Software Design Engineer 2

Redmond, WA
Job Terms:
$45 - 55/hr
Start date:
Posted By:
Stephen Charles-Kendall

Job Description:

Software Design Engineer 2 – {18-month contract, Greater Seattle Area ONLY}

We are looking for a customer-focused generalist developer that will help us build industry-leading features that directly serve our players. You will have the opportunity to leverage your creativity, communication skills and technical expertise to build user-facing features for the next game in the Forza Motorsport franchise!

As Turn 10 grows, your work here will help the studio expand into new territory, reaching more customers, and reaching them in ways not yet previously explored. We will highlight your unique strengths and will provide you with the right opportunities that best leverage your areas of passion. We value the perspective and experience you bring and promote an autonomous workstyle. We are all gamers, and we want to build and deliver the next great AAA gaming experience. Do you?

Typical Day in the Role:
• Will be participating on a multiplayer team
• Engineering planning and implementation (SCRUM) team
• They will work through the backlogs assigned to them to implement
• Work to create tools
• Writing code
• Testing the features that they develop on Xbox consoles
• Validating their work and making audits
• Daily stand up and scrum meetings
• Implementing UX game features
• Bug fixes on existing features

Flex hours or remote?
must be local. M-F, 9-6PM PST

• 2+ Years of experience required
• Strong programming background in C++ and visual studio
• Ability to work in a collaborative environment with other disciplines.
• Passion for games and a “customer-obsessed” attitude
• Debugging code

• Experience delivering user facing features with high usability
• 2+ years of professional software development experience
• Game programming experience
• Experience with Networking, AI, Physics, Camera, or other Gameplay systems
• Experience with Pro Force
• Experience with PowerShell

Degrees or certifications required:
Bachelor of Math/Computer Science or equivalent professional work experience.

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.