C++ Engineer (Remote)

  • Kforce Inc.
  • Redmond, WA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES Kforce's client in Redmond, WA is looking for a talented GameplayC++ Engineer to join the World Content Development team for our client, a renowned gaming studio working on a next big title release! This is a fully remote position. Summary As a Gameplay Engineer, you'll focus on close collaboration with a team of environment artists, gameplay designers, and level designers to build out the player experiences in our upcoming title. This team is a team of skilled generalists, and their mandate is to bring the vision of our content creators to life in ways that are stable, scalable, performant and re-usable. The focus of the role will be on implementation of both high-level gameplay systems and specific gameplay experiences in a combination of C++ and Lua. Candidates should expect to work across a range of technologies to fit the needs of the team - and all candidates should be comfortable diving into and working in lower-level engine code in order to debug any problems that might arise during day to day development. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment and will need to have both solid technical and communication skills. Responsibilities Work closely with designers and level artists to iterate daily on gameplay experiences Develop deep understanding of our high-level gameplay and scripting systems Provide scalable and re-usable solutions for a variety of gameplay problems Work with other engineers to review and evaluate script architecture and system designs Improve existing systems that aren't performing to required standard Investigate complex issues arising in the engine, underlying script Consider user impact features for designers and artists when designing low-level systems and features REQUIREMENTS 4+ years of professional programming experience 3+ years of experience in C++ Proven ability of successful interaction with creative disciplines Comfort working with large complex codebases Ability to execute feature requests within a highly constrained environment Willingness to dig into the details of complex problems Pluses Experience with modern game engines and technologies Experience with Lua or similar scripting systems History of successful feature execution in a legacy environment Kforce is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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