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our culture
Where game appreciation and collaborative game creation meet

Video games are a big part of our lives, and so is the work that goes into making them. We embody both sides of the gaming industry — passionate fans and talented creators. So, we celebrate the joyful shouts that erupt from a spirited gaming session in the office after a good day’s work because it’s grounded in something much larger: our service to the amazing developers and publishers we call partners.

These partners from around the world give us the opportunity to collaborate in an agile, creative, and rapidly growing company. This work environment enables our leaders to support the growth of teams and individuals, allowing employees to develop their skills, solve fascinating problems, and be at the forefront of the industry’s collaborative game creation process.

our values
Values are the heart of our business. They inspire us to do our best work, create partnerships that companies cherish, and propel us to new heights throughout the industry.
what we believe
strive for elegance
through simplicity
01
We define the problem, have the courage to approach it from a different perspective, create the most effective solution, and execute it without delay.
our community is
bigger than just us
02
We have strong connections throughout the global game development scene, allowing us to easily adapt to any partner and quickly assemble the right team of experts to meet their needs.
service is what
makes us great
03
We get that every project comes with a unique set of challenges, so we serve developers and publishers by placing them at the heart of our partnerships.
trust others and
be trustworthy
04
We trust our partners’ goals for any new project, and then step up to surpass their expectations by delivering at every milestone to ensure they achieve their creative vision.
advantages of
working at pingle
Enjoy an excellent work environment: innovative tech company, agile working conditions, regular reviews, a stylish office in center of the city
Work with industry-leading companies: tinyBuild, Qualcomm, Snapdragon, Square Enix, 505 Games, Epic Games, Disney, and more
Sharpen skills where it matters: Unity, Unreal, OptiTrack, ZBrush, 3DCoat, Substance Painter, Blender, Maya, 3ds Max
Make games for new platforms: PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, PC, Mobile, VR, AR
our team in action

middle ue4 (c++) developer

March 31, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

We are looking for a Middle UE4 Developer to work on projects from the world’s top publishers. Pingle Game Studio is a team of professional game developers with over 14 years of industry experience. Our goal is to reach and maintain a leading position among video game developers all over the world. We are engaged in the development and porting, work with all stages of development.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Game logic and interfaces programming;
  • Client-server interactions programming;
  • Mobiles and consoles porting;
  • Debugging;
  • Creating the development toolsets;
  • Third-party plugins integration.

Required skills:

  • Commerce experience in game development;
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 (1+ years of experience);
  • Knowledge of C ++ (Visual C ++) 3+ years;
  • Professional programming (3+ years of experience);
  • Knowledge of vector algebra, OOP and design patterns;
  • Experience with multithreaded systems;
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, SVN, Perforce);
  • Experience with someone else’s code;
  • Experience with multithreaded systems (for Senior UE4 developer);
  • Experience of integrating third-party SDKs (for Senior UE4 developer);
  • Problem-solving skills;
  • Fast learner;
  • Technical English.

Will be an advantage:

  • Knowledge of other programming languages (Objective-C, Java, C #);
  • Experience in integrating third-party SDKs;
  • Knowledge of graphics rendering algorithms, shader languages;
  • Knowledge of graphics rendering algorithms, shader languages, graphics API (OpenGL / OpenGLES / Direct3D / Vulkan / Metal).

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker;
  • Location: 10 minutes of walking from Shulavska underground station.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Game Designer

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

Pingle Studio has an opening for a passionate Game Designer. We are a team of professional game developers with over 14 years of industry experience. Our goal is to reach and maintain a leading position among video game developers all over the world. We are engaged in the development and porting, work with all stages of development.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Creating the design documentation: from pitching to design briefs and balance;
  • Working with Unreal Engine 4 Blueprints and Unity: prototyping, mechanics and parameters settings;
  • Developing the game logic;
  • Balancing and enhancements of game mechanics and economy. 

Required skills:

  • Deep knowledge of the game development industry: genres, platforms, history;
  • Passion for gaming and extensive gaming experience;
  • Good grammar, perfect knowledge of Ukrainian and Russian, pre-intermediate English;
  • An ability to express ideas correctly, consistently, and on a full scale, both in written and spoken form;
  • Good knowledge of the office software: Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint or their analogs;
  • Understanding of design documentation and design principles;
  • Experience in game development industry;
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine and Unity.

Will be an advantage:

  • Experience with other game engines like Cry Engine, Source, Game Maker;
  • Knowledge of game balance, monetizing, KPI, scriptwriting;
  • Any skills related to game development;
  • Knowledge of programming languages;
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, Perforce) and task trackers (Jira);
  • Good level of spoken and written English.  

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Strong Junior QA Engineer (Game Tester)

May 12, 2022
Dnipro

We are a passionate team of professional game developers with over 15 years of experience in the industry. Our goal is to reach and maintain a leading position among video game developers all over the world. And we need a talented QA Engineer to complete this mission together.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Functional, regression testing;
  • Creating bug reports and validation after fixes;
  • Creating test documentation (test cases, checklists);
  • Close cooperation with developers;
  • Be an active member of the team, suggesting improvements of the processes to increase the quality of the product and performance of the team;
  • Work with Jira.

Required skills:

  • Finished Manual QA courses;
  • Understanding of Mobile and Console game testing processes;
  • Strong ability to find, report and track bugs during development and testing life cycle;
  • Strong ability to solve, manage and prevent problems independently;
  • Strong knowledge of the testing theory;
  • English: Intermediate+ (both spoken and written);
  • Passion for video games.

Will be an advantage:

  • Experience in Game Development Area;
  • 1+ years of experience as a QA engineer;
  • Experience with Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch
  • Experience with Unity and Unreal Engine 4.

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker;
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or send CV to:   [email protected]

senior ue4 c++ developer

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

We are looking for a Senior UE4 Developer to work on projects from the world’s top publishers. Pingle Game Studio is a team of professional game developers with over 14 years of industry experience. Our goal is to reach and maintain a leading position among video game developers all over the world. We are engaged in the development and porting, work with all stages of development.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Game logic and interfaces programming;
  • Client-server interactions programming;
  • Mobiles and consoles porting;
  • Debugging;
  • Creating the development toolsets;
  • Third-party plugins integration.

Required skills:

  • 3+ years of commercial experience in game development;
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 (3+ years of experience);
  • 5+ years of strong experience with C++;
  • Experience with multithreaded systems;
  • Knowledge of vector algebra, OOP, and design patterns;
  • Experience in cross-platform development (Android, iOS, Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo Switch);
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, SVN, Perforce);
  • Experience with someone else’s code;
  • Experience of integrating third-party SDKs;
  • Performance optimization skills;
  • Problem-solving skills;
  • Fast learner;
  • Technical English.

Experience with at least one of the following:

  • Knowledge of other programming languages (Objective-C, Java, C#, Python);
  • Experience with client-server interactions;
  • Graphics rendering algorithms, shader languages, graphics API (OpenGL / OpenGLES / Direct3D / Vulkan / Metal).

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Unreal Engine Render Developer

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

We are looking for a skillful Unreal Engine Render Developer to work on projects from the world’s top publishers. Pingle Game Studio is a team of professional game developers with over 14 years of industry experience. Our goal is to reach and maintain a leading position among video game developers all over the world. We are engaged in the development and porting, work with all stages of development.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • profiling, optimizing, and improving render code
  • adapting pipeline and shaders to different platforms
  • debugging and fixing visual bugs
  • extending render code.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years in the game industry and/or equivalent experience with games rendering techniques and interfaces
  • Strong knowledge of C++ and shader languages
  • Strong math skills (trigonometry, linear algebra, and mathematical concepts)
  • Experience with debugging and profiling
  • Knowledge of vector algebra, OOP and design patterns;
  • Experience with multithreaded systems;
  • Experience with optimization

Will be an advantage:

  • Strong understanding of memory management;
  • Experience with mobiles and consoles
  • Experience with UnrealEngine and/or Unity
  • Experience with large game projects and complex render pipelines

We offer:

  • Location: Dnipro, Lviv, or remote work from where you feel safe
  • Career and professional development
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate
  • Transparent working conditions
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste
  • Regular salary reviews
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons
  • Assistance with relocation
  • A comfortable modern office in the city center with relaxation zones and ping-pong table and table soccer. 
or send CV to:   [email protected]

IT Recruiter GameDev

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

Pingle Studio is looking for a talented IT recruiter, familiar with game development, to join our team.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Required skills:

  • 1+ years of experience in game development or IT 
  • Knowledge and skills of various personnel selection tools, interviewing, and search channels
  • Understanding of the software development process
  • Being result-oriented and deadline-friendly
  • High communicative skills, systematic approach to work, ability to operate with big amounts of data
  • English Intermediate +
  • Knowing how to build and keep relationships with candidates

