Senior Server Engineer - Battlecry Studios

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Programming and Development
Zenimax Media Inc.
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Battlecry is seeking a qualified Senior Server Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will have expert knowledge of and experience in the design, implementation and continuing support of large scale client/server applications using primarily C++. Extensive experience with and knowledge of multi-tier client/server architecture (as well as scalable distributed systems) is required.

Key Responsibilities

Works with other senior engineers to architect and refine game server systems
Works with designers, artists and other personnel involved in the development of products as required
Develops and authors all phases of technical design specifications and completes implementation
Writes clear, maintainable, portable code
Test and refine code and systems throughout the development cycle of the project
Accurately estimates his/her schedules and delivers high quality work products to that schedule

Required Skills

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
5+ years professional software development experience writing client / server applications in C++
Expertise in building multithreaded, multi-process, real-time systems
Expertise with client/server message passing architectures
Experience tuning real-time server systems for performance and reliability
Experience with persistence of distributed systems
Expertise in Unix/Linux/Win32 Operating systems
Excellent analytical and mathematical skills
Strong interpersonal skills and problem solving ability

Recommended Skills

Database API programming in C++
Experience with SQL
Experience with Lua, Python, Bash
Experience mentoring or directing work of more junior staff
Game industry experience

Contact Details:
Zenimax Media Inc.
Tel: (301)-948-2200
Fax: (301) 926-8010
Contact: Recruitment Team

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