Associate Software Engineer, Tools

Heroes of the Storm is seeking a promising associate software engineer to join our tools team. We are experienced developers and die-hard Blizzard fans who strive to make the most action-packed and dynamic MOBA in the world. We are experts in a bit of everything and our team works to combine all of Blizzard’s values, game design, and art styles into a single cohesive vision. This person must be able to work closely with developers from all disciplines.  No games industry experience is required for this position.


  • Design and implementation of tools for design, art, engineering, audio, localization and production
  • Collaboration with developers from all disciplines to discover opportunities for improvement
  • Maintain tools for performance and stability


  • Passion for software development and video games
  • Experience with C#, C++, Java, or similar languages
  • Highly motivated and proactive
  • Comfortable giving and receiving feedback
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent experience

Experience in the following is a plus:

  • Python, Perl, Ruby, or similar languages
  • Experience with Mac OS / XCode build tools
  • Perforce, SVN, Git, or similar systems
  • Web development
  • Databases
  • Automation software
  • Dependency injection
  • Unit testing

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