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Server Gameplay Software Engineer - Star Wars Mobile

Electronic Arts

Redwood City, CA 3 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Server Gameplay Engineer

We are looking for a talented Server Gameplay Engineer to join an experienced team of developers working on an exciting new mobile game. This is an opportunity for you to join a team of veterans and collaborate with Unity developers, technical artists, and game designers to craft the vision and execution of a compelling, creative, and immersive experience. What you'll be doing
• Developing backend online services and features that are reliable and scale to be used by millions of players
• Lead technical direction with a data driven mindset
• Optimize code & memory for high performance and low latency
• Scope out tasks and systems, looking for future improvements
• Help establish best practices for game system implementation
• Write technical designs based on gathered requirements
• Follow and drive high standards around development, code reviews, and testing
• Work in a distributed team environment with engineers, designers, and producers Your background and who you are
• BS in Computer Science (or a related major) or equivalent work experience
• 5+ years of professional experience and 2+ of those years in gaming or related role
• Familiarity with databases (e.g. MySQL), web servers (e.g. Apache)
• Knowledge of multiple back-end languages (e.g. Typescript) and frameworks (e.g. Node.js)
• Professional development experience with cloud technologies such as Google Cloud, or similar services
• Experience building game backend services at large scale Great to have
• Experience on one or more successfully-published game titles
• Experience with microservice architectures
• Experience with Spanner
• Experience with Unity and C#
• Experience with gRPC and Protobufs
• Avid gamer with a passion for creating top-quality games
• 4x and strategy genre experience

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb75eo-3-238-98-214-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.