Software Engineer - Cloud Gaming - C++
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Requisition Number: 157284
Position Title: Sr Software Engineer I
We Are EA
And we make games - How cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making and delivering games is not easy. That's why we employ the most creative and passionate people in the industry.
The Challenge Ahead:
We are building EA’s Cloud Gaming system to run at scale. It is not only about delivery of games from the Cloud but also about bringing a comprehensive gaming to our users. Play the games, on any device, connected with your friends, with a unified experience. You’ll be part of a team that bridge cross-EA services, build the infrastructure tools, and bring a unified user experience.
What a Sr Software & Systems Dev Engineer does within EADP Cloud Gaming Division at EA:
Your primary responsibility will be to design and develop features while taking into considerations aspects of performance and scale. You will have interaction with local and remote teams for cross-integration and ensuring considerations are addressed. The feature and system capabilities you’ll develop will have an impact on the way the system is built and the user experience. The system areas will include both front-end and backend services.
Project Atlas (Cloud Gaming) at EA: https://www.ea.com/en-gb/news/announcing-project-atlas
- Design features aligned with the product roadmap
- Develop primary components to bring EA games to multiple streaming platform providers.
- Resolve defects during QA cycle, and from live environments
- Migrate legacy components to new technologies
- Work with remote teams in different time zones
Required Skills / Experience:
- BS in Computer Science / Software Engineering or equivalent.
- Over 6 years' experience as a software developer with the following expertise
- Multithreaded systems
- Performance and tuning
- Unity 3D
- Networking protocols
- Steamworks SDK
- Experience with creating/maintaining an SDK
- Good architectural view
- Debugging skills
- Collaborate with remote teams
What's In It For YOU? Glad You Asked!
We are proud of the great perks we offer like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, pension with company match and, of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes excellent people to make outstanding games, we offer great compensation packages and a culture is powered by creativity and individuality. Health, Dental, Financial offered (ESPP and RRSP matching); Bonus and relocation assistance also offered.
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More about our location: https://www.ea.com/careers/careers-overview/vancouver
Community / Marketing Title: Software Engineer - Cloud Gaming - C++
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: 2019-08-28 20:41:59.57
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.