Lead Programmer for DayZ

AT Bohemia Interactive

Prague, Czech Republic

Bohemia Interactive

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Bohemia Interactive is looking for a Lead Programmer to join our DayZ team in Prague to reinforce our programming department. As a Programmer, you will spearhead our future development efforts and mentor our upcoming Software Engineers. A successful Lead Programmer will also be a team-player, able to work with already established systems, and be flexible when it comes to the day-to-day needs of the project. 

Job Description

  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Lead up to 4 team members
  • Show own invention in learning new knowledge (scripting, algorithms, data structure)
  • Fix bugs in software (game engine)
  • Adjust programs and game engine
  • Actively design solutions
  • Seek to improve workflow as well as new techniques
  • Bear know-how, has an impact on the final form of the game
  • Work on game mechanisms and game-play
  • Work on new technologies
  • Cooperate with other departmens


  • A minimum of 5 years' of programming experience
  • Expertise in C/C++
  • Gamedev experience
  • Professional experience demonstrating proficiency in algorithm design, understanding of complexity, and software architecture and design
  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent spoken and written communication


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Graphic Art, or a related field or equivalent experience
  • Previous experience shipping and supporting a live product
  • Experience with console development


  • 27 days of holidays per year
  • Company profit-sharing plan, benefit program, meal contribution
  • Relocation package
  • All our games for free and more

Applicants should submit their portfolio and CV detailing their previous work experience as well as a cover letter outlining their interest to work for Bohemia Interactive.

Lead Programmer for DayZ

  • Prague, Czech Republic
Type of Contract
  • Full-time
  • Programming