Technical Director - CRYENGINE at Crytek GmbH (Frankfurt, Germany)

 Stack Overflow ·  06.12.2018

Crytek is looking for an experienced Technical Director to support and enhance our CRYENGINE Development team in our Frankfurt, Germany studio.

 *Required documents that allow a careful evaluation of your application are resume, cover letter and additional samples (Portfolio link / github etc.)*


Define the technical requirements, development strategy and roadmap. Help driving its execution.

Ensure CRYENGINE is built to industry best practices & methodology in line with long term quality expectations.

Pursue creation of a streamlined production pipeline that engages and delights customers.

Establish technical quality level of the product (coding standards, performance and scalability of features and services).

Work in close cooperation with group of CRYENGINE Technical Leads and ensure its involvement in key technical decisions.

Produce and maintain plans for mitigation of technical risks across development teams.

Ensure smooth production together with Dev Management and Technical Leads.

Aid in setting up financial roadmap and estimation of production costs.

Liaise with other technology teams on a technical and knowledge sharing level.

Coach and mentor Technical Leads when needed to help them get the best out of their teams.

Keep up with latest technology trends.

Be involved in the recruitment and on-boarding process.

Communicate well at all levels, from executive management to interns.


10+ years of professional experience in the software or games development domain, with at least 3 years in a Lead Engineer capacity.

Experience working on a game engine and web based services.

Worked on at least one AAA title from start to ship as a technical lead.

Excellent understanding of C++ in the game development environment.

Solid understanding of Web Development in the Cloud, with knowledge of AWS, Azure or Google Cloud.

Excellent understanding of the tool pipeline for asset creation.

Familiarity with information security vulnerabilities and risk management.

Experience in game development on PCs (Windows, Linux) and current-generation consoles.

Experience working with Agile Processes.

Excellent English communication and writing skills.

Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.


Experience with multiple game engines, preferably CRYENGINE.

Experience working with high load, high availability services on multiple machines.

Knowledge of web standards (CSS, DOM, Javascript, HTML). — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum