Opera Gaming is looking to hire a Software Engineer with GPU/3D experience. This role will require working with current team members on the runtime and IDE team as we expand GameMaker capabilities. We are looking for someone from a Games Technology background, someone who has worked at Unity or Unreal on the Graphics Team, or someone who has been working on low-level technology for a game and who has Console experience.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Writing and revising the graphics interface code used within the GameMaker IDE and Runtime along with the Shader code used
  • Role will include the use of C++ and C# languages for target platforms that GameMaker Supports
  • Candidates should be fluent in these languages and able to profile and optimize code (and algorithms) used to improve performance across the product range
  • Experience with Graphics Pipeline Debuggers and low level graphic API usage, data formatting and handling is a must
  • Should be familiar with multiple graphics API’s (Direct X 11 and 12, Vulkan and Metal) familiarity with console platforms (Switch, PlayStation 4 and 5, XBox One etc) is an advantage

Job Requirements:

  • Intimate knowledge of and experience using (at least 2 of) DX11, DX12, Metal, Vulkan and willing to learn the others
  • Performance experience in optimisation of Graphics Pipelines
  • Experience in formatting data and marshaling content through Graphics Pipelines
  • Console experience on Graphics API’s is a plus
  • Shader writing experience particularly with aesthetically pleasing and creative view will be beneficial

Diversity and Inclusion:

At Opera diversity and inclusion are central to our values. We recognize that being diverse and inclusive makes us stronger as a business. Our aim is to attract, recruit and retain people who reflect the diverse nature of our business, clients, and communities regardless of nationality, ethnicity, faith, belief, sexual orientation, gender identity, social background, age, and disability.


We will review applications continuously, so apply now! We are looking forward to hearing from you.

About Us:

Opera is a prominent web innovator that has been at the forefront of internet technology for over 25 years. With a rapidly growing base of hundreds of millions of monthly active users, Opera is dedicated to delivering exceptional online experiences. Opera offers a diverse range of products and services to users worldwide, including cutting-edge PC and mobile browsers, the newsreader Opera News, a revolutionary video streaming service called Loomi, as well as gaming and sports apps. This comprehensive suite of products is designed to meet the diverse needs and preferences of Opera's growing user base.

Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, Opera has a global presence with major offices in Poland, China, Spain, and Sweden, and operations in many other countries. As a publicly traded company, Opera is listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the ticker symbol "OPRA". With its commitment to innovation and exceptional user experiences, Opera is poised to continue leading the way in web technology and online services.