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Senior Live Services Software Engineer

Respawn Entertainment

Los Angeles, CA 03-19-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Senior Live Services Software Engineer - C++ (Apex Legends)

Senior Live Services Engineer

Location: Los Angeles, CA OR Vanouver, BC

Founded in 2010 by the original creators of the Call of Duty Franchise, Respawn was created with the philosophy that when talented people have creative freedom, they'll make extraordinary games that achieve the unexpected. From our roots as an indie studio to joining the expansive roster of studios at Electronic Arts, this remains our guiding principle. We truly love what we do and want to share our passion with players worldwide. Our shipped titles include critically acclaimed multi-platform games Apex Legends, Titanfall, Titanfall 2, Star Wars™ Jedi: Fallen Order and Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. Join us for the opportunity to create groundbreaking games with some of the best developer talent in the industry.


Be the technical leader on a team focused on live features and tooling in Apex Legends Live Service

Work with Product teams to solve technical problems and increase operations of the Apex Store and Seasonal Content

Manages all partnerships through challenging technical integrations

Experience working with Product'/Production to create roadmaps'/user stories'/work items

Liaison for technical task planning, estimation and road mapping

Mentor team members in technical best practices and manage their career growth


Passion for making and playing games.

Minimum 5 years experience developing performant enterprise applications '/ backend systems

Minimum 4 years' professional experience being a technical leader'/driving roadmaps or requirements

Hands-on C~C++ Experience

Experience working with Web Services and Scripting languages (PHP'/LUA)

Experience writing scalable, testable, performant code

Been part of a team that has shipped at least one AAA title.

Experience with automated testing and CI'/CD pipelines

Experience with integrating 3rd party live service libraries (Attribution '/ Analytics '/ AB Testing '/ Identity '/ Etc)

Game Platform experience preferred - Origin'/Steam'/PS4'/Xbox'/Switch

CS degree preferred or equivalent experience

Company Profile
Respawn Entertainment

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.