Senior Server Engineer (ESO)

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ZeniMax Media
Full Time

Job Description

Overview

ZeniMax Online Studios is looking for a Senior Server Engineer for The Elder Scrolls Online to implement and maintain backend game systems across our client/server architecture. This position will work closely with game designers to implement and iterate on game features.

The preferred location for this role is Hunt Valley, MD, Austin, TX, Madison, WI, San Diego, CA, or Seattle, WA. Will consider remote.

Responsibilities

  • Design and architect new backend game systems
  • Refine systems throughout the development cycle of the project
  • Work directly with messaging and database frameworks to provide base level functionality for feature development
  • Collaborate with designers and other engineers for feature development
  • Optimize code to improve CPU utilization and reduce memory footprint
  • Troubleshoot and respond to internal and live server issues as needed


Qualifications

  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Proficient in C++
  • Experience with network game client/server architecture
  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience with Linux development
  • Strong communication skills
  • Solid architecture skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code
  • Strong debugging skills


Preferred Skills

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • MMO development experience
  • Experience in a "Live" environment (ongoing support of a product after launch
  • Experience working with AMQP platforms
  • Experience with core debugging using GDB

We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do - from recruiting for our studios, publishing and operations to fostering safe and respectful workplaces that encourage collaboration. Our culture is based on principles of respect, inclusion, and fair treatment and we welcome anyone into our family without regard to race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age.

Our diversity fuels our innovation and inspires us to create game worlds that bring us closer to the global community of players we serve.


Company Information

ZeniMax Media is a unique global media organization bringing together a powerful creative force of world-class game developers, artists and designers, programmers, and leading executives and talent from traditional media.

We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do – from recruiting for our studios, publishing and operations to fostering safe and respectful workplaces that encourage collaboration. Our culture is based on principles of respect, inclusion, and fair treatment and we welcome anyone into our family without regard to race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age.

Our diversity fuels our innovation and inspires us to create game worlds that bring us closer to the global community of players we serve.

Dice Id : 10134305
Position Id : 2391
Originally Posted : 6 months ago

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