Senior Game Engineer

Engineering Melbourne, AUS


Description

KIXEYE is currently seeking a Senior Engineer with a passion for gaming and aptitude for excellence to join one of our most successful titles in our new Melbourne location. 

What you get to do every day:

  • Collaborate with team members to produce and manage high-quality code.
  • Take ownership of full stack features that function across both client and server.
  • Architect and implement complex game systems.
  • Work with Art and Design teams to find technical solutions that advance gameplay.
  • Work with awesome people just as passionate as you on projects they love.

What you bring to the table:

  • Fluency in one or more of C++/PHP/AS3 with strong OOP fundamentals.
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of commercial development experience with at least one shipped game.
  • Experience with live multiplayer games, being able to debug and resolve issues under pressure.
  • Proven problem-solving skills, able to jump into a client or server system and identify its flaws and a solution quickly.
  • Expert knowledge of common data structures and algorithmic solutions.
  • Ability to identify and remove development process friction points.
  • Able to meet deliverables and drive your work to completion within specified timelines.
  • Familiarity with SVN, Perforce or other VCS.
  • Great communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Knowledge and passion for interactive entertainment and games are preferred.