Lead Engineer
Vendor Partnerships
Posted on 2/4/2023

51-200 employees

Independent video game developer
Company Overview
Psyonix is a part of the Epic Games family with indie roots and has a simple mission of just creating something that the gaming community loves. The gaming studio is critically acclaimed and is the developer behind some of the biggest video games in the industry, including Rocket League and Mass Effect 3.
San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • Experience working with outsourced engineering teams
  • Advanced C++ comprehension and experience with scripting languages
  • Excels at giving feedback and has demonstrated leadership capability
  • Experience developing for a live service or online multiplayer game is an asset
  • Self-motivated, strong work ethic, and able to work independently and within a team
  • Top notch communication, collaborative problem solving and design skills
  • Be the bridge between external vendors and internal leads to discover and deliver user focused solutions
  • Strengthen and grow existing partnerships and when necessary, identify opportunities to build relationships with new vendors
  • Work with the Engineering Director and Leads to establish technical direction for our outsourcing vendors
  • Communicate cross-discipline with Design, Art, UI, and Production to understand the goals and requirements of features to be implemented
  • Ensure feature request requirements are clear, consistent, and achievable
  • Frequently communicate feedback to the outsource partner, and ensure technical standards are consistently achieved
  • Represent the technical discipline at a senior level, ensuring we have appropriate staffing, are prioritizing the right things, and risks are widely understood
  • Continuously look for opportunities to improve how we work through technical advancements and adopting new best practices