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* Feel free to submit your work if you’re interested in Well Told! We keep a backlog of applications for future opportunities!

Game Programmer (Unreal)

Hey there!

Well Told is an indie game company that focuses on balancing good stories and tight gameplay for cutting-edge platforms and mediums. We are located in Orange County, CA and we’re looking for full-time and freelancer folks to join our next full-funded project. This unannounced title is made for VR/PC with a focus on narrative, combat, and roguelike gameplay. Hope you like cowboys!

If you’d like to know more, send us an application! We’re excited to meet you.

Job Details

  • Full-time, or Remote contractor
  • Start Date: January/February 2022
  • 1-3+ years of experience.
  • Full-time benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Life, PTO, Bonuses


  • Efficiently deliver and maintain production-quality code, workflows, and tools
  • Design and build a wide range of technology and systems to meet the changing demands of the project and team
  • Provide technical guidance to teammates, ranging from short-term problem solving to long-term roadmap planning
  • Communicate and collaborate with a cross-disciplinary team to create immersive game experiences

Required Skills

  • Experience writing game code in any programming language
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate with teammates of different technical and non-technical backgrounds to help them navigate technology and achieve their goals
  • Comfortable working in a fast-moving and ambitious small team environment with minimal oversight

Nice-to-have Skills

  • Experience working in C++ 
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine
  • Experience with a variety of current game engines building for many platforms (PC, Console, Mobile, VR)
  • Breadth of perspective of global game culture and emerging trends

Hello there! Are you interested in working with us for a position that is not currently posted? Well, do not fret!!

We’re always keeping our eyes peeled to expand our network and to learn of the unique wizardly skills you may possess! Below select the other option to fill us in on what you do. It may take millennia for us to respond, but we’ll certainly review your submission and keep you in mind. Who knows what opportunities are in store for the future, destinies may align.

Thank you greatly for your time and interest!