Senior Platform Engineer
Psyonix is a video game developer best known for Rocket League, the award-winning game that combines soccer, driving, and highly competitive and addictive gameplay. As part of the Epic Games family, we are an industry-leading game studio rooted in a crunch-free philosophy that emphasizes an amazing employee experience, located in the heart of San Diego. For nearly 20 years, we have been a driving force behind some of the most successful games in the industry, including Gears of War, Mass Effect 3, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Bulletstorm, Unreal Tournament III and Unreal Tournament 2004. We are looking for a qualified, self-motivated Software Engineer to help build and maintain cross-platform systems on multiple client environments. Ideal candidates should have significant professional experience designing, programming, and maintaining player-facing software systems using modern technologies and best practices.As a member of the Client Engineering team at Psyonix, you may contribute in many of the following ways:Implementing new functionality from concept to completion on multiple platformsAdding support for existing features to new platforms, and maintaining legacy systems on multiple platformsDesigning and creating technical specifications for major platform features and systemsWorking closely with fellow programmers, artists, and designers to meet the technical requirements of the game designProfiling and optimizing performance on multiple platforms including consoles, PC, and mobileDebugging programs for multiple platforms including desktop, consoles and mobileQualifications/Requirements:5+ years of professional programming experience with C/C++, including at least 2 years working on game clients at an engine levelKnowledge of platform specific APIs, features, systems, and their respective limitationsAbility to communicate complex, technical information both in writing and verballyExperience architecting game systems that are efficient and easily maintainable while working with vendor specific APIsComfortable with development on Consoles & PCHighly self-motivated and able to deliver on strict deadlines, both independently and as part of a teamPreferred:2+ years experience with Unreal Engine 3 / Unreal Engine 4Experience working on at least 1 shipped title for Playstation/Xbox/PC/Mobile as a programmer/engineerExperience creating online multiplayer gamesBachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experienceEpic Games deeply values diverseteams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policyhere.