Principal Software Engineer

Multiple Locations: New York, United States • Los Angeles, California, United States

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Requisition Number: 167733

Position Title: Principal Engineer

External Description:

Principal Systems Engineer

Founded in 2010 by the original creators of the Call of Duty Franchise, Respawn was created with the philosophy that when talented people have creative freedom, they’ll make extraordinary games that achieve the unexpected. From our roots as an indie studio to joining the expansive roster of studios at Electronic Arts, this remains our guiding principle. We truly love what we do and want to share our passion with players worldwide. Our shipped titles include critically acclaimed multi-platform games Apex LegendsTitanfallTitanfall 2Star Wars™ Jedi: Fallen Order and Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. Join us for the opportunity to create groundbreaking games with some of the best developer talent in the industry.



Responsibilities

  • Senior role as an Individual Contributor to the Apex Legends engine
  • Maintaining and extending existing major engine subsystems, including associated pipelines and tools
  • Owning features from conception to requirements to design to implementation
  • Fixing bugs throughout the engine, tools and pipelines
  • Optimizing code and data to improve both memory consumption and execution speed.
  • Work closely with other engineers to understand and solve complex architectural issues
  • Work with EA Central Tech, Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo to integrate their systems into Apex Legends
  • Work closely with all disciplines to gather requirements, triage and prioritize requests
  • Custodian of architecture
  • Source of knowledge and experience for other team members
  • You will report to the Engine Technical Director

Requirements

  • Passion for making and playing games
  • Solid C/C++ skills. 10+ years
  • Contributed to significant engine subsystems on modern multithreaded game engine
  • Solid debugging skills; happy working in assembler in a debugger
  • Experience integrating complex SDKs into large engines with multiple moving pieces.

Nice to Have

  • Shipped at least two AAA titles
  • Degree - Bachelor's CS/Math or higher preferred
  • Engineering experience working with consoles (Sony/Nintendo/Microsoft)
  • Engineering experience working with Windows PC (Microsoft/Steam/Origin)
  • Solid foundation in TCP and UDP networking, game replication systems
  • Experience with C#, Python or other scripting languages


If all this excites you, then we want to talk to you. Don't let doubt deter you! We are an equal opportunity team excited about our next journey. Please submit your resume to apply. We will get back to you once we have a chance to review.

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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.

EEOText: About EA At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free video games and so much more! Electronic Arts 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, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Date Opened: 2021-08-24 16:01:45.02

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About EA

At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. 

We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more! 

Electronic Arts 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, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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