Senior Software Engineer - Turn 10 Studios

Microsoft

Location: Redmond, Washington

Job Type: Full time

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Turn 10 Studios, creators of the award-winning Forza franchise based in Redmond, WA, are looking for the right person to join our high-caliber team. At Turn 10 we make genre-leading racing games for Xbox and Windows that are known for consistent quality, innovation, and authenticity. Our vision is to grow Forza into the world’s leading brand for automotive entertainment. Come play a key role on our team and help us achieve this ambitious goal.

Turn 10 Studios, is searching for a senior software engineer to help build our moment-to-moment and multiplayer gameplay experiences that delight our customers for the next game in the Forza Motorsport franchise.

You will be joining a small multi-discipline team of talented people that work together to build features that delight our customers. You will drive architecture and implementation of stable, flexible gameplay systems that are built for expansion and realize our design vision.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with cross-discipline peers to create new gameplay and multiplayer features that excite our players with new ways to play our game.
  • Design and Implement engineering systems that are maintainable and allow for quick iteration by design and content.
  • Reduce technical debt in our gameplay system as we build out our feature set.
  • Contribute to growth of your peers through code and architecture feedback.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of professional C++ development experience
  • 3+ years of professional experience working in the games industry
  • Experience delivering user facing gameplay features
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment with other disciplines. Good communication skills are a must.
  • Love of games. The ideal candidate will have passion for our product and empathy for our players

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working on a live multiplayer game
  • Experience with Networking, AI, Physics, Camera, or other Gameplay systems
  • A passion for cars and racing

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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