At Mojang, we create games, products and services to inspire creativity. We develop games with a strong community focus and put players first in everything we do. Our games are built for everyone, because we believe in demonstrating equality and not just talking about it.
The Minecraft Dungeons team consists of roughly 25 people, half of which are developers and the rest a mix of; designers, artists, audio designers, testers, build engineers and producers. We all collaborate closely within and across disciplines as well as with our partner studio in the U.K who helps us both with console development and additional content. The team in general has a strong sense of ownership for our product and our individual work, we really enjoy working together and helping each other out and even after years of development we still have a blast when playing Minecraft Dungeons together!
As a Senior developer at our Dungeons team, you will be responsible for designing, creating, and documenting the larger architecture of the team’s work and helping other teams understand this architecture.
You will work closely with the entire engineering organization, and act as a role model in leveling up others, as well as foster team- and cross-functional collaboration. This may include acting as a valued point of contact with other parts of the organization, helping less senior engineers advance in their role, or giving talks or demos helping others in the studio understand the team's work. Through your expertise, you will be a cornerstone in improving the wider code organization.
- Proficiency in C++
- Proficient in one modern game engine (Unreal or Unity)
- Have shipped multiple games (if you’ve shipped console games, that’s a huge plus!)
- Strong familiarity with Agile work methods and principles
- Experience working with successful cross-functional teams
For this position, we believe that you are a strong collaborator with leadership aspirations. You believe in personal and professional growth and have a drive of helping others do the same. To fit into our fantastic culture, you are kind and empathetic, curious about others and embrace diverse perspectives. Furthermore, you have a player's first approach, meaning you proactively meet and exceed players expectations of our amazing game!
Studio location: Stockholm
Reports to: Tech lead
Employment type: Fulltime
Mojang is a Microsoft-owned game developer studio based in Stockholm, Sweden. We are best known as the creators of Minecraft, and are currently working on several new games, a movie, a board game, and lots more – all within the Minecraft franchise.
To help us create amazing things, we have built an equally amazing studio space. Situated right on the water by Söder Mälarstrand, it’s filled to the brim with all the tools, toys and inspiration required to create world-class entertainment. But of course, the people of Mojang are what makes this place truly special. When you join, you’ll find yourself in the company of incredibly bright, warm, and creative individuals – all united and working toward a single goal. Come help us achieve it!
Mojang strives to be a diverse and inclusive studio and if you think this job sounds like your passion, you are more than welcome to apply, no matter who you are or where you are from.