Software Engineer in Redmond, WA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Redmond, WA
  • Job Type:
    Legacy
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/17/2018

Job Description

Job #:  815446

Interested in working alongside Artists, Designers, and Engineers to create high quality games? A local gaming studio is looking for talented developers to join their team. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develops elegant designs and tests that identify and eradicate product or service-wide problems and align to multiple-release product or service plans and feature area architecture
  • Leads by example within the team by producing simple, extensible, and maintainable code with very few defects. Finds and fixes classes of defects.
  • Ensures consistent, usable, forward-looking, maintainable test infrastructure, draws from a large base of design patterns, is an expert in available technologies, and is adept at identifying practices that work well
  • Leads by example within the team by producing simple, extensible and maintainable code with very few defects and contributes to effective test plans
  • Optimizes, refactors and reuses code to improve performance and maintainability- ensuring maximum efficiency, effectiveness and return on investment
  • Uses technical knowledge of the product or service design  and code to identify risks and prevent classes of bugs
  • Leads design and code reviews across the feature area, understands the root causes of issues, and finds ways to resolve them.
  • Optimizes team processes to improve quality, engineering productivity, and responsiveness to feedback and changing priorities.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years of C++ software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of game engine experience
  • EXCELLENT DEBUGGING and optimization skills
  • Experience shipping at least ONE game on PC or console
  • Experience in engine systems such as: asset pipeline, rendering, or game object management
  • Familiar with Pix (or similar performance analysis software)
  • Ability to quickly prototype and iterate