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Tools Engineer


We are one of Australia's largest game development companies in Melbourne and we are looking for a highly skilled C++ Programmer to join our talented team in developing a game for PC, VR, Mobile and console platforms. We’re looking for an individual that has very strong engine programming skills and will help bring our games to the next level by joining a team that holds the player’s connected experience at the core of its mission.


If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, love the gaming community, and have a strong interest in games then this is a great opportunity to become part of a growing team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Innovation is key. Ensure that new workflow or tool ideas are presented to the Team Lead on a bi monthly basis

  • ​Focus on documentation of processes and uploading to Confluence

  • Work with the QA lead and team directly to automate systems for testing

  • Create Tools in Unreal to integrate and verify integration of Ad and Analytics SDKs 

  • Create and develop automation tools to streamline and maintain the QA process

  • Be innovative with new ideas of new tools and ways to assist the development team including the QA team

  • Create efficient and performant assets to integrate with your titles

  • Help in reinforcing great teamwork and amazing studio culture

What You Bring To The Role

  • Strong experience Writing Editor Tools

  • Experience working with Jenkins (CI) Tools

  • SDK/Plugin integration with Unity and/or Unreal

  • Great Knowledge of improving the QA pipeline

  • Excellent Communication and proven teamwork

  • Ad and Analytics integration experience

Bonus Points

  • Knowledge and understanding of network and multiplayer architecture

  • Strong knowledge of C#

  • Work with low-level graphics or rendering programming

  • Worked with the Unreal Engine source code

How to Apply

Email your application to jobs@playsidestudios.com.

Your application should include your CV, cover letter and any relevant portfolio links. While working your cover letter, please consider the following:

  • Why are you applying for our role at Playside? 

  • Tell us all about yourself!

  • What is your proudest work achievement?

  • Why do you think you're the one for this role? 

  • Why are you leaving your current role?

  • How many weeks' notice do you need?

Only candidates successful will be contacted. Do keep an eye on our LinkedIn page and careers page to future roles.