Software Engineer, Associate-Mid

At Frostkeep Studios, we are always looking for talented, smart and creative people who share our vision of making the best games we possibly can. As a small company, we consider ourselves a family and we’re hoping to find more team players with a multitude of skills who want to grow with us. We have big plans ahead for our studio and its first game, Rend, and are looking for a passionate software engineer to help us take it forward into the future. For this position, we're willing to consider both junior level and staff level engineers.


  • Work alongside our design and art teams to design and implement game features in UE4
  • With some guidance, work closely with the design team on feature development in an ad-hoc fashion
  • Solving problems, developing features, and fixing bugs as they arrive
  • Helping with emerging live issues as they arrive


  • Strong understanding of engineering fundamentals and ability to focus on collaborative problem solving
  • Fluent in C++ (secondary languages are a bonus)
  • Ability to think both tactically and strategically when it comes to systems and implementation
  • Eagerness to work on many different parts of the game and break down knowledge silos
  • Self-starter that will constantly seek to improve Rend while working independently
  • Enthusiastic learner, always seeking to level up development skills
  • Passionate about writing clean and highly performant code
  • Some games industry experience and basic understanding of survival games


  • Unreal Engine experience
  • Tools experience
  • Build and infrastructure experience
  • Gameplay experience
  • Server experience

Frostkeep Studios is located in sunny Southern California in the city of Irvine, just a block from the Irvine Transit Station allowing for easy travel to the studio. Frostkeep Studios offers great benefits, including several work-from-home opportunities, new hardware, unlimited PTO, and more!

We look forward to hearing from you. Please reach out to us with your resume and cover letter at (Candidates only, no recruiters please!)