Senior Programmer

Disciplines: C++ Programming Unreal
Type: Full Time

About us

Purple Lamp was founded by industry veterans to pursue their passion in PC and Console gaming. A love for community driven strategy, management and light RPG games unites a team that has spent many years working together, where everyone knows what they’re doing and loves the games we’re working on.

Our team comes from many different countries: Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Iceland, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Sweden, USA, just to name a few.

The studio language is English, and we really enjoy working in a very mature yet passionate environment.

Job description

We are looking for a Senior Unreal Developer to reinforce our programming department for current and upcoming projects!

Your tasks

  • Implementing major features in our current game projects
  • Working on code architecture, task estimations and risk management
  • Contributing to the continuous development of our tools and technology, both project specific and company wide

Your profile

  • Excellent C++ skills
  • Experience with Unreal development
  • Knowledge in software architecture and design patterns
  • Proactive personality and good communication skills
  • A love for video games
  • Good English skills (written and oral)


  • 3+ years experience in game programming
  • Console development experience
  • A desire to progress as a person and take on higher responsibilities
  • European citizen or EU work permit

We offer

  • A rich variety of challenging and interesting projects
  • A creative, friendly, and positive work environment
  • Working in the center of Vienna, widely considered to be one of  the “World’s Most Livable City“
  • Competitive salary (14 times a year)
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days of paid holidays per year, plus an average of 12 bank holidays a year
  • Excellent relocation support, to make you feel at home
Austrian work law binds us to indicate the legal minimum wage for each advertised position. For the position, it would be a minimum of gross EUR 3.094,– per month, 14 salaries per year (IT Kollektivvertrag, ST1/ Regel).
The effective salary depends on qualification and experience and may be significantly higher.


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Purple Lamp Studios
Schellinggasse 6/6
Vienna, 1010

Lighting the way. In purple.