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SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Location

Lunenburg and Halifax.

Purpose

To design and implement code and script as needed for a project, in accordance with schedules agreed upon with the Technical Lead.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work closely with fellow Software Engineers and members of other disciplines on the project team.
  • Ensure that the Technical Lead is aware of the progress of assigned work.
  • Alert the Technical Lead of any issues that could disrupt agreed-upon schedules.
  • Implement code and script to the required coding standards.
  • Ensure that components are designed and reviewed prior to implementation.
  • Achieve ingame performance targets as required by Production.

Key Results

  • High quality work delivered on time.
  • Positive working relationships fostered with other team members from all disciplines.

Essential Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Passion for video games
  • Willingness to learn new tools, engines and languages
  • Practical experience programming in C++
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated and willingness to take initiative
  • Demonstrated ability in written and verbal communication
  • Strong team player
  • Fundamental math skills (matrices, vectors, algebra, etc)
  • Computer Science (or similar) Graduate, and two years of relevant experience

Desirable Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Experience with a variety of programming languages (C#, Lua, JavaScript, SQL)
  • Interest in specific game programming disciplines (i.e. artificial intelligence, rendering, user interface, audio, etc.)
  • Experience with 3D graphics programming (Shaders, DirectX, OpenGL)
  • Experience working on video games
  • Experience with Windows programming
  • Advanced knowledge in math and physics
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SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Location

Lunenburg and Halifax.

Purpose

Established engineers leading a section of development or fully competent in a particular aspect of the development.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work with other Software Engineers and members of the project team
  • Ensure the Technical Lead and Producer are aware of the progress of their work
  • Alert the Technical Lead and Producer to any issues they have with their work or the agreed schedules
  • Implement code to the required standard.
  • Facilitate learning and skill growth in less experienced programmers.
  • Maintain knowledge of the games industries’ practices
  • Perform as lead or sole developer on a specific area of a game or in the development of a library, tool, or utility.
  • Provide written documentation as required
  • Maintain an internal bug list and respond to serious problems quickly
  • Maintain a prioritized feature wish list for any tools they supervise
  • Present technical design documents to Technical Lead, including risk assessments and estimated schedule for an engine design change or new feature

Key Results

  • High quality work delivered on time
  • Good relationships maintained with other team members at all times

Essential Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Strong programming
  • Ability to program in C++
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Passion for video games
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work independently without heavy oversight
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Applied math skills
  • Ability to provide creative input into a project
  • Good communication skills

Desirable Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Ability to program in C#
  • Experience in writing games
  • DirectX / OpenGL/ Vulkan experience
  • Windows programming experience
  • Practical Unity experience
  • Physics knowledge
  • Bachelor of Computer Science degree (or similar)
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