Get a job: Be a Game Systems Programmer at Hi-Rez Studios

The studio responsible for Smite and Tribes: Ascend need a game systems programmer to join the development team at Hi-Rez Studios' Alpharetta, Georgia headquarters and work on their new project.

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Game Systems ProgrammerHi-Rez Studios

Location: Alpharetta, GA

Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring a talented and self-motivated Game Systems Programmer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who love to create, & challenged to learn. Come and unleash your ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.

Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed Tribes: Ascend, SMITE and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new project, Paladins: Champions of the Realm.

What our Game Systems Programmers do:

  • Design and implementation of system game features and modules that affect real-time data models for players, teams, missions, clans, stats & achievements, and more.
  • Take requirements for SMITE and build features that contribute to the core technology framework and can be applied to other multiplayer games throughout the studio.
  • Will contribute to both the client- and server-side technology while gaining experience in many aspects of game programming including, but not limited to: gameplay, performance, UI, and tools.
  • Participate in design of core services architecture.
  • Develop systems that are stable, scalable, and secure. 
  • Own the creation and development of features while taking responsibility for their completeness, efficiency and maintainability.

Who we are looking for:

  • Ideal candidate is an engineer focused on developing core gameplay systems for a 3D action MOBA that will have an impact across multiple games.
  • Thorough knowledge and familiarity with C++ with a strong basis in object oriented programming and data-driven systems.
  • Ability to write clean, well documented code with performance in mind.
  • Understand data structures, algorithms and methodologies.
  • Self-starter with excellent analytic, debugging, and problem solving skills.
  • Quick learner, able to identify technical risks and understand complex systems quickly.
  • Good communication skills and can collaborate with engineers and content creators in an open, team environment.
  • Familiarity with Unreal Engine 3 engine a plus.
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