Software Engineer (Apex Legends)
Location: Chatsworth, California US
Requisition Number: 153351
Position Title: Software Engineer I
Respawn Entertainment is a AAA game development studio that was founded in 2010 by former co-founders of Infinity Ward and creators of the multi-billion dollar Call of Duty and Modern Warfare franchises. We shipped Titanfall and Titanfall 2 to critical acclaim, and recently shipped a free-to-play battle royale game in the Titanfall universe, Apex Legends. We are currently hiring for our Star Wars™, Apex Legends, and Super Secret VR game development teams. The opportunity to create groundbreaking games with some of the best developer talent in the industry awaits our future team members.
We are looking for a highly skilled Software Engineer to join our team. We need programmers who can make the game feel like a Respawn game - fast, responsive controls, fluid gameplay, and great player feedback.
What you’ll do…
Write code for video game development using C/C++.
Develop requirements for AI features with design and animation teams.
Design, schedule, and implement features to meet agreed upon requirements.
Take features from start to finish, working on any related parts necessary including but not limited to scripts, tools, animation, and audio.
Strive to make AI that seems smart, and is fun to kill or otherwise interact with.
Maintain knowledge of AI system to support designers, animators, and other coders.
Work on non-AI tasks when needed.
Ideally, you will have…
Fluency in C/C++.
Ability to learn, maintain, and extend a code base as well as write new code from scratch.
Experience with code/data optimization to improve both memory consumption and execution speed.
Experience with multi-threaded programming.
Excellent 3D Math skills.
Other qualities we look for…
Ability and drive to contribute towards and advance all aspects of a game.
Computer science, mathematics, physics, or related degree.
Strong game design sensibilities.
Ability to communicate effectively with all disciplines and departments.
Self-motivated, team player with excellent problem solving skills.
Passion for games.
If this opportunity sounds like a great fit for you, please submit your resume and we will get back to you once we have reviewed.
Community / Marketing Title: Software Engineer (Apex Legends)
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
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Date Opened: 2018-10-25 21:02:08.793
EEO Employer Verbiage:
EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.
Location: Los Angeles - Chatsworth
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