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Senior Game Server Engineer

First Contact is seeking a Senior Game Server 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
  • Develop and maintain game server code with emphasis on stability, performance and scalability

  • Work with external vendors/teams to develop and integrate platform specific online service features

  • Work with gameplay engineering and design teams to develop server features for gameplay

 
REQUIREMENTS
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills

  • Self-motivated and passionate to learn and solve problems

  • Demonstrate proficiency with game client-server architecture and network optimization

  • Experience with multithreaded programming and network communication protocols

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

DESIRED SKILLS
  • Experience with networking in Unreal Engine 4

  • Experience in developing multiplayer video games, especially VR titles

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

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

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

  • Demo reel (if applicable)