Game Mathematician

We are looking for a talented person who is passionate about game development who can bring ideas to life. Working alongside some of the masters of this industry and collaborating with product owners, designers and artists, you will bring together in depth mathematical modelling and gameplay to underpin exciting, effective game mechanics.

Based out of our Malta HQ, you will be a member of the team working 'under the hood' of our games to produce the very best gaming experience in the online casino market. You will be involved in the game creation process from start to finish and be the representative of the game mechanics within the design process.

Key skills

  • You know how slots work and what makes players love and hate them
  • You can program Java and Javascript at least at a Junior level
  • You have a basic mathematical intuition. This role is more about mathematical and game mechanical solutions, than visual solutions
  • You can put yourself in a players’ shoes and make game mechanics that are fun to play
  • You are thorough in your work – you will need to eliminate every single small mistake in your math models via testing and troubleshooting

Nice to have

  • Commercial experience as a software developer
  • iGaming experience or Video Slot experience
  • Degree in mathematics, computer science or related


  • Quickly bring rough game ideas to life; Tweak prototypes into final game mechanics and produce game mechanical specifications to game developers
  • Work out the math models for games
  • Follow your games through the development process and support the development teams

Yggdrasil is one of the fastest growing iGaming providers in the industry, if not the fastest. With a recent award as iGaming Software Supplier of the year under the belt, we are still hungry for more! The industry, operators and end-users, have an appetite for innovation as well as the proven methods and Yggdrasil is set out to provide both. We have set forth to continue to deliver top performing gaming experiences, based on the principles of hiring great people and giving them the freedom to create and execute with a pride and passion for the best products on the market.