Senior Systems Engineer



Senior Systems Engineer

Vancouver, British Columbia  - Permanent


Job Description

Our global software client delivers products, content, and online services across a wide spectrum of platforms. They've made their name in the gaming domain and are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to play a key role in shipping a high-quality title.

The Systems Engineer works with other domains and production to integrate and develop core technologies, manage and optimize memory, load time, and performance, and help guide the title through the final stages of development.

We’re looking for someone who can own and drive systems work – everything from technology upgrades to memory and performance optimization. Someone who can work through other engineers but isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty and fix those intricate last minute bugs. Above all, we’re looking for an engineer who knows what it takes to make a AAA title and is excited to use their talent and experience to build great games.


Must Have Skills:

• Strong C++, architectural, and software engineering skills.
• Ability to learn, test, debug, and extend other software engineer's code.
• Experience integrating and maintaining large scale systems covering multiple domains and technologies.
• Understanding of memory management, file systems, multi-core processing, and runtime optimization.
• Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent training and professional experience.


Nice to Have Skills:

• Experience with assembler, scripting languages (Python, Lua), and C#.
• Understanding and experience of job-based architectures and scheduling.
• Detailed knowledge of Xbox One and PS4 platforms.
• Experience with profiling tools to monitor and diagnose issues.


Details:

Starting: ASAP