Saturday , May 25 2024

Working at Blizzard – Software Engineer

Website Blizzard

Job Description:

Pull up a chair and join us! Blizzard Entertainment is seeking a talented and enthusiastic software engineer to join the Hearthstone team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for improving service stability with the goal of providing the best possible experience for our players. Blizzard offers a fun, creative, and technically challenging environment with excellent compensation and a full range of benefits.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be part of the team responsible for Hearthstone’s online service:
  • Help track down and resolve issues that occur in the live production environment.
  • Help support the storage of player data in an Oracle relational database.
  • Design and implement the server-side components of new Hearthstone storage features.
  • Help make improvements to the team’s ability to develop and support the game.
  • Champion Blizzard’s core values, especially “Gameplay First” and “Commit to Quality”.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong, proven C++ programming skills.
  • Strong data-structure, logic and algorithm skills.
  • One or more of the following:
  • Networking experience in TCP and/or UDP protocols.
  • Experience working in a client/server architecture.
  • Some experience interacting with a relational Database (Oracle, MySQL, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in delivering production-level code in a professional environment.

Job Details:

Company:  Blizzard

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Jose, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here