Outplay Job Role

C++ Engineer


Details of this position:

Location: Flexi Hybrid - incl. Remote options (UK/EU), United Kingdom,
Department: Engineering
Contract: Full Time

At Outplay we are looking for strong C++ Programmers to join our highly talented software engineering team. We encourage our engineers to use their initiative and take pride in their work, making decisions about technical approaches to help our products perform and grow. 


Your Responsibilities 

You are keen to build on the success of our games to date and are excited about continuing to enhance Outplay games with extra content and features. You will lead the coding effort on new content, extend functionality, mentor coders, and work on delivering an outstanding experience for our players. 

You are a naturally strong developer with the ability to work and communicate well in a team environment. You are a passionate individual, with the ability to contribute to ideas, support, and provide ideas, thoughts, and opinions in order to help drive your game product forward as you share your understanding of mobile games and development with your team. 


About You 

  • Strong C++ knowledge 
  • Good understanding of OO principles 
  • Good understanding of game coding principles and techniques 


Bonus Experience

  • Knowledge of cocos2d-x is desirable 
  • Professional experience developing mobile games 
  • Released titles for mobile platforms is a plus 


About Us

Founded in 2010 and based in Dundee, Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in the UK.

To date, the studio’s games have received over 160 million downloads, have been featured multiple times as Apple’s Editors’ Choice, won TIGA awards and received a BAFTA nomination.  

With a passionate focus on making the best games, our talented and dynamic team has developed several critically acclaimed and award-winning games.  and  are the latest titles in the portfolio, continuing to deliver the high-quality visuals, production values and casual yet engaging gameplay that Outplay is known for. 

With an exciting pipeline of future titles in development and continued growth on our existing games, Outplay is just getting started. 


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We also offer the following benefits:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Flexi Hybrid working model
  • Enhanced Parental leaves
  • Worldwide travel insurance
  • Private health and dental care
  • Wellbeing resources
  • 33 days Holidays
  • Learning and Development
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Working at Outplay:

We have a flexible hybrid work model at Outplay, prioritising flexibility, inclusion, health and enjoyment. With our work model, our roles can be fulfilled with the flexibility to choose to relocate to work fully onsite in Dundee or in a hybrid mode, either locally or from anywhere in the UK or European work locations.

At Outplay, our mission is to create limitless fun for everyone who plays our games, and we value every individual that helps make that goal a reality. We are committed to remaining an equal opportunities employer and provide a friendly, safe, and welcoming environment for everyone who works here irrespective of age, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, gender, gender identity and expression, physical appearance, body size, and sexual orientation. All our employees are treated with dignity and respect because being part of Outplay is more than just work – it’s a family.

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