Software Engineer, Automation - Diablo IV

About the Employer

Job Title:

Software Engineer, Automation - Diablo IV

Requisition ID:

R003324

Job Description:

We Need You

The minions of Hell are growing stronger...

We're working on a new, unannounced Diablo project. Are you a motivated and experienced automation engineer? Do you get excited about making sure there is a regular and reliable flow of game builds? Come work with us, and together we will build something exceptional.

Our team of talented developers is growing. Our backgrounds are diverse, but we share a real passion for all things Diablo. We believe that if you’re looking for a tight-knit crew that celebrates self-expression and embraces collaboration, we might be a phenomenal fit for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsibility for a rich automation infrastructure covering areas such as build generation, performance, stability, verification, etc.

  • Work on implementing and parallelizing various build jobs for efficient operation

  • Help improve test coverage through the design and implementation of automated testing processes.

  • Be heavily involved in maintaining an army of bots of various capabilities and platforms

  • Partner with QA to identify high value opportunities for automation to improve the manual QA process.

  • Work side by side with QA, feature developers, design and production to identify and mitigate risk areas.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong, proven C++ or C# skills.

  • Strong passion for automation, building game images, software testing, and high-scale stress testing.

  • Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) software, such as Jenkins.

  • Ability to communicate with developers of all disciplines and technical skill.

  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment and handling multiple projects simultaneously

  • Passion for video games

PLUSES:

  • Advanced knowledge of additional languages like Groovy, Python or Java.

  • A degree in computer science, or a related field

  • Expertise in Windows and Linux environments.

  • Previous experience shipping game titles or other software.

  • Experience integrating version control systems

  • Worked with video game console automation before

  • Experience with SQL databases

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS:

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter which should include: Why you are interested in working at Blizzard and what games you are currently playing?

Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work/life balance. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunities for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences ever. Join us!

Team Name:

Diablo