Santa Monica, California
High School or equivalent
Senior Online Programmer - Central Tech Online
Activision's Central Technology Online group is looking for a Senior Online Programmer. The Central Technology Online group is responsible for supporting, implementing, improving and debugging the online code and infrastructure for Activision/Blizzard's top selling online games. Working in this group will give the candidate an ideal opportunity to have a true impact on multi-million unit selling AAA franchises, and will encompass all elements of multiplayer online games including matchmaking, statistics, anti-cheat, infrastructure design, live operations management, and optimizations. This position will play a key role in the addition of multiplayer functionality to titles for next generation game systems. As a Senior Online Programmer, this position requires extensive hands on programming on a variety of game related network systems. Required Experience:
- 2 to 4 years in a Senior Programmer position on a high profile title or titles for the current generation of consoles (Xbox One and PS4).
- Must have shipped at least 1 console title, AAA a plus.
- Strong understanding of online games, including low-level networking, back-end, and internet connection issues and solutions.
- Experience dealing with bandwidth and latency issues.
- Understanding of the implementation requirements of client-server and peer-to-peer networking models.
- Strong C/C++ software engineering skills. Python a plus.
- B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Experience working with one or more of the following: Xbox/Windows Live, Sony Playstation Network, Nintendo WiFi Connection, or Steam.
- Experience implementing networked gameplay, AI, or physics.
- Data mining experience.
- Exceptional 3D Math skills.
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