Full-Time

Lead Gameplay Engineer

2K

2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Sports-based game development studio


Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Requirements
  • 10+ years industry or related experience
  • Previous experience leading a gameplay engineering team
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Strong 3D Math skills with expert C/C++ experience
  • Strong understanding of current data structures, algorithms and methodologies
  • Wide range of game application and game engine skills (e.g., AI, physics, camera, animation, audio, etc.)
  • Current console experience
  • Strong understanding and familiarity with current Unreal Engine technology desired
  • Ability to research, analyze and optimize code to meet performance requirements
Responsibilities
  • Serve as Lead Gameplay Engineer, coordinating efforts across internal and external development groups, and guiding the technical direction of gameplay
  • Own and direct development of Player systems (weapons, base verbs, etc.)
  • Partner closely with design, other engineering groups, animation, and audio to further the goals of the project
  • Mentor and support the engineers on your team, training them into ever increasing skills and capabilities
  • Provide technical designs for new features and/or changes in the engine
  • Work in Unreal 5 to build new technology and adapt existing systems to fulfill the project’s technical requirements
  • Research coding techniques and algorithms to keep current on technological developments and advancements in the game industry
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with peers, partners, and different cultural groups across multiple disciplines
  • Build and nurture strong relationships with other projects' Engineering Teams, utilizing their expertise when appropriate
  • Ensure effective contributions from Co-Development partners and ensure they are part of the team
  • Facilitate ensemble code reviews to provide visibility and engagement
  • Maintain the values of Cloud Chamber

2K’s mission is to enable all gamers to build, connect, escape and dream big with their wide array of interactive entertainment for video game consoles, personal computers, and mobile devices. The company is committed to maintaining and developing some of the most creative, respective and premium games in today’s gaming market.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Novato, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

4%

Benefits

Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break

INACTIVE