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Lead Gameplay Engineer


Middleton, WI 10-29-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Job Title:Lead Gameplay Engineer - Raven Software

Requisition ID:R001261

Raven Software, developer of numerous award-winning games, including Modern Warfare, Black Ops 4, Call of Duty: WWII, Infinite Warfare, Black Ops 3, Advanced Warfare, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Modern Warfare 3, Singularity, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and Wolfenstein is seeking a Lead Gameplay Engineer with a UI emphasis. This is a great opportunity to lead a passionate team that defines and shapes our player's gameplay experience.

Your Mission:
• Leading a team of gameplay engineers
• Mentorship, scheduling and performance reviews of reports
• Contribute to the design of our gameplay experience
• Develop, modify, and debug gameplay software in script and C/C++
• Deploy, optimize and test gameplay software on PC and console platforms
• Collaborate with other internal departments (art, design, audio, QA, etc.)
• Co-develop and collaborate with other Activision studios
• Document software and features for internal and external teams
• Participate in the code review process
• Interviewing and hiring

Player Profile:
• Ability to manage and lead a team effectively
• Bachelor's degree in a Computer Science, Engineering, or Math related field
• Shipped at least two game titles
• 8+ years of experience working in the game industry or related field
• Good written and verbal communication skills
• Strong math skills
• Proven ability to collaborate, coordinate, communicate and support other team members
• Comprehensive understanding of object-oriented programming
• Creative, motivated, focused, passionate, results-oriented
• Demonstrated ability to write efficient, readable, and reliable code
• Passion for games

Bonus Experience:
• Aptitude for gameplay design and innovation
• Understanding of animation systems and techniques
• Familiarity with physics simulation
• Experience with console development

About Raven Software

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.