Senior C++ Software Engineer - Tools (Apex Legends)
Los Angeles California United States
13 days ago
Senior Tools Engineer
We are looking for a Senior Tools Engineer to help us lead the expansion of our Apex tools team.
Respawn puts a big emphasis on fun game play. We want responsive, immersive game play that just feels right. Every detail matters - from the super-responsive controls to the immersive audio, characters, and world in which the player resides.
You are passionate about making great games in a collaborative environment with teams of accomplished developers. You enjoy working with content creators, such as animators, artists and level designers to understand and improve development workflows and pipelines, removing frustrations for the content teams and generally improving their quality-of-life, freeing them up to use their strengths.
What you’ll do...
Lead a small and agile tools team creating and improving existing content tools and pipelines. Your primary customers are the content teams, i.e. animators, level designers, engineers, 3D artists, and 2D artists.
Write C/C++/ /C# code and various scripting languages.
Passion for making and playing games.
C/C++, and C# skills. Nice to have Python or other scripting language experience.
Excellent math skills with an emphasis on 3D math.
Experience with large code bases and you can work on code that you didn't write. Experience optimizing code and data to improve both memory consumption and execution speed.
Been part of a team that has shipped at least one AAA title.
Minimum four years’ professional experience as an engineer on a game/tools team, with one+ years leading/mentoring other engineers.
CS degree preferred.