Backend Network Programmer

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Areas of Expertise:
Programming and Development
iD Software
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Backend Network Programmer

Division: id Software | Department: Programming | Location: Richardson , TX, US

id Software, part of the ZeniMax Media Inc. family of companies, is seeking a talented Backend Programmer to help create and maintain game services as part of a development team on legendary id game properties like DOOM and QUAKE, developing custom tools and technology for the game industry's most advanced engine technology.

Primary Responsibilities:

Help design and maintain backend services supporting all elements of a modern networked title, including user accounts, storefronts, matchmaking, and more

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years’ experience building reliable, highly available and scalable platforms
  • Experience building in a cloud environment
  • Expertise working with C#, C++, CI/CD, Virtualization Technologies
  • Knowledge of Linux & Windows environments, source code control systems, and release management
  • Strong coding, testing, algorithm design, debugging skills
  • Experience working with secure RESTful web services that are highly scalable

Bonus Skills:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent)
  • Python, Golang, bash/shell script experience
  • Experience with .NET Core, ASP.NET
  • Strong relational database fundamentals, hands-on experience with non-relational/NoSQL alternatives, and solid grasp of which to use when
  • Experience with MVC frameworks is plus

Experience with integrating with third party APIs (including social networks and payment/billing systems)


About our Team

id Software, located just North of Dallas, TX, provides technical, design and artistic leadership as a world-renowned game developer and technology innovator since its founding in 1991. id Software’s iconic brands such as Wolfenstein®, DOOM®, QUAKE® and RAGE® have become staples of popular culture for generations of gamers. At id Software, everything revolves around the people; we believe in hiring the best and brightest and giving them the tools and the environment to be successful. These principles have guided us successfully for over twenty years and will continue to guide us into the future.

How to Apply

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