Lead Indie Developer (Generalist)

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May 26, 2021
Full Time
Stockholm, SE

Midjiwan is the studio behind The Battle of Polytopia – the strategy hit game that has been installed by millions of players all over the world. Our game can be played on mobiles, desktops and even in Tesla cars.

We are now looking for a full time Lead Indie Developer who can help us develop our next exciting game project. You will be joining a team in our office located in Gamla Stan in Stockholm, Sweden. Initially, it can be a remote employment but in the long run our goal is that you will be based in Stockholm.


  • Work closely with the game designer and artists for our next game.
  • Rendering and optimization of 3D graphics.
  • Assist in ongoing development of The Battle of Polytopia.
  • Oversee so that the code base is of good quality.
  • Generalist – used to having many responsibilities.


  • Generalist – used to having many responsibilities.
  • Minimum 3 years of game development experience in an established studio.
  • Minimum 3 year of Unity development experience.


  • Experience in iOS / Android development.
  • Experience in Steam development.
  • Experience in tools creation and structure to enable efficient workflows.
  • Experience with multiplayer backend development.

About us

We are the developers behind The Battle of Polytopia, the award-winning strategy game that takes place in the mythical land of Polytopia. Our expertise lies within creating a superior gaming experience for our devoted players. Players that have helped us build a fantastic community around the game.

At Midjiwan we are trying to create a vibrant, creative workplace which great people will seek out and make great things. We are a small but excellent team and we are all doing great things.

About The Battle of Polytopia

The Battle of Polytopia is a turn based strategy game that has been installed by millions of players all over the world. It’s a game about ruling the world, fighting evil AI tribes and other players. You play as one of many tribes, explore the world, build cities, develop technologies and wage war against other tribes in order to take control over the mythical land of Polytopia.

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