#174339

Games - Software Design Engineer

Location:
Remote
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
1/2022
Posted By:
Stephen Charles-Kendall
Date:
11/05/2021

Job Description:

Position Description
We are looking for a candidate to join the Game Development Team. The candidate will work closely with other team members on published Windows, Android, and iOS games. They will develop features, iterate on existing solutions, and provide ongoing support for our games on these platforms. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual that enjoys learning and that is proactive in solving problems with code, with cross-team communication, and with team collaboration.

Position Responsibilities
As a member of the Game Development Team, you will:
- Create technical designs and develop new features
- Update code, SDKs, and toolsets to meet business and platform requirements
- Identify and fix customer impacting issues reported by quality assurance and by our community
- Participate in test-driven development by writing unit tests for your code and by running and fixing the unit test suite when you make changes to the code base
- Perform manual testing for your changes across multiple platforms
- Participate in peer code reviews to support team growth and learning
- Take ownership of assigned work items, driving them towards completion
- Engage and collaborate with team members and with other teams across Microsoft to deliver new experiences, tools, and features

Qualifications:
- Experience as a software engineer on a professional team working on shipped applications
- 3+ years of professional programming experience with C# or C++
- Motivated and excited to create and deliver great experiences to players across the world

Bonus Qualifications:
- Experience with Unity
- Experience writing applications that run on multiple platforms

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.