Generalist Engineer

    • Woodland Hills, CA

Job Title:Generalist Engineer
Requisition ID:R001544
Job Description:Job Title:
Generalist Engineer
Reporting To:
Director of Online Engineering
Department:
Programming
Location:
Woodland Hills, CA

Your Platform
Founded in 2002, Infinity Ward is the original studio behind the Call of Duty® franchise. The titles developed by Infinity Ward have won more than 200 "Game of the Year" awards and 100 "Editor's Choice" awards, among many other industry accolades. Some of our previous titles include: Call of Duty®: Ghosts , Call of Duty®: Infinite Warfare and most recently, Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare .Infinity Ward employs more than 250 people in Woodland Hills, Calif., just outside of Los Angeles.

A critically acclaimed studio, Infinity Ward is proud to have one of the most passionate and talented development teams in the industry. We love to have as much fun as the games we create, and it shows in our relaxed, yet diligent, workplace environment. We believe that making the best games relies on having the best people, so we like to look after ours. We enjoy having fun with top-notch events that everyone gets involved with.

Infinity Ward is wholly owned by Activision. To learn more about our studio, please visit us athttps://www.infinityward.com/, on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/InfinityWard/, and @InfinityWard on Twitter.

Your Mission
We're looking for additional Engineers to join our talented engineering team. We need people passionate about games with strong C++ and math skills. Our team works closely to solve complex engineering problems. We have a very friendly atmosphere and hope to find developers that fit that culture. Our group likes to share knowledge, so be prepared to teach others your strengths.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • Optimize game code for performance
  • Contribute ideas for new game code architectures and technologies
  • Communicate with and educate fellow developers about implemented features and general technologies
  • Adhere to team coding standards and best practices

Player Profile
Minimum Requirements:
  • A passion for games
  • Experience programming in C++
  • 3D math skills related to game programming
  • Debugging and performance analysis skills
  • An understanding of multi-threaded programming
  • Strong communication skills

Extra Points:
  • Experience writing networked applications or multiplayer games
  • A demonstrated ability to work in and extend an established code base
  • Experience shipping AAA games

Our World
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty ®, World of Warcraft® , Overwatch ®, Diablo ®, Candy Crush ™ and Bubble Witch ™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!

Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for 'Every World' - we've got our employees covered!

The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.

Infinity Ward is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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