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Software Engineer (Gaming)

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We are looking for a seasoned Software Engineer who has worked with teams of artists, designers, and engineers to make high quality games. An attention to detail, being self-motivated and an ability to create results in a highly flexible environment are a must.

Responsibilities:
• Develops elegant designs and tests that identify and eradicate product or service-wide problems and align to multiple-release product or service plans and feature area architecture.
• Leads by example within the team by producing simple, extensible, and maintainable code with very few defects. Finds and fixes classes of defects.
• Ensures consistent, usable, forward-looking, maintainable infrastructure, draws from a large base of design patterns, is an expert in available technologies, and is adept at identifying practices that work well.
• Leads by example within the team by producing simple, extensible, and maintainable code with very few defects and contributes to effective test plans.
• Optimizes, refactors and reuses code to improve performance and maintainability – ensuring maximum efficiency, effectiveness, and return on investment.
• Uses technical knowledge of the product or service design and code to identify risks and prevent classes of bugs.
• Leads design and code reviews across the feature area, understands the root causes of issues, and finds ways to resolve them.
• Overcomes obstacles by resolving issues, regardless of team boundaries, and identifies and resolves teamwork issues. Engages and maintains consistent communication with all relevant parties until issues are resolved.

Qualifications
• 3+ years of C++ software engineering experience
• 2+ years of game engine experience
• Excellent debugging and optimization skills.
• Previously shipped at least one game on PC or console
• Experienced in common engine systems, such as asset pipeline, rendering, or game object management.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to quickly prototype and iterate
• Eye for detail, and a hunger for excellence
• Self-directed and takes initiative to drive progress
• BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Preferred
• Java; JavaScript
• Amazon Web Service
• MS Azure
• Passionate about Gaming
• Makes good, bug free features as indicated by code reviews performed by peer dev and by design and test acceptance of developed features.

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