Gameplay Engineer
Vicarious Visions - Albany, NY

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      Vicarious Visions, developer of numerous award winning games, including Guitar Hero: On Tour, Band Hero, and Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 is seeking a passionate, motivated, and experienced Software Engineer.

      A Software Engineer is a capable engineer with a strong foundation in software development and able to provide leadership in at least one area of expertise. They contribute to complex design and development efforts, may be a lead or sub-lead of a team, and are expected to work in conjunction with senior staff but otherwise be largely self-directed.

      Several openings are for mobile game platform technology development with special consideration given to people with related skills.

      Experience as a game developer is preferred but qualified candidates with a passion for video games and a strong desire to learn video game development will also be considered.

      Here’s what you’ll be doing :
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      Implement, debug and optimize systems in C++ and other languages.
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      Design complex software systems through consultation and coordination with other software engineers, game designers, visual artists and audio engineers.
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      Lead and participate in design and code reviews.
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      Assist and mentor junior engineers and coops.
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      Promote group standards and best practices.
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      Investigate and adopt new game technologies, practices, tools and systems.
      The skills and experience you’ll need :
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      Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
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      At least 3-5 years’ experience in the game industry or other relevant experience.
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      Strong OO design and development in C++.
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      Experience with mobile game development (iOS or Android), Unity, C#, web frontend & backend development (HTML5, PHP, JavaScript, LAMP), and the Facebook SDK are all strong plusses.
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      Experience with modern platforms including: Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, DX9, DX10 is a plus
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      Ability to collaborate and communicate with other engineers to obtain optimal results.
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      A passion for developing high quality games.
      Come work with us on our exciting new titles! We offer a modern work setting, an outstanding compensation and benefits package, a fun team environment, impressively affordable living, and an exceptional quality of life. Please apply at www.vvisions.com
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      Primary Location United States-New York-Albany

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