C++ Gameplay Programmer

  • location: Austin, TX
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $130,000 - $140,000 per year

job description

C++ Gameplay Programmer

job summary:
The Gameplay and Network Programmer is responsible for analyzing, developing, and evaluating large-scale, complex online games. This person will negotiate requirements with 1st and 3rd parties to integrate these systems. The Gameplay and Network Programmer has broad knowledge with engineering sciences and who follows international engineering trends and technologies.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, implement well-engineered, secure, reliable, maintainable, and bug-free applications and systems
  • Integrate online services into games.
  • Develop and maintain networking systems on different gaming platforms.
  • Develop and document technical coding
  • Integrate existing client/server systems with 3rd party platforms
  • Identify technical, security and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions
  • Optimization of data and packets sent between the game client and the game servers.
  • Follow best practices, processes, and systems standards
  • Keep up to date on state-of-the-art methods, practices, and technologies
  • Other related duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent professional experience
  • Minimum four-year's of engineering experience
  • strong C++ skills required
  • strong understanding of multi-threaded and asynchronous programming.
  • Familiarity with Platform and cloud-based services and engineering development
  • Knowledge of low level networking libraries and systems (curl, REST)
  • In-depth knowledge of game development and programming languages
  • Knowledge of live game services such as: matchmaking systems, statistics tracking, friend management
  • Solid MySQL, Cassandra, Java, Python, and XML knowledge and experience
  • Understanding and experience of external tools such as Confluence, Jira
  • strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent critical and analytical skills.
  • Knowledge of PC, Xbox and Playstation consoles and SDKs. Experience developing online features that interact with the Playstation Network and Xbox Live is a plus
 
location: Austin, Texas
job type: Permanent
salary: $130,000 - 140,000 per year
work hours: 9am to 6pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Design, implement well-engineered, secure, reliable, maintainable, and bug-free applications and systems
  • Integrate online services into gamigo games.
  • Develop and maintain networking systems on different gaming platforms.
  • Develop and document technical coding
  • Integrate existing client/server systems with 3rd party platforms
  • Identify technical, security and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions
  • Optimization of data and packets sent between the game client and the game servers.
  • Follow best practices, processes, and systems standards
  • Keep up to date on state-of-the-art methods, practices, and technologies
  • Other related duties as assigned
 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 4 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
 
skills:
  • C++ (4 years of experience is required)
  • Python (3 years of experience is preferred)
  • Java (3 years of experience is preferred)
  • Client/Server development (3 years of experience is required)
  • Gaming development (3 years of experience is required)

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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