Lead Engine Programmer

Engine Programming / Quebec / Full -time
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With multiple awards to our name, Larian Studios has proven that we’re dedicated to delivering high-quality role-playing games. The team that created Divinity: Original Sin 2, PC Gamer’s Game of the Year 2017 and Metacritic’s top-rated PC game of 2017, is working on new projects and looking for new talents. We engage our players on every level with combat, exploration, puzzles and dialogue. To take our player engagement to new and greater heights, we need your help. We want to find passionate, skillful people to join us on our next adventure and are now looking for a Lead Engine Programmer for our Quebec City  studio.

Lead Engine Programmer


  • Lead, mentor and coach Quebec Engine team
  • Assist with recruiting of Engine Programmers
  • Manage code reviews and code features documentation
  • Work in tandem with Larian Studios other programming Leads
  • Assist in maintaining, porting and extending our proprietary engine on multiple platforms
  • Debug and optimize code to hit quality and performance targets
  • Show a strong passion for low level coding and a big interest in performance analysis
  • Complete all tasks in a timely manner and to a consistent high quality standard 
  • Develop well designed software within project schedule to team standards
  • Show strong passion for making the highest quality state of the art games 
  • Safeguard company assets including source code, art work, tools, technical know-how


  • 2+ years lead or management experience
  • 5+ years programming in games
  • Excellent C++ skills
  • Strong mentor and coaching ability
  • Strong technical background (Bachelor/Master degree in computer science)
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Passion for making and playing great games
  • Experience with graphics APIs like OpenGL 4 and DirectX 11
  • Experience with a wide range of CPU and GPU profiling tools
  • Multi threading should be second nature

We are looking for highly motivated individuals with ever-evolving skillsets and passion for player experience. If you want to contribute to making amazing RPG experiences, we would love to hear from you.

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