Junior Gameplay Engineer

Timonium, MD
Posted 4 weeks ago

Oxide Games is looking for a Junior Gameplay Engineer to join our team, working on a new IP AAA game with a first party publisher. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a passion for learning new skills, have a strong foundation in programming, and be eager to work in a highly collaborative team environment.


  • Work directly with the design staff to implement new gameplay features, providing any insights and improvements to the feature during development;
  • Be flexible in working directly with paired designers on feature sets, some who code and will want to assist in implementation, some who don’t;
  • Learn and understand high-level design and gameplay paradigms and industry trends;


  • BS degree, preferably in Computer Science or related field;
  • Some C++ knowledge;
  • Identifies as a gamer, and has a passion for PC games and gameplay paradigms;
  • Is a strong team player and thrives working in a collaborative environment;

As a plus:

  • Knowledge of any additional languages, such as C# or Python;
  • Is a dual major in Mathematics, or can demonstrate strong math skills particularly in statistics and probability;
  • 1+ years industry experience or a Master’s degree in related field;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Has some experience or coursework in UI design and implementation;
  • Has some experience or coursework in AI;
  • Has some experience or coursework in 3D Graphics;

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