Software Engineer

Redmond, WA
Job Terms:
Start date:
Posted By:
Stephen Charles-Kendall

Job Description:

Job Description- Software Engineer – {12 month Contract} 343
343 Industries, the studio developing titles in the Halo universe, is looking for a talented, passionate, and effective Software Engineer to join the Live team working on Halo Infinite!

As an Engineer on the Live team, you will work on all aspects of our game’s front-end experience, including everything from player-facing UI to back-end and tooling. You will need to work in an existing codebase to create systems to allow our artists and designers to create beautiful, highly functional, and performant UI. The ideal candidate will enjoy finding new ways to leverage existing systems to enable content creators to do more.

Develop new and existing social features in the Slipspace engine and tools.
Work across all aspects of a feature, including processes and pipelines.
Work with designers to implement features and improve workflows.
Work with producers to accurately schedule and coordinate work across the different teams.
Network Requirements
​During WFH or if remote, the following is required for this type of position:

Internet speed of at least 500 Mbps or 1 Gbps, wired connection preferred, to ensure work is not impacted by connectivity/latency issues
Make sure to run and repeat speed tests throughout the day, as it can fluctuate during peak hours
Candidates must provide a screenshot of their speed test result
Agency must include speed test screenshot as part of the submission process for consideration
If candidate does not currently meet the network requirement:
​Candidate is committing to meeting the network requirement by their start date if an offer is received and mutually accepted
Internet upgrade reimbursement eligibility criteria and guidelines are available on the 343 Agency Hub​​ for reference​

Minimum Qualifications and Skills:
3+ years of professional software engineering experience in C++.
Experience working with large and complex codebases.
Passion for creating amazing AAA game experiences.
Strong communication skills, with both technical and non-technical team members​.​

Pluses {nice to have}:
Previous game development or tools experience.
Shipped titles or experience supported a release title.
Familiarity using LUA as an embedded scripting language.
Experience developing in a multi-player environment.​

Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.