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Junior Tools Engineer for Sandbox


Crytek is looking for a passionate Junior Tools Engineer to support our CRYENGINE team.

As a Junior Tools Engineer, you will be working in a cooperative, cross-disciplinary environment to develop the CRYENGINE Sandbox Editor. On our innovative and friendly team, you can expect your abilities and scope of duties to grow as you make a real difference.

Relocation & Remote Work
Although we believe living close to our studio helps foster team spirit and stronger bonds between team members, we understand that people have different needs and expectations for their place of residence. You have a choice of three location options, allowing you to work with Crytek from anywhere you wish:

1. Come to our modern headquarters in Frankfurt and receive an attractive relocation package and have access to all of our benefits.

2. If you are already living in a European Union member state, we are able to offer you a permanent work contract and allow you to work remotely as an employee from there. 

3. If you are interested in full-time remote work in any other country outside of the European Union, we can offer you a freelance contract arrangement.


    • Contribute to the development of the CRYENGINE Sandbox Editor.
    • Maintain one or multiple Sandbox sub-systems and integrations with the CRYENGINE.
    • Contribute to maintenance and improvements of low-level engine systems.
    • Ensure reliability and stability of the editor code base.
    • Contribute developer documentation based on on-going developments.


    • At least a Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
    • Strong C++ knowledge. Solid software engineering and debugging skills.
    • Good understanding of computer architecture fundamentals (memory subsystems, CPU/GPU architecture etc.).
    • Worked on university related and private game or modding projects (please provide a portfolio link).
    • Good mathematical skills.
    • Show a strong passion for making the highest quality / state of the art games.
    • Experience with any game engines preferably experience with CRYENGINE.
    • Team player and self-driven.
    • Willing to learn.
    • Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparence.


    • Experience developing user interfaces.
    • At least basic knowledge of the Qt framework.
    • Understanding principles of user experience.

What you can expect from us

    • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
    • Flexible work time.
    • FUN.
    • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
    • Free onsite German lessons for our employees.
    • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
    • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
    • Relocation support.
    • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment. 
    • ...and much more!
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