is looking for a Senior Gameplay Software Engineer to join our World of Tanks Modern Armor team. Our environment is a combination of casual creativity and functional productivity with an emphasis on fun games and solid engineering. One of the most satisfying aspects of life at Wargaming is seeing your work flourish in the expanding world of Wargaming titles and interacting with the millions of fans around the world who recognize your achievements.

Reports to:

Lead Gameplay Software Engineer.

What will you do?

  • Code, debug, and manage gameplay systems.

  • Develop and maintain gameplay systems in a client/server environment.

  • Collaborate across disciplines to implement new gameplay features and improvements.

  • Assist team leads with engineering task specifications and scheduling.

  • Work closely with content creators to implement, expand, and maintain game systems for continually updated online titles.

What are we looking for?

  • Experience and deep knowledge with Unreal Engine 4/5.

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, physics, or engineering.

  • Deep knowledge of the C++ language and commonly used data structures.

  • 5+ years of console or PC game development experience with at least two shipped titles.

  • Experience programming for current or older consoles + Steam.

  • Ability to write robust, maintainable code.

  • Excellent knowledge of 3D math.

  • Strong communications skills.

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • AAA Studio Experience.

  • Experience with networked multiplayer games is a plus.

  • Experience with Python and Lua is a plus.


Benefits and perks are tailored to the local market and culture. Our benefits in Chicago include:

  • Flexible working hours & work from home option 

  • Video game areas, Table tennis set up and more... 

  • Wellbeing perks (Dedicated Well-being room, Employee Assistance Program)

  • Health Insurance (including family coverage), 401k plan.

  • Career development and education opportunities within the company

  • Employee discounts

  • Personal Gaming Account 

  • Coffee, fruits, snacks in the office

  • Company events 

  • Seniority Awards  

  • Referral program - you can recommend the best talents to the Company and receive a reward. 


About Wargaming 

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 16 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.

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