NETWORK ENGINEER

gamesproscouts.com - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)


About Us:
GamesProScouts specializes in global talent acquisition for video games & entertainment. With our team’s in-depth knowledge of these industries and our tailored approach we have become unique in this recruiting space. From games development to film production, we have in-studio and on-set expertise to successfully support hiring needs. We are committed to staffing projects with the right professionals. GamesProScouts -- quality, top tier, award-winning talent!

GamesProScouts is in search of a new contract recruiter to support the high demand of talent sourcing and placement in the video games and entertainment industries.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

  • Design and help implement multiplayer specific systems and community features for our projects
  • Prototype game concepts and architectures, working closely with the development team
  • Create systems, extending existing components of our proprietary engine
  • Own vast sections of our multiplayer game engine.
  • Relentlessly improve our online experience.
  • Work with designers to specify and cost multiplayer features.
REQUIREMENTS

  • 3+ years of professional game industry or programming experience
  • Skilled at writing robust, efficient, and maintainable C/C++ code
  • Proven ability to design and maintain large systems
  • Passion for playing and developing exceptional console games
  • Previous experience writing game network code using TCP/IP and UDP stacks
  • Experience handling bandwidth, latency and synchronization issues
  • Experience developing on Xbox One, Xbox360, PS4, PS3, PC, PSN, XBLA
  • Understanding of the fundamental networking architecture and client-server models
  • Experience with third party middleware and engines (e.g. Quazal)
  • Solid C/C++ skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently with peers and supervisors
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a group-oriented development structure
  • Ability to follow the technical direction of the Lead Programmer, and help assist other programmers as needed
PERKS

  • Profit sharing
  • Competitive Benefits
  • Catered meals
EOE/M/F/V/T

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