Senior Unreal Engine 4 Engineer

Cologne, Germany

As an early-adopter and pioneer, Extality is an experienced provider in the design and development of applications for XR (Extended Reality). Our deep knowledge of high-performance 3D application development ensures our clients the best-looking and best-performing projects available.

In support of our CTO we are looking for a senior Unreal Engine 4 engineer as we build up a new team facing new opportunities in the ever evolving landscapes of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). We are looking to solve complex and special challenges for our clients.

The mission for the senior Unreal Engine 4 engineer is to deliver high-quality code for the Magic Leap platform, in addition to developing processes and the pipeline for a tight integration of Unreal Engine, C++ and Unity at Extality.

Key functions of the job

  • Successfully deliver multiple work-for-hire jobs to high-profile, demanding clients, based upon the business development efforts of the company
  • Hands-on development using C++, Unreal Engine and Unity
  • Develop for the Magic Leap platform
  • Developer's portion of client jobs are delivered on-time (or ahead of schedule) to the client’s delight
  • Document all code in a clean and clear fashion such that it can be handed off to external developers w/o additional instruction
  • Build a stable, customizable Unreal Engine development process & pipeline
  • Quickly resolve level 1 and 2 bugs
  • Establish rigorous unit testing for all client deliverables
  • Establish integration testing for all major deliveries


  • Unreal Engine 4 experience (minimum 3 years)
  • C++ proficiency (minimum 5 years)
  • Experience writing and maintaining unit tests
  • Experience in high quality software architecture
  • Experience with process and pipeline automation
  • Experience with data-driven designs
  • Deep understanding of 3D graphics and shaders
  • Strong data structures, logic and algorithmic skills
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Experience working with prototype hardware
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Experience working on Virtual Reality products
  • Experience working on Augmented Reality products
  • Visual attention to detail

About us

Our team members enjoy

  • A flexible work & vacation schedule
  • Healthy food & drinks
  • Opportunity to work with a small team of carefully-selected people
  • An open minded and transparent Culture that is big on family-like team values
  • Team events like game nights, cinema & movie nights and seasonal events

If you

  • Are self-motivated and thrive in entrepreneurial environments
  • Have an innate passion for all things XR (AR/MR/VR)
  • Love to own your work and collaborate with internal and external partners
  • Love to work with pre-release and prototype hardware and software
  • Have an infectious and dedicated team spirit
  • Love creating compelling digital content for millions of people to enjoy

Join us!

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter and salary expectations.

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