Senior Software Developer - Procedural (Frostbite) - C++

EA Vancouver

EA Vancouver

Software Engineering
Montreal, QC, Canada
Posted on Saturday, August 5, 2023

Senior Software Developer - Procedural (Frostbite) - C++

Multiple Locations: Montreal, QC, Canada • Bucharest, Romania

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Requisition Number:179551
Can this position be remote?: No

We are a global team of creators, storytellers, technologists, experience originators, innovators and so much more. We believe amazing games and experiences start with teams as diverse as the players and communities we serve. At Electronic Arts, the only limit is your imagination.

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Frostbite is EA’s state-of-the-art multi-platform game development engine. Our global team develops creative engine features and cutting-edge tools that let our game makers create stunning games. We’re honoured to have thousands of game developers worldwide using Frostbite as they create some of the industry’s best-known titles and amazing player experiences. Join us as we help shape the future of gaming with Frostbite.

Responsibilities

  • The mission of the Procedural team is to develop state-of-the-art procedural technologies into Frostbite to help game teams around the world build bigger and richer games.
  • As senior software developer in the procedural team you will report to the Development Manager and will be called to work from low-level mesh processing and low-level content database code up to high-level World Editor UI and DCC workflows code.
  • You will build high-quality code, review and provide feedback on technical designs and code written by other software developers, and work with game teams to help them improve existing and develop new technologies.
  • Open to Hybrid and Onsite Developers

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Developing or Software Development or equivalent.
  • High level of proficiency with C++ and good understanding of C# or WPF.
  • 7+ years of professional software development experience.
  • Experience designing and implementing maintainable, structured and documented code.
  • Experience with object-oriented design patterns and test-driven development.
  • Experience with multithreaded architectures and synchronisation principles.
  • Experience with memory management, multi-core use, profiling and optimization.
  • Excellent debugging skills.
  • You will be remote-friendly.

Optional Qualifications

  • Experience with asset data pipelines, procedural asset generation.
  • Experience with Houdini, Maya SDKs or other DCC tools.
  • Experience with Python for scripting or tool development.
  • Experience with geometry/mesh formats and processing.
  • Experience with rendering techniques.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies for software development.

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Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.

We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. We provide comprehensive benefit packages and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free games and so much more. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.

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