Gearbox Software, the developer of award winning titles Battleborn, Borderlands and Brothers In Arms, is looking for an Online Programmer for its Quebec studio.
Design and implement platform agnostic interfaces that expose rich online and connected experiences;
Work closely with gameplay and UI programmers to integrate online features specific to a platform or title;
Provide game-side support for interfacing with backend services;
Works with the programming team to build an efficient software architecture;
Liaise with the design team as an advocate and resource for the user’s online experience.
Computer Science degree and/or 2 years game industry experience;
Familiarity with current generation console APIs;
Must be able to work well in a team environment;
Excellent C++ and OOP skills;
Excellent written, verbal, and communication skills;
Have extensive knowledge of current online products and trends;
Possess a strong passion to create amazing online experiences;
Intimate knowledge regarding game sessions, matchmaking, voice, and online connectivity;
Intimate knowledge of roles, relevancy, replication, prediction, states, and simulations;
Experience with Unreal Engine;
Experience with client-server architectures and RESTful services;
Experience with bandwidth profiling and optimization
- Proven ability to tackle complex problems;
- Can adapt and troubleshoot;
- Enthusiastic, positive, team-oriented.
Gearbox Studio Québec
Located in beautiful Quebec City, our studio is a short walk away from the the city's most vibrant districts, bars, restaurants, parks and coffee shops. We love to create and play games. We reward teammates based on merit and offer a comprehensive health benefits package, generous RRSP matching, flexible time-off, training and numerous other perks.
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