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Software Engineer
Server, World of Warcraft
Posted on 11/9/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Irvine, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
Jenkins
C/C++/C#
Linux/Unix
Lua
SQL
Requirements
  • Strong Object-oriented Programming skills
  • Prior client-server application development and a strong understanding of distributed systems
  • Passion for implementing sophisticated coding solutions with simple, elegant, easy-to-maintain code
  • Experience with code optimization and developing test strategies
  • Experience working with C++
  • Previous engineering experience in game development
  • Experience using a major public cloud platform such as AWS or GCP
  • Experience with multithreading and networking
  • Experience with test instrumentation and test harnesses
  • Broad Experience in any of the following: Linux, Oracle, SQL, Lua, Jenkins
Responsibilities
  • Design, implement, and maintain World of Warcraft backend services and systems
  • Be a cross-team contact point for backend game service requests
  • Architect systems with scalability, availability, and performance in mind
  • Troubleshoot issues, resolve defects, and improve the live service
  • Implement instrumentation and testing strategies to ensure correct functionality of features
  • Participate in and contribute to a culture of inclusion and diversity
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