Software Engineer, Client - Classic Games (Diablo III)
Classic Games Irvine, California

Greetings, Nephalem!

You may have defeated Diablo, but have you ever… programmed Diablo?

We’re looking for a passionate Client Engineer on Diablo 3 that will drive technology needs for seasonal gameplay changes and continue our efforts on full-stack technology improvements. The ideal candidate for this job has strong C++ skills and can be effective in working in a large legacy codebase.

On this team, we have a small crew that makes a huge impact. We work hard, play hard, and love the game. We listen to feedback and make the best game we can.

Come join us!

Responsibilities

  • Own the technical work that goes into seasonal gameplay changes
  • Collaborate with design on requirements and priorities
  • Handle technical issues that are affecting the live game

 

Requirements

  • 2+ years of C++ experience
  • Passion for Diablo 3
  • Interest in working on a small team and making large impactful changes
Pluses
  • CS or related degree
  • Experience working on gameplay in a client/server architecture
  • Experience with Git, Subversion, or Perforce
  • Experience with Python or Perl
  • Experience creating and supporting tools used in game development
  • Experience developing games for Xbox, Playstation, or Switch

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