Senior Software Engineer
NetherRealm Studios | Chicago IL 60618 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/25/2012
NetherRealm Studios, wholly owned by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, is a leader in the development of interactive entertainment as the creator of the billion dollar Mortal Kombat franchise. Mortal Kombat has spawned two theatrical films, multiple television series, and has sold over 30 million games to date. Located in Chicago, Illinois the award-winning NetherRealm team has been working and creating games together since 1992. Additional information about NetherRealm Studios can be found at www.netherrealm.com
SUMMARY OF POSITION
NetherRealm Studios, a division of WB Games Inc. seeks a Senior Software Engineer – Tools to work closely with the Koretech technology team behind the Mortal Kombat franchise. This is an opportunity to become an integral part of an extremely talented team of industry veterans focusing on pushing the technology of current and next-gen hardware.
The primary focus of the Engineer will be centered on porting the current development engine to Next Generation consoles as well as integrating new middleware for said consoles.
The Senior Software Engineer will also help define and build the ultimate solution for efforts centered on every aspect of the build pipeline, from buildbots all the way to integrated smoke testing and performance profiling. The Engineer will not only be able to implement improvements and new features, but work with software leads and directors to help define a best-in-class solution to deal with the challenges of managing complex software release pipelines across multiple projects.
The Senior Software Engineer will have an opportunity to explore a diverse realm of challenges, including everything from writing custom plugins for the Unreal Editor to developing tools for the various content generation teams.
If you have a passion for the software development process and build engineering, then this will give you an opportunity to implement and constantly improve our tools with the support of a team focused on similar goals.
This position requires both a diverse and talented programmer, but also someone who is aware of the latest trends in tools to help evangelize ideas to the team.
This job listing originated on Gamasutra.com, the game industry's leader.
|Location||Chicago, IL, 60618, United States|
|Categories||Console / PC Games|
|Work Site||On site|
|Platforms||Playstation 3,Xbox 360|
|Contact Name||Dan Williams|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|