Senior Online Engineer

About the Employer

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Senior Online Engineer

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Job Description:

Your Mission

Infinity Ward is looking for a Senior Online Engineer to join our team. We are looking for passionate Engineers to drive the technology of one of the most successful game franchises in history. We need experienced Online Programmers to improve game network traffic efficiency, instrument and analyze numerous game systems, and build scalable systems to synchronize state between client, server, and back-end. Millions of players and thousands of competitors play on the technology we build and carry those experiences for a lifetime. We strive to make those experiences amazing and are looking for exceptional engineers to help make that happen.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • Architecture and implementation of high-performance networking code solutions for both client-side and server-side game logic.
  • Instrument, profile, analyze, and optimize network game traffic.
  • Experience in data science (visualization, analysis, pipelines).

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:

  • Excellent C++ programming skills.
  • Proficiency in client-server networking architecture.
  • Networking protocol design and implementation.
  • Packet bandwidth optimization.
  • Experience working with first party online services such as Xbox Live, Sony Playstation Network, or Steam.
  • At least 2 shipped video game titles, preferably AAA development experience.
  • At least 5-7 years of C++ programming experience in the games industry.