Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer

Valorant, Console Tech

Posted on 1/26/2023

Riot Games

Riot Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Develops online multiplayer battle arena games

Consumer Software
Gaming

Compensation Overview

$150,200 - $211,100

Senior

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Required Skills
C/C++
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years experience in professional software development, having shipped at least one console game
  • Experience building games in Unreal Engine
  • Experience mentoring team members to level up their technical capabilities
  • Experience with console platform integration
Responsibilities
  • Player-Focused: You have strong player empathy, and you want to find solutions that make players excited to experience our game
  • A Collaborator: You want to work elbow-to-elbow with your team members. You are excited to see problems from a different point of view, and make hard tradeoffs to meet multiple goals
  • Efficiency focused: Inefficiency bothers you and you work to create well-oiled machines whenever you can
  • Adaptable: You understand and are comfortable with switching gears between optimization, break/fix, and development and understand the need for rapid re-prioritization
  • A Life Long Learner: You seek input, feedback and ask a lot of questions whenever you can. You want to build a deep understanding of the technology you work with
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience shipping Unreal Engine games to console
  • Experience shipping multigenerational console titles
  • Familiarity with console-specific build pipelines
  • Deep knowledge of modern C++ and optimization techniques

Riot Games is a developer known for popular multiplayer online battle arena games such as League of Legends and VALORANT, as well as other titles like Teamfight Tactics, Legends of Runeterra, and Wild Rift. The company utilizes cutting-edge technologies to continuously change the way video games are developed and supported, including mobile and console platforms.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$24.1M

Headquarters

Los Angeles, California

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

11%

Benefits

Healthcare

Family Care

Open Paid Time Off

Retirement

Play Fund

Donation Matching

INACTIVE