job description

  • SABER PORTO is a AAA video game development studio located in beautiful Porto, Portugal. Saber Porto is a Saber Interactive studio member and part of the Embracer Group. The studio specializes in the creation of cutting-edge video games for PC and Console, leveraging our exceptional open-world technology wherever possible. SABER PORTO is seeking a PHYSICS ENGINEER to join our team.



    • Partner with your team lead to discuss project needs and ideas + assess technical feasibility.

    • Work closely with AI, gameplay, and engine teams to transform a vision into accurate and authentic simulation experiences.

    • Explore opportunities to push the capabilities of our physics engine to its fullest potential.

    • Develop new and maintain existing physics features; writing, reviewing, and rewriting high-performance code.

    • Collaborate with technical directors to discuss memory budgets and system limitations.

    • Support artists and programmers in resolving complex problems, debugging, optimizing CPU and memory usage, etc.

    • Be the owner of the physics library, keeping it up to date and organized.

    • Document and share your physics programming knowledge + recommend our best practices.



    • An undergraduate degree in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent

    • At least 1-3 years of programming experience (physics, gameplay, AI, or engine an asset) or related experience *

    • Proficiency in C/C++ & advanced mathematical and analytical capabilities

    • Resourcefulness (you may not always have the answers, but you know where to find them)

    • A collaborative and innovative spirit

    • Experience with physics middleware (Havok and PhysX an asset)

    • Solid communication and interpersonal skills (you’re comfortable talking to content creators and code-owners alike)

    • An investigative approach to problem solving – you’re not one to just scratch the surface; you care to get to the root cause of issues and come up with long-term solutions to resolve them



    • Free breakfast and meals

    • Free access to functional and integrative medicine

    • Office snacks: free sandwiches, hot drinks, snacks, and fruit

    • Relocation Support

    • Flexibility on working hours

    • Company events, family days, themed parties and more

    • Cake Day

    • Free Parking Spots