C++ Software developer – Technologies

About Studio397

Studio 397 is based in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands, and has a global team of developers and artists building the rFactor 2 title. The mission of rFactor 2 is to create the most realistic, accurate and engaging simracing platform to date, through advanced physics, new graphics engine and competition infrastructure.

About rFactor 2

Studio-397 is the developer of rFactor 2, one of the world’s leading hardcore sim racing products. We are constantly improving the rFactor 2 technology to support both rFactor 2 and other projects and titles that we’re working on.

The eSports technology of rFactor 2 enables the organisation of competitions for a diversity of themes. rFactor 2 is a simulation platform which enables racing on every circuit, real or virtual. rFactor 2 is known as the most realistic platform for simracing, that can be combined with online  competitions. 

What we are looking for

We’re looking for good C++ Game developers who will help us bring our physics engine and related tech to higher levels. You do not shy away from a concurrency challenge, have a bit of a fetish for awesome physics, and can contribute when thinking of new features and solutions.

Your responsibilities

  • Great teamwork;
  • Think along and inspire others;
  • Structure your work;
  • Communicate clearly.

The requirements

  • C++ software engineering experience;
  • Good understanding of object oriented design;
  • Good understanding of Threading/Concurrency;
  • Reasonable English, both written and spoken;
  • Based in an EU-time zone.

Any of the following is a plus

  • Worked as a technical lead;
  • Dutch language skills;
  • Experience with Race game development;
  • Being a petrol head.

What we offer

  • A stable, crunch-free environment working on one of the best Physics engines in the world and an unannounced title;
  • Work from home or in one of our Dutch offices.

Are you interested in this job? Please e-mail your resume to