Senior Software Engineer

Job typeEngineering, Game Development/Publishing
BusinessWB Games
LocationUnited States - Troy, New York
TypeFull Time
Posted DateMar. 07, 2018
SUMMARY OF POSITION
Warner Bros. Games Inc. seeks a Senior Software Engineer for the WB Games NY Studio. As a Senior Software Engineer at WB Games NY (a subsidiary of Warner Bros.Interactive Entertainment), you will be working primarily on our online game services platform called "Hydra Studio”, in addition to some other internal technologies. You will be responsible for creating complex data processing and presentation tools that integrate tightly with some of the largest franchises in the games industry. You will work as part of a highly talented team of producers, engineers, and business specialists to expand our systems and add value to WB Games' catalogue of products.

We are looking for candidates with 5+ years of experience as a software engineer and the ability to quickly learn new platforms. We use many different technologies within Hydra, and while we don’t expect you to know them all coming in, we need a candidate who can quickly learn and be proficient with them!


WB Games New York works with some of the top talent in the game industry to build online competitive and social features for video games. Our highly experienced team of engineers utilize cutting-edge technology to build game services that are robust and scalable enough to support world-class developers such as NetherRealm Studios, Rocksteady, Monolith Productions, WB Montréal, and more!

JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Experience delivering large, complex, highly available software systems.
  • Experience developing and operating distributed systems
  • Knowledge of design patterns, SOA, refactoring and unit testing.
  • Experience with web application servers, web development frameworks, proxy servers and relational databases.
  • A detail-oriented, organized thought process and the ability to act decisively under pressure.
  • A proactive mindset and the ability to multitask and prioritize requirements.
  • A self-motivated work process and excellent communication skills.
  • An understanding of system optimization issues.
  • Experience with system monitoring tools.
  • Interest in working on-site at our office in Troy, NY.

Technologies we use:

  • Languages: Python, C++, Ruby, C#, Java, Javascript, TypeScript.
  • OS: Linux, Windows, OS X.
  • Databases: MongoDB, MySQL, Redis.
  • Frameworks: Rails, node.js, Flask.
  • Misc: Saltstack, Git, RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, Munin, Sensu, Sentry.

Employee Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries.
  • Benefits: medical, dental, and vision programs for you and your dependents.
  • Company-matching 401K retirement program.
  • Free games, discounts, and other employee benefits offered by Warner Bros.
  • An open & collaborative work space.
  • We value a good work-life balance.
  • The code and systems you work on will be in production and used by millions of gamers all around the world, within some of the most popular IP in the video game industry.


The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation or any other category protected by law.

Your information will now be submitted via our parent company’s site, TimeWarner.com.