Working at GIANTS

GIANTS Software was founded in 2004 and can offer you an exciting work environment in a respectful, collaborative and friendly team with highly motivated employees and multiple career path opportunities to develop and grow within the company.

GIANTS is located in Zurich Switzerland and Erlangen Germany.

Open Positions:

Web Developer

Job Type: 100% Permanent

Location: Erlangen, Germany


Job description:

  • Development and improvement of our front- and backend systems
  • Optimisation of existing systems and applications
  • Maintenance of our current IT infrastructure and websites

Qualifications Required:

  • Completed education as an IT specialist or comparable
  • Very good knowledge in web technologies (PHP, JavaScript, CSS, HTML)
  • Experience in the management of databases (MySQL)
  • Able to follow a pre-defined process
  • Able to work directly with the lead programmer
  • Independent, reliable, result-driven and able to work under pressure
  • Very good communications skills
  • Very good English skills

Qualifications Preferable:

  • Experience in Adobe programs (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
  • Experience in other programming languages (C, C++, C#, Java)
  • A solid knowledge of German is an advantage
  • Experience in Linux environments

Would you like to apply?

If you think you would fit into our company, please send your application including reel/portfolio.

Gameplay Programmer

Job Type: 100% Permanent

Location: Erlangen, Germany


Job description:

GIANTS Software is looking for a motivated Gameplay Programmer to reinforce the existing team in Erlangen, Germany.


Qualifications Required:

  • B.S. in computer science, PHD or masters degree preferred
  • 3+ years games programming experience
  • Strong programming background in LUA, Python, JS, C# or C++
  • Basic knowledge of Autodesk Maya or Autodesk 3ds Max
  • Good discipline in following a predefined process
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent in English

Qualifications Preferable:

  • Familiar with Adobe Photoshop
  • Knowledge of shader programming (Cg, HLSL or GLSL)
  • Console experience (PlayStation, Wii or XBox)

Would you like to apply?

If you think you would fit into our company, please send your application including reel/portfolio.

Customer Support Representative (DE/EN)

Job Type: 100% Permanent

Location: Erlangen, Germany


Job description:

GIANTS Software is looking for a Customer Support Representative to join our motivated and experienced team in Erlangen, Germany.

The duties of this position primarily include customer support via e-mail, phone and live chat in German and English. Customer inquiries include but are not limited to: questions about one of our games, feature requests, bug reports and administrative inquiries. Each case is different, and every customer deserves a tailored solution. You will work in a small, efficient team with minimal supervision and maximum individual responsibility. Performance is assessed through satisfaction surveys, and improvement opportunities will be discussed at regular intervals.

Self-organization and efficiency are key requirements for this position. The proficient use of languages is extremely important as well, due to the fact that our customers are located globally. We are looking for someone with excellent German and English language skills. Native German speakers are preferred, but foreign applicants with a very high level of German will be considered as well.


Qualifications Required:

  • At least 2 years of customer support experience, preferably in a technology environment
  • Native-level proficiency in German
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken (CEFR C1 minimum)
  • Strong interest in technology, gaming in particular
  • Good problem solving & self-organization skills
  • Customer-oriented mindset
  • Excellent, proactive communication skills
  • Able to work with either a supervisor, a team and completely on your own

Qualifications Preferable:

  • Additional languages are a huge plus (Spanish and Russian in particular)
  • Game industry experience

What you can expect from us:

  • An exciting and modern work environment in the games industry
  • A collaborative, inclusive staff open to feedback
  • Partially flexible working hours and fair compensation
  • Multiple opportunities for growth within the company

Would you like to apply?

If you think you would fit into our company, please send your application including reel/portfolio.