Position Description

Tools Programmer
Location Firaxis (Baltimore, MD)
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Firaxis Games is seeking a talented and inspired Tools programmer to join our award-winning development team. Firaxis is a highly collaborative and iterative environment, therefore we are looking for someone who can communicate easily and effectively with fellow coders, designers and artists.


  • Develop and maintain tools that enhance usability and user experience
  • Understand user workflows to develop software that is easy to use and improves productivity
  • Design and implement modifications, reorganizations, extensions, and optimizations to existing code base
  • Work closely with designers and artists to implement their ideas, providing technical, creative, and scheduling feedback
  • Actively maintain skill-set and knowledge base by keeping track of the latest innovations from the industry


  • Fluent in both C# and C++ programming languages
  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills
  • Experience with multiple languages, frameworks and tools a plus
  • Strong 3D math skills
  • Self-motivated and passionate about games
  • Good team communication skills, able to translate rough ideas into concrete implementations
  • 2+ years industry experience