Description:

Are you eager to learn about game development from experts from StarCraft II, Company of Heroes 2, Warhammer 40,000, Diablo III, WoW, Hearthstone, and other notable games? We are seeking a talented and enthusiastic engineering intern to join our AAA team in LA. We are Uncapped Games of Tencent Lightspeed & Quantum Studios, a new team of RTS fans and industry veterans who aim to make the next-gen RTS with the lowest barrier to entry that is impossible to master.

 

Perks:

  • Full-spectrum engineering projects to let you try out different disciplines within gaming.

  • Chance to convert to full-time employment depending on internship performance.

  • Highly creative and collaborative start-up culture within a small team. 

  • Flexible options to collaborate remotely and in our new Playa Vista campus.

  • Opportunities to learn from team members who have worked on extremely successful games.

 
What you’ll get to do:

  • Partner closely with designers to implement systems for gameplay.

  • Learn to implement tools or modify the Unity game engine for new features.

  • Learn to optimize gameplay code for speed and memory usage.

  • Participate in playtests and offer feedback.

 

What we are looking for:

  • Competency in C++ or C#.

  • Good math skills in linear algebra and geometry.

  • Current enrollment in or completion of at least a Master’s degree program.

  • Passion for playing and making games.

  • High sense of integrity, openness to give others insightful feedback, and respect for fellow teammates. 

 

Pluses:

  • Experience in one or more scripting languages: Python, Javascript, Lua, etc.

  • Experience working with Unity3D or Unreal.

  • Major in a field related to engineering or science.

 

Duration:

  • Full-time paid internship in 2021 and/or 2022

  • Duration and dates are negotiable
  • Immigration sponsorship is not available for this internship opportunity. Candidates must have unrestricted US work authorization for the duration of the internship program.

 

Application requirements:

  • 1-2 paragraph personal statement highlighting your interest in RTS and preferred internship dates.

  • Resume covering information that demonstrates your potential for this role (i.e. classes taken, school projects, hackathons, personal projects, volunteer work, club activities, papers, etc.)

  • A portfolio is a plus!

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