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Gearbox Software Recruiting Web Developer, Tools Programmer, Engine Programmer, Product Manager & Publishing Producer

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Web Developer

Description

As part of our agile team you will build, test, and deploy services used by millions of fans around the world. We use Ruby heavily throughout the infrastructure, focusing primarily on Rails but also employing Grape, Sinatra, and Java where appropriate.

Qualifications:

* Significant experience developing highly scalable RESTful services
* Sufficient knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, and CSS to build internal tools
* Familiarity with our technology stack (Linux, MySQL, Ruby most importantly)
* Mission oriented and self driven
* Passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience
* Excellent teamwork skills, flexibility, and ability to work in an agile environment
* Bachelor’s degree in computer science, related field, or equivalent training and professional experience.
* Must have Ruby on Rails experience

Bonus Points:

* Real-world experience with Amazon Web Services
* Experience working on games or mobile app backends
* Full-stack experience including C, C++ Java

Apply here:- https://jobs-gearboxsoftware.icims.com/jobs/1037/web-developer/job
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Tools Programmer

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Overview:

Gearbox Software is looking for a full-time tools programmer. Driven individual needed to support, maintain & develop new features for existing designer-facing tools. Applicant should be willing to solve performance and functionality issues with the tools as well as have a strong passion for problem solving. Individuals should be organized and capable of taking ownership of various features and have experience with gathering, interpreting, and discussing requirements. Solid written and verbal communication skills are crucial, and a background in creating and maintaining existing tools systems is a strong plus.

Responsibilities:

Maintain and enhance existing tools systems used by all projects
Interface with project team members to help them diagnose tool issues as needed

Qualifications:

Computer Science degree and/or 2+ years experience in professional software development
Ability to design flexible software that allows for future extensions
Excellent written, verbal and communication skills
Experience with version control systems
Advanced C++ skills
Proficient C# skills
Database development experience
Experience in a variety of programming languages, scripting languages & technologies, suited to developing tools applications in an effective manner
Excellent creative problem solving abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent bug finding & fixing skills
Excellent User-Interface design skills
Have a passion for developing high-quality software

Desired Skills and Experience:

Familiarity with Unreal Engine 3

Apply here:- https://jobs-gearboxsoftware.icims.com/jobs/1104/tools-programmer/job
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Engine Programmer

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Responsibilities:

The programmer in this role will develop and maintain the low-level engine systems and architectures which support our games and target platforms. These systems include content loading and streaming, memory management, networking, I/O, etc. Programmers in this role will also support and advise the game project teams as well as technical content developers.

Qualifications:

– A passion for games and taking advantage of the capabilities of our target platforms
– Computer Science degree and/or 3+ years game industry experience
– Understanding of game physics
– Understanding of networking concepts and implementations
– Experience with multithreaded programming
– Performance optimization experience
– Must be able to work well in a team environment
– Excellent C++ and OOP skills
– Excellent written, verbal, and communication skills

Desired Skills:

– Strong understanding of math and computer graphics
– Experience shipping games
– Unreal Engine experience
– Console experience
– Experience with version control systems (CVS, SourceSafe, Perforce, etc.)

Apply here:https://jobs-gearboxsoftware.icims.com/jobs/1065/engine-programmer/job
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Product Manager

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Responsibilities:

The Product Manager is responsible for every public facing asset of communication for a game or multiple games. The Product Manager must be a creative, analytical and detail-oriented self-starter who possesses strong multi-tasking and execution skills. You need to be the consumer advocate while balancing business priorities. The PM should approach challenges with both a holistic and a detailed approach; as you will help manage the global lifecycle of games with a local perspective. The role requires the potential candidate to build strong relationships across various parts of the organization including Game Developers, Business Development, Creative, Consumer Insights and Community.

Qualifications:

Have at least 2 years experience at a publisher with games on consoles and PC.
Drive product lifecycle management strategy and execution from pre-launch, launch and post launch through the acquisition, retention.
Create and drive integrated marketing campaigns with strong central focuses executed across multiple channels including paid and earned media.
Define product positioning, value proposition, target audience and build a brand identity for games.
Collaborate with Consumer Insights and Community to inform feature development for the game development teams
Work with external agencies, Business Development, Public Relations and User Acquisition to create awareness of games through external channels.
Work with Art teams to develop marketing assets from concept to execution that are clear, concise and creative.
Maintain a thorough understanding of the competitive landscape and market trends.
Coordinate with Live Operations for managed games to drive events that focus on both the acquisition of new customers
Analyze effectiveness of marketing programs with a strong understanding of their financial impact.

Apply here:- https://jobs-gearboxsoftware.icims.com/jobs/1115/product-manager/job
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Publishing Producer

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Responsibilities:

The Publishing Producer is primarily responsible for getting budgeting, scheduling, tracking development, ensuring team deliverables are met in a timely manner for submission to platforms, and reporting team progress. The Publishing Producer is also responsible for project relations within Gearbox including Business, Marketing, QA and Licensing. Most importantly, The Publishing Producer is responsible for ensuring the game is viable for and certified by major console platforms. The Publishing Producer enables and empowers the game designers to make the best games they can within the constraints of time and money and people.

Qualifications:

Have shipped at publishing company as an AP at least 3 AAA projects or as Producer at least one AAA project on consoles
Exceptional communication skills to build and maintain relationships with partners and internal departments
Have budget experience and a respect for ROI of time, people and money not just within Gearbox but also with partners
Understanding on a broad level how long tasks will take for the disciplines within game production and publishing
Understanding on a broad level the tools used for game production and publishing
Understanding of game certification process with platforms / consoles
Understanding on a broad level the tools of game QA and profiling

Apply here:- https://jobs-gearboxsoftware.icims.com/jobs/1117/publishing-producer/job
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