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We're here to make the world happier through gaming

Play and innovation are at our core. Our mission is to enable new player experiences to connect and build our community.
We're looking for future team members with diverse backgrounds and experiences to help build fun games and innovative tools that enable our players to unleash their imaginations.

Open roles


Senior Software Engineer, Games

Remote - US

Theia Studios is a new game studio building innovative RPGs. Our first game, Icons of Theia, is a competitive tactical turn-based strategy game. We are a small, fully remote, venture-backed team of tech, esports, and game industry veterans. We believe a diverse team with varied perspectives helps us make better games for a global audience and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

We are looking for a self-starting and creative Senior Software Engineer to join our team. If you're energized by tackling technical challenges in pursuit of high quality creative outcomes, working in a tight-knit collaborative environment, and are excited about shaping new experiences and a new company from the ground up - we’d love to talk to you!

  • Work with a small but scrappy team to develop and scale games
  • Build technology and tools that can be leveraged across multiple projects
  • Leverage experience to provide thought leadership on best practices - technical and beyond!
  • Be flexible and willing to learn new technologies
  • Optimize and fine-tune code for performance
  • Maintain existing codebases.
  • Tackle new challenges that arise during development
Basic Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of experience developing games in a professional environment
  • Meaningful contributor to at least one mobile/console/PC game in the market
  • Outstanding collaborator and communicator
  • Experience with modern game engine technologies (Unity, Unreal Engine, Cocos2d)
  • Advanced knowledge of at least one programming language (C#, C/C++, Objective-C, Java)
  • Excellent programming skills with a solid understanding of software engineering techniques, methodologies, and attention to detail
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn new technologies as needed
  • Positive and willing to tackle new challenges that arise during development
  • Ability to thrive in a collaborative working environment within your team and beyond
  • Development experience with version control software
Preferred Qualifications
  • Mobile development experience (iOS and Android)
  • Experience with live service games / games-as-a-service
  • Entrepreneurial experience or interest
  • Competitive Salary
  • Significant equity as a founding employee
  • Flexible time off - work hard and take time when you need it

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