Game Programmer

Torpor Games
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August 29, 2022
Full Time
Berlin, DE
up to €2750 per month

We are looking for new, awesome people to work with!


About you:

You want to realize games that have meaning. You have played Suzerain or you are going to now. (We can provide keys.)

  • 1+ years of professional game programming experience
  • Experience with Articy
  • Proficiency in Unity UI
  • Studied game-related field or equivalent related experience
  • Minimum C1 or equivalent English language proficiency
  • Knowledge of Git and JSON
  • Experience in working with UI/UX development
  • Teamwork-driven and a passion for gamedev with societal subjects


Plus if you have:

  • Released commercial game or equivalent experience
  • Worked on game development for Nintendo Switch, Android and iOS platforms
  • Passion for narrative, story-rich and roleplaying games
  • Knowledge and previous research about the 30s, 40s, 50s
  • 3+ years of professional game programming or equivalent experience


About the job

  • As a member of the Torpor Games team, you will be responsible for developing the Suzerain product technically
  • You will be testing game builds on phone and tablet devices and reporting bugs on their bespoke platforms
  • Assisting and being part of a new exciting concept’s vertical slice development and production phase
  • A key element will be to build on existing systems and adapt them to improve the game


The full-time position will start with a probation period of 6 months. The position is in-office but has two work-from-home days of your choosing. The start date is 1st of September 2022 and the end date is the 1st of September 2023.



  • Flexible working hours
  • Two remote days per week
  • Factory Berlin membership and office space
  • BVG city transportation ticket
  • Urban Sports Club membership


Additional Details:

  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start date: 01.09.2022
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Salary: up to €2750 per month
Torpor Games

Torpor Games UG is an indie games company founded in Berlin in 2019. Torpor Games creates thought-provoking entertainment in all forms to expand horizons, shift perspectives and challenge morality in all facets of the human experience.

Combining a wide variety of disciplines and experience, the team of nine is working on the critically acclaimed, community-boosted, and financially successful Suzerain title and a new unannounced game project set in the same fictional universe.

Featured Game

As President Rayne, lead the nation of Sordland in your first term of this text-based RPG. Navigate a political drama driven by conversations with your cabinet members. With looming war, rooted corruption, economic crisis and reform needed, the choices fall on your shoulders. How will you lead?

A political drama set in the 1950s, the game allows players to explore what they would do if they had to lead a country in political turmoil? Suzerain demonstrates Torpor’s goal of questioning our reality through the medium of video games.

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