At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences.

A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Rockstar New England is looking for exceptional software engineers to join our international Rockstar engine automation team. We need some of the world’s most skilled engineers to develop automated in-engine architectures to help generate the massive amount of data needed for our games. Rockstar is a tight community and highly collaborative, so you will need to be able to communicate easily and effectively with fellow coders, designers, and artists.

WHAT WE DO

  • We create automated tools that run the game to generate stability information, performance metrics, and game assets.
  • Our automation system is client/server with a database backend. The client includes a custom debugger from which we run the game.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop high performance and easy to use in-engine automation tools and systems for streaming, world representation, rendering, and other subsystems.
  • Cooperate with artists, designers and other coders on how to best utilize the current technology.
  • Perform research to acquire new knowledge necessary to perform tasks and continue the technological evolution of the game.
  • Diagnose performance and stability issues and develop solutions.
  • Accurately estimate schedules and deliver high quality work products to that schedule.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Mathematics/computer science/engineering degree or equivalent.
  • Fluency in C / C++ and C# with multi-threaded programming familiarity.
  • Knowledge of code and data optimization.
  • Experience with debugging complex stability issues.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, experience working with designers, artists and fellow coders.
  • Familiarity with client-server and peer to peer networking.

PLUSES

Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.

  • Strong C# including .NET and WCF skills.
  • Self-motivated, and willing to pitch in on many areas of development.
  • Passion for technology and games, in-depth familiarity of Rockstar products is a massive plus.
  • Knowledge of databases.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply with a resume and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the skills above. If we would like to move forward with your application, a Rockstar recruiter will reach out to you to explain next steps and guide you through the process.

Rockstar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to hiring, promoting, and compensating employees based on their qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities.

If you’ve got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you. We encourage applications from all suitable candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief, or race.

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