Bethesda Game Studios - Dallas @ Dallas, TX, US


Bethesda Game Studios Dallas, part of the ZeniMax Media Inc. family of companies, is looking for an experienced Programmer to join our team to develop AAA games for PC and consoles.


  • 3+ years game industry programming experience
  • Programming experience on shipped games
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent demonstrable experience
  • Strong C++ design and coding experience
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code that conforms to standards and practices
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new technologies and tasks
  • Self-motivated team player with very strong work ethic and cooperative attitude
  • Solid organization and time management skills
  • Solid oral and written communication skills


  • Work on gameplay systems, tools, and other features as required across multiple platforms and technologies
  • Collaborate with team members to design solutions and plan work
  • Provide estimates and delivers high quality work on schedule
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Advocate for system features, tools, and process changes that would improve developer workflows and productivity
  • Work closely with designers, artists, and animators to bring the vision of the game to life
  • Reports to the Lead Programmer

Preferred Skills

  • Cross-platform experience
  • Experience with the C++ standard library and boost
  • Experience with C#
  • Experience with idTech, Creation Engine, Unity, Unreal Engine
  • Programming experience with consoles (Xbox One, PS4, Switch)
  • Data structure and algorithm knowledge

What to Expect

Submit to a Position

You will receive an automated email confirming we have received your resume.

Due to the high volume of applications received, it's not possible for us to respond directly to each candidate.

Don't see your desired position listed? Apply under "General Application" instead!

Recruiter Call

If you are selected, you will be contacted by our team for an initial phone screen to chat about your previous experience.

You may go through one or two phone interviews, and possibly a follow-up Skype call.

If your qualifications do not match the criteria of a current position, your resume will be kept on file.

Site Visit

The next step will be an invitation to come out and meet the team at the studio for onsite interviews.

In the event that we choose not to move forward at any point in the recruiting process, we will let you know.