Team Terrible | Hiring: Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Dundee, Scotland hybrid

Based in Dundee, Scotland, Team Terrible is an independent game development studio known for creating the worldwide hit, The Baby In Yellow. We take pride in crafting fun, memorable experiences for all ages, and are on the lookout for talent to join us on current and future projects, across PC, Console and Mobile.

We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated Systems Engineer to support our development teams. We’re looking for someone who is confident in developing and improving low-level systems; who takes an active interest in improving the efficiency and productivity of their team; and who has demonstrable experience in multi-platform game development using Unreal Engine.

This is a full-time, permanent, hybrid role. Applicants should be eligible to work in the UK and be within travel distance of Dundee, Scotland.

At Team Terrible, we celebrate differences and believe that diversity in all its forms enhances our creativity and innovation. We encourage people from all walks of life, no matter who they are, to apply for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creating and improving gameplay and platform systems to meet project requirements
  • Working with technical and non-technical team members to improve our tools and workflow
  • Managing engine and app builds
  • Updating and maintaining SDK integrations
  • Supporting the development of new gameplay features and content


  • 5+ years of experience in games or software development
  • At least one shipped multi-platform product
  • Proficient in C++
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Working knowledge of Unreal Engine, particularly the build pipeline
  • Experience with tools design and usability


  • 1+ years of experience in a Systems Engineer or similar role
  • Experience developing for mobile and current generation console platforms
  • Experience with C#, Java, Python and Batch scripting.

What We Offer:

  • 🌟 Dynamic and innovative work environment
  • 📚 Training opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge
  • 🏝️ Unlimited holidays, promoting a healthy work-life balance
  • 💼 Competitive salary & benefits, including bonuses
  • 🛡️ Comprehensive life insurance
  • 🕹️ Opportunities to work on personal projects, fostering individual creativity
  • 🌍 Work on ground-breaking titles like "The Baby In Yellow"
  • 🤝 Collaborative team atmosphere
  • 🏞️ Based in Dundee, a thriving hub for creativity and innovation


Ready to be a part of something terrific? Send your CV, portfolio, and a brief cover letter telling us what makes you a perfect fit for Team Terrible to

We appreciate every application, but will only reach out to those selected for an interview.