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Open Positions

Junior Gameplay Engineer - For Virtual Reality, Next-Generation Consoles, and PC

Foster City

Sanzaru Games Inc. has an immediate Junior Gameplay Engineer position working on virtual reality, next-generation console, and PC games. Only developers who want to craft immersive experiences and bring gameplay to life should apply.


• Working in existing gameplay systems to realize design team vision
• Quickly iterating over gameplay systems based on team input
• Debugging and optimizing gameplay systems
• Thinking creatively and critically to expand user experiences into new virtual reality medium


• At least 1-2 years of industry experience
• Proficient in C++
• Strong 2D/3D math skills
• Competent physics knowledge
• Ability to blend into and extend an existing codebase
• Working knowledge of Unreal 4 a big plus!
• Ability to collaborate with team members to bring gameplay to life
• Avid Gamer
• BS Computer Science or equivalent experience


Perks & Benefits

We offer extremely competitive Health / Dental / Vision benefits (and we cover 100% of your monthly cost!). We also offer a 401k plan, Life Insurance, SDI, & LDI, paid Holidays, FSA & Dependent Care FSA options, commuter benefits, and a monthly fitness stipend.

Staying Healthy & Fit

  • Monthly Fitness Stipend
  • Ergonomic Workstation options
  • Medical, Dental and vision coverage with free employee premiums
  • Infertility benefits
  • Orthodontic coverage
  • FSA
  • Onsite health clinics

Enjoying Time Off

  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Accrued vacation time.
  • Paid Sick time so you get better faster.

Discounts & Swag

  • We’ll hook you up with the latest and greatest Sanzaru Swag (available exclusively to our employees).
  • Brands we’ve partnered with include:
    • Kleen Kanteen
    • OGIO
    • Hydroflask
    • Timbuk2
  • Employees have access to discounted movie tickets, phone plans, and more!

Hungry? Thirsty? Need a snack?

  • Weekly lunches
  • Friday afternoon sweet treats
  • Daily snacks / coffee / beverages
  • Lots of great food options nearby

Fun Times & Fun Days

  • We work hard & play hard
  • We have multiple company-wide events throughout the year, including our very competitive Halloween Party costume contest
  • We’re dog friendly!
  • Bring-your-kid to work days
  • No suits here. We’re laid back & casual.

Planning for the Future

  • 401(k) retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • We offer Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Leave of absence programs
  • Employee counseling and assistance programs
  • Short term and long term disability insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Internship Opportunities

How we give back

  • Community Volunteer opportunities
  • Coastside Adopt-a-Family
  • Local youth program sponsorships

How to apply

Interested applicants should apply by sending your resume and links/demo reel to