Software Engineer - Frostbite (Integrations Team)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia CA
Requisition Number: 151900
Position Title: Software Engineer III
What does the Frostbite team do?
We develop the Frostbite engine, EA’s state of the art multi-platform game development engine. Frostbite has powered games such as Battlefield, FIFA, Need For Speed, Dragon Age: Inquisition, PGA Tour and Star Wars Battlefront. Frostbite leverages its proprietary technical advantages to empower game creators to shape games and push the boundaries of what they can achieve. Creating and applying leading-edge technology in the gaming industry is not easy but it is increasingly the difference-maker between an evolutionary game and a revolutionary one. Here at Frostbite, we are setting the bar high and have a team of great engineers who are dedicated, capable and willing to reach it to ship the next awesome game. We are located across North America (Vancouver, Edmonton, Orlando, Montreal) and Europe (Guildford, Stockholm).
Frostbite is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to do the following:
The main responsibility is to assist, support and/or partner with game teams using Frostbite to do integration work, which includes (but not limited to) the following:
- Integrate and resolve merge conflicts
- Fix Code build errors
- Perform data upgrades
- Ensure Frostbite Autotests are working correctly
- Work closely with Frostbite domain teams to resolve any issue caused by the integration
- Provide Critical support when changes are pushed to dev lines for the game teams
- Ensure fixes are integrated back to Frostbite devline (when applicable)
- Document challenges and follow-ups for each integration
- Work with QA/QE to develop testing and build automation
Solid understanding of perforce concepts and good practices
Experienced with C++, C# and Framework build scripts
Creative Problem Solving
5+ years of applicable experience
Self-driven and ability to work independently
Experience using Perforce for integrations, merge-downs and copy-ups
General familiarity with Frostbite – able to analyze and solve general build issues in Frostbite
Experience working with large scale game engines (Unreal, Unity, Frostbite, etc.) is preferred
Ability to ask for and find help within Frostbite for domain specific issues
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Date Opened: 2018-08-10 20:55:47.58
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