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Software Engineer
Server, Networking, Open to Remote, Overwatch
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
California, USA • Irvine, CA, USA • Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
C/C++/C#
Linux/Unix
Research
Writing
Requirements
  • A minimum of 3 years' relevant work experience on at least one shipped title
  • C++ and object-oriented design skills
  • Passion for networking and high-performance programming
  • Prior development work on distributed systems and client/server architectures
  • Passion for writing clean and performant code
  • Linux / Unix experience
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Self-motivated, strong sense of independence
  • A degree in computer science, or a related field
  • Experience with multi-threaded programming
Responsibilities
  • Support and improve the live service, with a focus on performance measurement and optimization
  • Work side-by-side with QA, design, production and other specialists to tackle some of our most complex problems
  • Implement server infrastructure changes to support new gameplay features
  • Perform research to acquire new knowledge necessary to perform tasks and maintain a process of technological evolution
Blizzard Entertainment

5,001-10,000 employees

Gaming software developer & publisher
Company Overview
Blizzard Entertainment’s mission is to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment and communities rooted within its video game franchises to experience joy, thrill, and achievement. The company is committed to the development of premier entertainment software that can enable social connections as well as foster a sense of accomplishment through healthy competition.
Benefits
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
  • Health Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Critical Illness, Accident, & Whole Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirements Savings Plan
  • 529 College Savings Plan
  • Financial Wellness Programs & Resources
  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, & Float Days
  • Paid Leaves: Parental, Sick, Compassion
Company Core Values
  • Gameplay first
  • Commit to Quality
  • Play Nice; Play Fair
  • Embrace Your Inner Geek
  • Every Voice Matters
  • Learn & Grow
  • Think Globally
  • Lead Responsibly