Build Engineer

Games Jobs - Programming - Frankfurt

Job Title Build Engineer
Job Category Programming
Job Description Crytek is looking for a Build Engineer to support our team in Frankfurt, Germany.


  • 3+ years of professional experience.
  • Good knowledge of scripting and programming languages ( Batch files / JScript / Python / C# / Perl…).
  • Development experience in a Windows & Linux environment.
  • In depth knowledge of source control management software (Perforce preferred).
  • Worked in a team of several programmers.
  • Exemplary communication skills.
  • Strong english skills (written and verbal)
  • Technical and customer support mentality. A desire to make the game developers job easier.
  • Strong time management skills with a proven ability to focus on priorities and solve problems. Must be able to accurately assess time requirements and complexity of assigned systems. Must be able to design systems thoroughly and break into manageable tasks.


  • Continuous development and maintenance of build system, build images and installers.
  • Report to Technical Director and Producer.
  • Coordination of asset integration for builds.
  • Rollout of builds to development & QA teams.
  • Define and document requirements and processes.
  • Complete all tasks in a timely manner and to a consistent high quality standard
  • Tasks scheduling and risk analysis


  • Experience in the game industry.
  • Perforce administration experience.
  • Experience with web development (HTPP / PHP / Ruby / etc.).
  • Experience with GUI programming.
  • C++ programming.
  • Distributed tools development.  
  • Experience developing install and patch packages (MSI experience preferred).


About Crytek

Crytek GmbH (“Crytek”) is an independent company at the forefront of the interactive entertainment industry, and is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming by creating standout experiences for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation®4, Wii UTM, iOS and Android using their cutting-edge 3D-Game-Technology, CRYENGINE®.

The company’s headquarters are in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). Crytek also has studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia (Bulgaria), Seoul (South Korea), Shanghai (China), Istanbul (Turkey) and Austin (USA).

Since its foundation in 1999, Crytek has consistently been recognized for excellence in its field, earning accolades such as the 2011 Develop Award for Best Independent Studio, and two Red Dot Design Awards (in 2010 and 2013). Its multi-award winning games include Far Cry®, Crysis® (awarded best PC Game of E3 2007 and Best Technology at the 2008 Game Developers Choice Awards), Crysis Warhead® (awarded Best Graphics Technology at IGN Best of 2008 Awards), Crysis® 2 (awarded Best Shooter of E3 2010 and Gamescom 2010), Crysis® 3, Ryse: Son of Rome and Warface (awarded Best Social/Casual/Online Game of Gamescom 2012). For more information, please visit

Salary Based on experience
Location Frankfurt
Job Category Programming
Date posted 30/08/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Crytek using their internal reference 246.
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