Software Development Engineer - Game Play

  • Location
    Vancouver , British Columbia
  • Category
    Information Technology - Software Engineer
  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Our industry dominant client is looking for a Software Design Engineer (Gameplay) for their Vancouver, BC location. This opportunity is best suited for an experienced engineer with a background working closely with Design to create outstanding single-player experiences in a core AAA game. The role will be to create and maintain custom campaign gameplay systems that are needed for our game.

Game play Software Design Engineer Job Responsibilities:

Design, implement, and maintain a robust series of custom campaign gameplay systems
Identify opportunities for improved efficiency and/or ease of use in existing systems
Provide engineering support to the Level designers and other campaign content creators
Analyze performance and memory issues in campaign levels
Provide instruction (in person and documented) on gameplay tech usage
Help analyze and mitigate risks in the campaign engineering development schedule

Game play Software Design Engineer Job Requirements:

Must have 3+ years of experience in video games
University level degree in computer science or a related field
Strong C++ skills
Strong knowledge of the math, data structures and algorithms commonly used in gameplay
Excellent communication skills and comfortable working closely with designers and content developers
Possess a client focused mindset
Flexibility and willingness to jump across multiple systems as required
Experience with multiplayer and/or co-op gameplay development is a plus
Unreal engine experience is a plus
Strong debugging and optimization skills in a multi-threaded environment
Experience developing tools and modules for game development
In-depth understanding of game development process and workflows
A desire to provide the best experience to our content creators and our players
Knowledge of other scripting languages (Lua, Python, MEL) is desirable
An awareness of software development best practices, particularly for design, coding, and testing

If you are interested in this Game play Software Design Engineer job in Vancouver, BC apply by clicking the Apply now button below.
Contact Noori on (905) 896 8956 Ext: 292