Generalist Programmer

Engineering Santa Ana, California


Blind Squirrel Games is seeking an enthusiastic, creative and experienced Generalist Programmer. We value talented and passionate individuals who strive to improve and hire for the long term with career development in mind. If you have a robust sense of good software architecture and strong interest in making games in a family friendly game studio, apply today!



  • Create high-performance, robust, maintainable code in a cross-platform environment
  • Evaluate existing technology architectures
  • Extend existing systems to meet long-term needs of ongoing development
  • Understand the constraints of a game development cycle (you know when bug fixing and optimization become more important than new features)
  • Work with external development partners
  • Adhere to team coding standards and practice 
  • Other duties may be assigned to accomplish company or department objectives


3+ years of professional game programming experience



Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or equivalent work experience


Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Fluent in C/C++
  • Solid understanding of multi-threaded programming
  • Strong 3D skills and low-level engine experience
  • UE 3 or 4 experience a plus
  • Effective communicator in a team oriented environment.
  • Passionate about game development and games