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Manager, Software Engineering - Information Security, Anti-Cheat

Riot Games

Los Angeles, CA 05-25-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
As an Engineering Manager on our Anticheat team, you will manage an engineering team delivering technology solutions to support anticheat efforts across our games. You'll also serve as a mentor for a team of engineers and analysts, overseeing performance management, providing growth opportunities, and maintaining an effective team.

You will guide the team to help manage project goals, contribute to product strategy, help with software architecture and design, and help develop and grow the team. As a member of the Security leadership team, you will also contribute to the development and execution of cross portfolio and cross platform anticheat strategy. You will provide strong collaborative people leadership and technical expertise and come in as both a mentor and a technologist.

You will report into the Head of Information Security.

• Manage a team of software engineers and analysts ranging from associate-level to staff-level
• Drive clarity on the team's vision, and each person's role in achieving that vision
• Support that vision with discipline in strategic planning and resource allocation
• Recruit and hire software engineers and analysts
• Mentor the team, by holding a high bar for performance, ensuring every person has a personalized career growth plan, and finding stretch opportunities for them to grow
• Resolve team health issues quickly and effectively
• Uphold software engineering best practices, including design and code reviews, coding standards, tool improvements, and test/build/deploy processes
• Provide technical expertise throughout the product life cycle, including design, implementation, and delivery, while improving quality and efficiency

Required Qualifications:
• 2+ years experience managing engineers
• 5+ years experience as a software engineer
• Experience with Agile and LEAN
• Expertise with continuous development and deployments of large-scale systems

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience in anticheat or software reverse engineering
• Solid knowledge of Windows APIs and Windows internals
Our Perks:

We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.

It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv18zm-3-215-79-116-42 in your application.

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Riot Games

Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, we released our debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports.