Sr. Software Engineer (NTD)

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Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description



Sr. Software Engineer (NTD)     ( 170000007Q )




Nintendo Technology Development  


The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch  system and the Nintendo 3DS  family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System , Nintendo has sold more than 4.5 billion video games and more than 710 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy , Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS  family of systems, Super NES , Nintendo 64 , Nintendo GameCube , Wii  and Wii U  systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokémon.  A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo Technology Development, based in Redmond, Washington, creates future hardware/software technology and researches North American-based technologies.




Nintendo Technology Development’s compiler team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work on Nintendo’s compiler and system tools team. This developer will work on the compiler and related tools used by our internal and external teams. We’re looking for a developer that is passionate about building tools for developers and finding ways to improve productivity for other software developers. The ability to discuss nuances of the C/C++ languages as well details of compiler behavior is necessary. Experience contributing to LLVM or other production compilers is a plus.




DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES


  • Provides engineering leadership to technical staff. 
  • Participates at a high level in the development of overall engineering strategies. 
  • Design and implement software for Nintendo platform and development environment tools. 
  • Design, develop, code, test and debug system software. 
  • Create, implement, and test Windows and Linux host software. Provide feedback to hardware design for optimization of entire system performance and usability. 
  • Create concise, easy to read documents to facilitate efficient game development. 
  • Supports and/or installs software applications/operating systems for development and server applications 
  • Drives and devises the testing process through test strategy and test plan creation, use-case testing, review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of software. 
  • Uses advanced techniques and technology for realization of software. 
  • Operates as an independent engineer. 
  • Up to 10% travel; domestic and international. Valid passport required for international travel.  





SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS




  • Team Player: We work with internal and external teams frequently

  • 5-10 years of experience delivering developer tools

  • Significant experience with C/C++ and an assembly language

  • Expertise with the software development lifecycle (design, code, edit, build, debug, release, maintain)

  • Experience with any of LLVM, GCC, binutils, GDB

  • Experience working on the compiler source code

  • Experience with ELF DWARF a plus

  • Experience with POSIX - Linux, macOS, Android NDK, iOS

  • Comprehensive knowledge of embedded software design, application software design and emerging technologies

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Nintendo platform technologies and emerging gaming related business and consumer trends

  • Comprehensive design and development background

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written




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We are an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans....valuing diversity…celebrating strengths.





Job

:   Software Development

Primary Location

:   WA-Redmond

Organization

:   Nintendo Technology Development

Schedule

:   Full-time

Number of Openings

:   1




Work Days :   M-F

Hours/Week :   40

Salary :   DOE

About us:   We are an equal opportunity employer valuing diversity…celebrating strengths.





Company Information

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii U™ and Wii™ home consoles, and Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ families of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4 billion video games and more than 637 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi™ and Nintendo DSi XL™, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™ and Wii systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of America Inc., based in Redmond, Wash., serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in the Western Hemisphere. For more information about Nintendo, please visit the company's website at http://www.nintendo.com.
Dice Id : RTX151f97
Position Id : 170000007Q

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