Main responsibilities:

  • Active candidate search with various channels and tools
  • Supporting the full cycle of the hiring process, from vacancy compiling to performing all the stages of selection and creating an offer
  • Managing the inbound candidate database
  • Working with job sites,  social networks, specialized forums, and market analysis
  • Reporting the candidate selection process

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Project Manager

May 12, 2022
Dnipro

Pingle Studio Dnipro is in search of a highly motivated Project Manager with good English, who is aware of a game development process and eager to achieve great results with us.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Scheduling & providing regular status reports of the projects;
  • Planning, executing, and monitoring the project roadmap;
  • Providing feedback on priorities, objectives, and expectations;
  • Tracking performance of the team members;
  • Managing resources, time and scope of projects to ensure project delivery is in line with the requirements of the company and the client;

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experience as a Project Manager in IT projects (GameDev is a plus);
  • Good understanding of development processes and pipelines;
  • Experience with scheduling and project tracking software (Jira, Confluence, Google services (docs, sheets, etc);
  • Well organized, attention to details and ability to keep track of multiple projects and risks to the project;
  • Deep knowledge of various project management techniques and approaches (Agile, Waterfall, etc.);
  • Upper-intermediate English both spoken and written;
  • Excellent communication skills and assertiveness;
  • Ability to convey thoughts and messages in a clear and neat way.

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste;
  • Comfortable office in the city center;
  • 50% compensation for company English lessons;
  • 50% compensation for educational courses;
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Middle/Senior Tech Artist (UE4)

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

We are looking for a hard-working Unreal Engine 4 Tech Artist to join our squad. 
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Create and customize materials for various needs, including mobile devices;
  • Create and customize VFX effects;
  • Adjust the lighting in the scene, atmospheric / weather effects;
  • Model and texture objects of the environment, architecture;
  • Optimize content for the requirements of mobile devices;
  • Work with Blueprints.

Required skills:

  • Confident 3ds Max or Maya packages user;
  • Knowledge of import/export of FBX, material settings, and collisions;
  • Solid skills of working with bitmap graphics software;
  • Experience with UE4;
  • Understanding of the basic principles of creating artistic and atmospheric effects (magic, shots, water, dust, fog, rain, etc.);
  • Texture creation skills;
  • Knowledge of the basics of composition and color science;
  • Observation and perseverance;

Will be an advantage:

  • Skills of sculpting and character modeling;
  • Knowledge of the basics of working with rig and animation;
  • Procedure texturing software knowledge;
  • Particle system building skills

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker;
  • Location: 10 minutes of walking from Shulavska underground station.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Senior Game UI/UX Designer

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

We are looking for a hard-working designer to join our Game UI/UX team in Ukraine. 
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Thinking over and detailing the UI concept;
  • Support/correction of already created UI interfaces;
  • Final rendering of all UI elements;
  • Meeting design;
  • Creation of full-fledged interactive UI prototypes;
  • Knowledge of Axure (or similar services) is above average;
  • Excellent knowledge of moqups.com service (or similar services);
  • Creation of the structure, logic of the user interface;
  • Ability to collect and connect texture atlases of the interface;
  • Understanding the principles of “Usability”;
  • Experience in adapting Ui / UX for different platforms: PC, consoles, mobile.

Required skills and items:

    • Basic interface assembling skills in Unreal Engine 4, Unity; knowledge of Blueprint/UMG;
    • Gaming experience on all major platforms, experience in how game mechanics work;
    • Understanding of the principles of game development, documentary support of game projects from the UI / UX side;
    • Ability to visualize and present information;
    • Constant monitoring of market trends, understanding of the design principles, and creation of interfaces for different genres of games;
    • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.

What we offer:

    • Career and professional development;
    • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
    • Transparent working conditions;
    • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
    • Regular salary reviews;
    • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
    • Assistance with relocation;
    • 50% compensation for company English lessons;
    • 50% compensation for educational courses.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Technical Animator

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

We are looking for a Middle/Senior UE4 Developer to work on projects from the world’s top publishers. Pingle Game Studio is a team of professional game developers with over 15 years of industry experience. Our goal is to reach and maintain a leading position among video game developers all over the world. We are engaged in the development and porting, work with all stages of development.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Game logic and interfaces programming;
  • Client-server interactions programming;
  • Mobiles and consoles porting;
  • Debugging;
  • Creating the development toolsets;
  • Third-party plugins integration.

