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Senior Unreal Engine Programmer

Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA · Montreal, QC, Canada · Remote
Posted on Friday, June 30, 2023

Arcadia is creating a new category in gaming unlike anything gamers or audiences have experienced before: SuperSports. It's the world's first gaming platform that combines Esports with traditional athletics. Instead of avatars, Arcadia Athletes use their bodies as controllers inside competitive video games - in front of live interactive audiences.

Esports + Traditional Sports = Arcadia. Check out our official launch trailer here:

To accomplish this vision, we are leveraging the full power of Unreal Engine to merge game development, VR development, full body tracking, networking, virtual production and much more - and the Unreal Game Programmer plays a critical role in ensuring our success. The ideal candidate is passionate about technology and innovation, is self-motivated and has a desire to create the next best game.


  • Develop and maintain free roam multiplayer large scale VR games inside Unreal Engine.
  • Work hand-in-hand with the founders, programmers and artists.
  • Implement and maintain productivity and game balance tools for other developers.
  • Imagine, prototype and propose ideas for new games and game mechanics.
  • Independently manage and track progress against deadlines.
  • Efficiently communicate progress and hurdles to other team members.
  • Evaluate emerging problems and future needs, propose solutions and time estimates.


The ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about games, virtual reality and sports with the following skills:

  • 5 years of experience as a C++ developer in Unreal Engine.
  • Experience with Blueprint Scripting development.
  • Multiplayer networking development skills.
  • Good coding ethic with constructive and informative comment habits.
  • Understanding of the software/hardware requirements for Unreal Engine, 3D assets, textures and optimizing for high frame rates in VR.
  • Ability to work independently while also collaborating in a team environment.
  • Strong ability to present your work to other team members.
  • The ideal candidate will be organized, able to work and coordinate on multiple projects and quickly pivot between them, while communicating with the team to meet our project goals.


  • Experience with DevOps.
  • Knowledge of Python
  • Web development skills
  • Experience with free-roam VR/AR gaming and development
  • Experience with Oculus Quest development

We look forward to reviewing your application to The Arcadia Games!

Arcadia is an equal opportunity employer and is proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our customers.