Software Development Engineer II - Game Engine Rendering

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Join a talented cross-functional team of dynamic, passionate engineers who deliver mapping and location services to Unity and Unreal Engine. Bring your passion for advanced visualization and effects to life with the ArcGIS Maps SDK for game engines. This team is working with some of the most advanced technologies. As a software development engineer on our team, you will be able to advance the visualization of mapping using the power of the game engines.

ArcGIS Maps SDK for Unity

ArcGIS Maps SDK for Unreal Engine

Our ideal candidate will be familiar with game engine programming (from low-level rendering to editor UI) and have a strong C++ programming background.


  • Build software components using mostly C++ but also C# for Unity integration
  • Build software that follows industry-standard design patterns, development methodologies, and deployment models
  • Solve low-level rendering challenges for both Unity and Unreal Engine
  • Collaborate with other developers, engineers, and product managers throughout the development process
  • Work effectively in a small, agile scrum team environment
  • Continuously evolve your skills through study, training, and collaborating with colleagues
  • Develop unit tests for software components using Google test or game engine frameworks


  • 2+ years as a software developer with experience in C/C++ programming
  • Solid foundation in software development
  • Strong foundation in object-oriented and data-driven software principles
  • Ability to analyze software/algorithms and identify improvements
  • Knowledge of Unity and Unreal Engine
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Motivation to take ownership of tasks and the determination to drive them to completion
  • Bachelor's in computer science, engineering, or a related field
  • Existing work authorization for Spain

Recommended Qualifications

  • Experience developing C++ components
  • Experience in C# programming language
  • Good understanding of the compile and link process of a C++ app/lib
  • Knowledge of Esri products or similar GIS or spatial software
  • Experience using Git as source management system in large teams
  • Experience using Visual Studio for software development
  • Experience developing in a scrum environment
  • Master's in computer science, engineering, or a related field



About Esri

At Esri, diversity is more than just a word on a map. When employees of different experiences, perspectives, backgrounds, and cultures come together, we are more innovative and ultimately a better place to work. We believe in having a diverse workforce that is unified under our mission of creating positive global change. We understand that diversity, equity, and inclusion is not a destination but an ongoing process. We are committed to the continuation of learning, growing, and changing our workplace so every employee can contribute to their life’s best work. Our commitment to these principles extends to the global communities we serve by creating positive change with GIS technology. For more information on Esri’s Racial Equity and Social Justice initiatives, please visit our website here.

If you don’t meet all of the preferred qualifications for this position, we encourage you to still apply!

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