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Lead Software Engineer
Server, Open to Remote, Overwatch
Posted on 11/17/2022
California, USA • Irvine, CA, USA • Remote
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Previous leadership experience
  • Passion for playing and making video games
  • Strong C++ programming skills
  • Experience creating or extending reusable server technology
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in AAA game development
  • Experience working on first-person or other action-oriented games
  • Experience working on and maintaining a live game
  • Experience working on a networked multiplayer game
  • Passion for server and/or networking technology
  • Experience working with large scale distributed systems
  • Familiar with Blizzard games
  • Partner with the associate technical director to contribute to the technical direction for the server team
  • Collaborate with engineers, producers, designers, and internal partners to implement features and improve technology
  • Serve as an active partner in the game team's leadership
  • Evaluate and upgrade the technical skills of engineers on the server team
  • Work with other leads and producers to establish tasks and schedules
  • Maintain effective relationships with key internal partners
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.
  • 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