C++ Software Engineer Co-Op (January 2021)

About the Employer

Team: Motive

Location: Vancouver

How to Apply

Please indicate whether you are available for a 4 month, 8 month, 12 month or 16 month term. Most positions are 4 or 8 months depending on your availability, but we do consider longer co-op terms.

To apply you have the legal right to work in Canada – copies of work permits may be requested for those that are not Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents

Relocation assistance will be provided to students hired into studios outside the location of their university.

Position Overview

Motive Vancouver is looking for a Software Engineering Co-op to join a pre-production team developing an exciting new IP. We are looking for a candidate with passion for games to join a veteran team of game developers who are excited to share their experience building AAA games.

Technical Qualifications

  • Work towards a B.Sc. in Computer Science or related field.
  • Excellent working knowledge of C++
  • Experience in object-oriented design and implementation.
  • Knowledge of good software engineering practices.
  • Knowledge of memory management, multiple processor use, and runtime optimization.
  • Knowledge of how to use a debugger.
  • Experience with another programming language(s) (C#, Java, TypeScript) and platforms (tablets, game console) is a major plus.
  • Knowledge of source code management, specifically PerForce

Additional Qualifications:

  • Passionate about new technology (mobile, gadgets)
  • Knowledge of good software engineering practices
  • Excellent math skills
  • Work with others in a team-oriented environment and be an individual contributor
  • Navigate quickly changing project requirements and real-time feedback

Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.