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Game Programmer

We are a mobile game company based in both Helsinki and Berlin creating world-class entertainment, by building a portfolio of hit games, while having fun with it. Since our launch in 2020, our first chart-topping game Merge Mansion has been entertaining over 50 million players worldwide, and we have grown into a team of over 200.

Our mission is to entertain hundreds of millions of people for decades, with our games, and also through our creative marketing, community, and beyond. 

We’re ordinary people crafting extraordinary games with passion and ambition, united by our culture of trust, psychological safety and wellbeing.

We are looking for an experienced Game Programmer to play a crucial role in bringing features to life from pre-production to production and beyond. You’ll be joining the multidisciplinary feature team for Merge Mansion, and you'll take on a variety of tasks and responsibilities from writing code and breaking boundaries to serving other developers and players through your programming efforts.

More about Metacore crafts:


  • Diving into all areas of game development for Merge Mansion, working closely with your feature team, and ensuring smooth communication, especially regarding development progress and feedback response
  • Writing and optimizing code to create efficient and reusable systems and components
  • Assessing and implementing testability in both produced code and developed features
  • Continuously evaluating your work to avoid boilerplate, adhering to good programming patterns, and utilizing SOLID principles
  • Enforcing code conventions, actively improving them by identifying optimal approaches and communicating potential enhancements
  • Ensuring your work is easily understandable by other developers and striving for simplicity in solutions over complicated implementations
  • Maintaining and improving documentation to provide information to other developers and foster a transparent working culture
  • Continually developing your skills, engaging in personal and professional growth that ultimately reflects on the output of the team


  • Great deal of knowledge on various game technology areas and hands-on experience working with a live game
  • Strong, professional background writing C# in the context of Unity.
  • Collaborative skills for effective teamwork across different disciplines, such as Design, Production and Art
  • Knack for writing clear and understandable code, provide extra information and document features and code when needed
  • Ability to provide feasible project timeline estimates and consistently meet those deadlines
  • Creative problem-solving skills coupled with an analytical mindset
  • Understanding of what it means to develop for mobile platforms like Android and iOS, including platform limitations, interaction methods, and the dynamic nature of technology.
  • Basic understanding of CI/CD systems, like GitHub Actions

In addition to these, it would be nice but not mandatory for you to have these as well:

  • Extensive understanding of Unity Technologies like, DOTS, Addressables, Cloud Tools, Extensive Profiling / Performance tools
  • Understanding of AWS and cloud technologies
  • Practical know-how of other game engines such as Unreal, Godot and/or any other
  • Experience working with other programming languages
  • Experience in developing games or technology with an online component

What We Offer

  • Workplace where we aim high, without taking ourselves too seriously
  • Autonomy and accountability with support to foster professional development
  • Great opportunities to grow with the company
  • Work-life balance and strong emphasis on wellbeing
  • Approachable leaders with low ego
  • Flexible hybrid workplace where people enjoy working at the office


  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Relocation: Relocating to Germany expected, full support provided
  • Work model: Mix of office and remote work
  • Working language: English

Our culture

Our culture is based on trust, psychological safety and wellbeing. At Metacore, autonomy and accountability go firmly hand in hand, and we cultivate a diverse and inclusive workplace where you can be yourself.

We are inclusive, collaborative, and humble and think “we” before “me”. We enable focus through transparency and ownership. We aim high, and aspire to be nothing less than the best game company in the world to work for.

To create even better games, communities and entertainment, we welcome talent with diverse experiences, who are passionate about their roles and bold in their ambition. 

We have collectively defined our culture and values, and we uphold them together, every day.

Read more about our culture:

Our equal opportunity statement

To entertain hundreds of millions of people for decades, we need diverse teams that understand our diverse audiences. The key to unleash our creativity is a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture of trust where Metacoreans from all walks of life can be themselves. We celebrate our differences and believe they are the strength that drives us forward.

We are committed to offering equal opportunities for all, regardless of background, age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, disability, gender, sexual orientation, family status, education, socioeconomic status or any other characteristic. We build and maintain a workplace and industry free of harassment and discrimination.

We also aspire to have DE&I as a fundamental part of our game design process to enable us to create even better and more inclusive games, communities and entertainment.

If you require any support or have specific needs during the application process, please don't hesitate to let us know. We look forward to hearing from you!

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