Full Time Job

Dev Support Engineer

Sledgehammer Games

Foster City, CA 04-22-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Your Platform

Your Mission

We are seeking a Dev Support Engineer to collaborate with our production teams!

You will identify areas where improvements can be made and promote changes to make development more efficient. You will be on the front lines of ensuring our studio is operating and functioning at its peak capacity!

Qualified candidates need to be agile and self-starters. This is a phenomenal opportunity to join an award-winning video game developer, and work with some of the best gaming talents in the world.

This role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Assist developers with issues they encounter while performing their work
• Diagnose issues users run into, identify the underlying issues for developers and provide solutions
• Raise issues up to the appropriate engineering team if out of scope
• Monitor our continuous integration and seek breakages
• Suggest ways and implement solutions to improve our efficiency, such as updating error messages for better clarify
• Build and maintain documentations on tools and processes
• Develop tools to automate repetitive tasks & tackle frequent issues

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• Strong interpersonal skills, collaborative attitude
• Ability to learn on the job and adapt to new challenges quickly
• Experience writing and debugging software in C/C++, Python, and C#
• Experience with source control software (Perforce, Git, etc.)
• Experience with task tracking software (JIRA, Hansoft, etc.)
• Hard-working individual with ability to work independently with little supervision
• Growth oriented and desire to keep improving
• Passion for games

Extra Points:
• Experience working with game development teams, have a deep understanding of all aspects of the content creation pipeline
• Project management skills
• Technical Art, Technical Design, or Computer Science background

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8qnkq-3-234-244-105-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Sledgehammer Games

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.