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Senior Platform Engineer

First Contact is seeking a Senior Platform Engineer to help us create and support the next generation of high-end VR multiplayer games.

Area

Software Development

Job Type

Location

Full Time

Santa Monica, CA USA

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Create, deploy and maintain backend services with emphasis on stability and scalability

  • Evaluate and recommend technologies to meet project feature and cost requirements

  • Develop and integrate APIs for player-facing and internal features

  • Design and implement front and back end tools for live-operated online games​

 
REQUIREMENTS
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills

  • Self-motivated and passionate to learn and solve problems

  • Demonstrate proficiency with up-to-date platform technologies

  • Experience with major database systems

  • Solid *nix systems knowledge

  • Strong object-oriented programming background and proven experience to write reliable, performant and well documented code

DESIRED SKILLS
  • Experience in cloud computing (AWS, Azure, etc)

  • Experience working with PlayStation Network, XBox Live and Valve Steamworks

  • Experience in developing video games, especially VR titles

  • Knowledge interfacing with Unreal Engine 4

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

At least 5 years of professional game development experience

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please send all required documents listed below to:

jobs@firstcontactent.com

      

SUBMISSION / PORTFOLIO REQUIREMENTS
  • Resume

  • Cover letter