Lead Game Tools Programming Role – Working on ‘The Horizon Series’. – Netherlands

Job Specification

This studio is one of Europe’s leading game companies and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe. We started in 2000, and have pushed the boundaries of technical and artistic excellence in our games ever since.


Today, we employ more than 350 professionals from 50 different nationalities.


The Tools Team is proud of creating an innovative, powerful toolset and of supporting other teams of developers, artists and designers to achieve their vision.


You will;

Lead, coordinate and mentor the Engineers and Tools Designers on the Tools team

Drive the vision of DecimaEd, the primary tool used to author, debug, and optimize content used by the Decima Engine

Streamline the game-creation process, seeking guidance from all teams while maintaining a strategic overview

Drive the development of new tools and improve existing ones, keeping a strong focus on the underlying workflow process and a consistent user experience



Have 5+ years of DCC/GUI tools development experience

Are growth-minded and motivated towards teaching, enabling and coaching other Engineers and Tools Designers

Have excellent organizational and time management skills, and the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time

Are an experienced C++.


They have 360 staff working in their HQ in Amsterdam. This is a Hybrid role 2 days in the office 3 from home.

They offer extensive relocation and sponsorship assistance covering everything that is required and more!

They have relocated over 200 staff from 31 different nationalities so its a smooth process.

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