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Technical Director, Software Engineering
Los Angeles California United States
10 days ago
We are DICE Los Angeles
DICE LA was founded in 2013 with a mission to create outstanding entertainment, and to do so in a manner that is different from therest of the industry. We want to make great games, and be great at making games.
What does that mean to you as a developer?
We believe that we are all game makers, and everyone at our studio contributes to the goal of making amazing game experiences, regardless of role or title. We want this to be the studio where you do the best work of your career. We also firmly believe that we are at our best when we have the proper balance between work and life. To support this balance, we nurture a culture that aims to reach the highest productivity without crunch, and by making smart decisions when it comes to how we work and plan. Having a positive, inclusive studio culture is of extreme importance to us.
Our games reflect the means by which they are created. Games that are crafted in an inspiring atmosphere, with creativity, artistry and technology as their backbone, will capture the imagination of gamers around the world.
We are looking for a technical director like you with a drive for best-in-class game system development and a passion for technical excellence. You will have passion for technical leadership and are looking for an opportunity to be a leader in the development of an exciting new game project. You will be challenged to learn EA’s Frostbite game engine and core game systems, and then direct new technology and extensions to these systems.
- BSc in Computer Science or equivalent experience
- Extensive knowledge of C/C++
- Shipped game titles, preferably with console experience
- Knowledge of different game systems, such as physics, streaming, rendering, file systems and memory organization
- Experience managing a large code base with multiple simultaneous development branches
- Expertise in concurrency, memory and performance optimization
- Self-driven with a strong sense of quality
- Great collaborative skills that support an open working environment
We are proud of the great perks we offer like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, 401k with company match, and of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes outstanding people to make outstanding games, we offer great benefits and compensation packages, and a culture that is powered by creativity and individuality.
As part of the application process we might ask you to perform a technical evaluation. Apply online with a resume.