Imagine more for your career by joining Keywords Studios Talent Community, the ultimate hub for talent in the AAA game development industry. We're a major player in gaming, with a global network of over 70+ studios across 26 countries, each with its own unique culture and expertise. Our collaborative approach sets us apart as the top choice for technical and creative services for renowned console and mobile game developers worldwide. We offer industry-leading solutions such as game development, art services, marketing, globalization, quality assurance, player support and more.

If you're a Game Programmer based in Abu Dhabi or looking to relocate, this is an exciting opportunity to be part of our team.

About the role:

As a Game Programmer, you will work closely with the development team to create high-quality games. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing game mechanics and features using C++.

  • Optimizing game performance and memory usage.

  • Collaborating with other team members to deliver high-quality code.

  • Debugging and fixing issues in the game.


Here are some of the benefits our studios can offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits

  • Projects aligned with your expertise

  • Collaborate with industry leaders on AAA titles

  • Professional growth opportunities

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Relocation and visa support

  • Dedicated to diversity and inclusion

  • Additional perks: cycle-to-work, IT schemes, pensions, healthcare, social events, and more.

Our Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) Commitment:Keywords Studios is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, ethnicity, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. If you require any adjustments during the process please let us know in your application. We are committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation. We especially welcome applications from candidates of underrepresented groups in the industry.


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Experience & Requirements

  • Strong proficiency in C++ programming language.

  • Experience working in the video game industry.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills.

  • Experience with game engines such as Unreal Engine.

  • Knowledge of game development principles and methodologies.