Game Engineer (d/f/m/∞)

Who we are

Barrel Roll Games was founded in 2017 as an indie game studio which successfully published the humorous Hide & Seek title
“Witch It” and won prices such as “Best German Game” in 2018 (Deutscher Computerspielepreis).
We’re striving to create the most enjoyable game experience for players, who want to have an amusing time with their friends.
We’ve always been aware of how important it is to emphasize the individual strength of every team member.

Job description

We are looking for a talented, motivated software engineer to work on our acclaimed game “Witch It”. Your job will be to expand on the game features as well as improving the existing code base.
Initially you will be working on the console ports so either the experience or the motivation to deep-dive into the ins and outs of console development is a requirement.

Help us to keep “Witch It” the awesome game it is today and to make it even more awesome in the future!


  • Working on “Witch It” as game developer
  • Implementing new game features in Blueprint or C++
  • Assisting Xbox Live and PlayStation Network integration
  • Solving console platform specific problems
  • Analyzing and optimizing existing code

What makes you special

  • Proven practical experience with Unreal engine (C++ and Blueprint)
  • Experience with multiplayer game development
  • Strong hands on mentality and great interest to evolve
  • Knowledge of good software engineering practices to write clean code
  • Be able to work on existing code
  • Passion for video games
  • Strong communication skills (English or German)


  • Experience with porting games to Xbox, Playstation and/or Switch
  • Have successfully worked on shipped titles
  • Based in Germany

What you can expect from us:

  • We work 100% remotely. You decide where you want to work!
  • Freedom and flexibility for your perfect work-life-balance.
  • 30 days of paid vacation + off-days on 24th and 31st of December.
  • Attractive salary
  • Small, young and highly motivated team
  • Open space for your ideas to shape the future of Witch It
  • Appreciative start-up working culture
  • Performance before presence: we measure your success by your results, not by the number of lines of code
  • Support and regular exchange and communication – always feel connected as #ONEteam