VP of Game Engineering

There are many things that make Believers who we are, but our defining characteristic is an unwavering dedication to the player experience. We believe that player-first development is critical for games, esports, and all forms of media that allow us to engage with our favorite worlds and heroes. We are not just a game company, we are a company for Gamers. We believe that collaboration and diverse thought drive innovation, and we foster a development culture around that principle. 

We are looking for a VP of Engineering who will lead all Gameplay engineering efforts on Believer’s flagship game. In the first six months, you will determine key technical milestones with the CTO (i.e. - Engine, Infrastructure, etc), set up engineering standards and workflows, and ramp up hiring - putting into place key leaders that will report directly to you.


  • Own career development, performance management, and technical recruitment across the Game Studio.

  • Partner closely with the CTO on developing the strength and health of the Engineering organization, building a culture of learning and iteration through real-time feedback.

  • Partner with Studio Leadership to ensure the Engineering team lives our shared values through their approach to work and prioritization of tasks.

  • Advocate for interdisciplinary collaboration through planning and communication.

  • Manage external vendors or contractors we partner with to bring our game to market

Required Qualifications

  • Experience managing at the “Team-of-Teams” level.

  • Experience developing and shipping games in C++.

  • Experience operating a live game as a service and managing the challenges associated with that effort.

  • Experience building teams from scratch, establishing best practices, identifying gaps, and hiring to fill them.

Benefits of joining Believer!

  • Experienced Industry Leaders - Our team has experience shipping games at Riot Games, Bungie, Zynga, Linden Labs, NCSoft, Perpetual, Artifact, and Cavedog.

  • We believe in building a culture of deep trust and collaboration, where the team reinforces each other, and where diversity of thought is bred through inclusive practices.

  • Competitive Salaries - we’re a well-funded startup, and we offer strong cash-comp salaries along with equity.

  • We are remote-work friendly!

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