Required skills:

  • 3+ years of commercial experience in game development;
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 (3+ years of experience);
  • 5+ years of strong experience with C++;
  • Experience with multithreaded systems;
  • Knowledge of vector algebra, OOP, and design patterns;
  • Experience in cross-platform development (Android, iOS, Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo Switch);
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, SVN, Perforce);
  • Experience with someone else’s code;
  • Experience of integrating third-party SDKs;
  • Performance optimization skills;
  • Problem-solving skills;
  • Fast learner;
  • Technical English.

Experience with at least one of the following:

  • Knowledge of other programming languages (Objective-C, Java, C#, Python);
  • Experience with client-server interactions;
  • Graphics rendering algorithms, shader languages, graphics API (OpenGL / OpenGLES / Direct3D / Vulkan / Metal).

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

UE4 VFX Artist

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

Pingle Studio invites a talented UE4 VFX Artist to join our game development team.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

  • Handle all aspects of the VFX pipeline, which includes creating content from pre-visualization concepts to final polished assets in game
  • Assist in the improvement and stability of VFX tools and pipeline
  • Balance quality with efficiency when working under tight deadlines.
  • Required skills:
  • Experience with stylized effects;
  • 1 year+ of experience creating real-time VFX in Unreal Engine;
  • Advanced skills in 3D/2D Software - Photoshop, Maya/3ds Max/Blender;
  • Excellent skills in VFX development, including timing, shape language, and color theory;
  • Ability to collaborate, but also work independently, and creatively to solve VFX technical challenges;
  • Understanding of VFX asset costs and impact on performance
  • Proficiency in using Shader Graph tools;
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, iterative development environment
  • What we offer:
  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

3D Optimization Artist

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

Pingle Studio invites creative 3D artists to help us optimize our projects. 
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Main responsibilities:

    • Optimizing the environment elements.

Required skills

      • Experience with retopology;
      • Ability to work with optimization projects;
      • Responsibility and attention to work;
      • Baking, Retopology; Creating optimal UV map skills.

Will be an advantage:

  • Unreal Engine skill, enough for working with assets.

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

Lead Researcher

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

Pingle Studio is looking for a talented Lead Researcher to join our team.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

Required skills:

  • 3+ years of experience in IT-sourcing (preferable Game Development or Outsourcing)
  • 1.5+ years of experience as a Lead Sourcer/Researcher
  • Experience in managing research teams
  • Being able to analyze the sourcing team work results and develop the ways to improve them
  • High communicative skills
  • Knowledge and experience in working with various search channels: LinkedIn, Djinni, StackOverflow,X-ray, Boolean search, job boards, social media, etc.
  • Desire to share the experience with the team

Main responsibilities:

  • Active assistance for the research team in a candidate search for various positions with various channels and tools
  • Preliminary evaluation of candidates and providing them to the recruiter
  • Assigning the tasks, according to companies business goals and evaluating the results
  • Team work analysis and problem solving
  • Organizing the regular educational events for research team skill improvement

What we offer:

  • Career and professional development;
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate;
  • Transparent working conditions;
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days;
  • Regular salary reviews;
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste:
  • Assistance with relocation;
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses;
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons;
  • Comfortable office with a massage lounger and kicker.
or send CV to:   [email protected]

3D Environment Artist (Trees and stones)

May 12, 2022
Lviv/Dnipro/Remote

Pingle Studio invites a talented 3D Environment Artist to help our Art Team to create stones and trees environments for our games.
ATTENTION: Pingle Studio DOES NOT HIRE from Russian Federation.

What will you need to do:

  • Creating plants, trees, and other organics to place on a level
  • Creating stomes, rocks, and other non-organics to place on a level

Requirements:

  • Experience in AAA games sector
  • Proficiency in detailing the photoreal plants
  • Relevant portfolio
  • Sculpting; Baking; Retopology; Creating optimal UV map; Texturing

We offer:

  • Location: Lviv, Dnipro, or any other place you find comfortable
  • Career and professional development
  • A competitive salary which is linked to the exchange rate
  • Transparent working conditions
  • Long-term employment and paid vacation / sick days
  • A cool team and a variety of activities for every taste
  • Regular salary reviews
  • Advanced training: compensation of 50% of the cost of training courses, video courses
  • Compensation of 50% of the cost of corporate English lessons
  • Assistance with relocation
or send CV to:   [email protected]