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Company Name:
Armature Studio
Austin, Texas
United States
Job Type:
Position type:
Full Time
Playstation 4, Playstation Vita
Experience Level:
Mid-Senior Level
High School or equivalent

Senior Network Engineer

Armature Studio is located in Austin, Texas and was founded by the key developers of the acclaimed Metroid Prime franchise. We currently employ a team of industry veterans with experience on numerous games, and are looking to add to that roster. We aim to keep the creative flexibility of a small independent studio while partnering with publishers to create compelling, high end games. Recent titles we have worked on include Batman: Arkham City Blackgate and Injustice: Gods Among Us. We look forward to a future of exciting projects and continued growth. If you want to work with a close knit, agile team on projects that excite; if you like variety and an environment where you can grow and learn, then Armature Studio is your place!

  • Develop, design, modify, optimize and debug networking and related engine systems
  • Deploy, evaluate performance and test software on PC client and Linux server platforms
  • Document software and features for internal and external engineering teams
  • Participate in the scheduling, design, performance and code review process
  • Develop systems for accurate analytic tracking of networking performance and quality of service

Required qualifications:

  • Shipped at least two game titles
  • 5+ years of experience working with real-time networking technology in the game industry
  • Experience with client-server architectures within games
  • Extensive background with Internet performance issues like packet loss, latency and bandwidth
  • Fluency with TCP/UDP protocol layers
  • Familiarity using network simulators for debugging
  • Experience with working with networking services like PSN, Xbox Live, or Steam
  • Passion for networking, troubleshooting and optimization
  • Delivered at least 2-3 relevant client-server architectures and possess low level network knowledge (developing for concurrent player load, synchronization, parallel processes while maintaining high performance)
  • Demonstrated ability to write efficient, clean, readable, portable, and reliable code
  • Proficient in C/C++
  • Strong 3D math skills
  • A strong passion for developing games
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to work independently with a minimum of supervision
  • Team player
  • Familiarity with Agile development practices a plus

APPLY AT: hr@armature.com