Skydance Interactive is looking for a motivated Jr. Platform Engineer to join The Walking Dead VR Team . Our ideal candidate is passionate about virtual reality and thrives in a small team environment.
Design, implement, and maintain highly scalable, performant code.
Write detailed unit tests and provide documentation.
Deploy and manage services in a multi-node server environment.
Work with other engineers and content creators in a highly collaborative environment to solve business and technology problems.
BS – MS in Computer Science or related fields, or equivalent experience.
1+ years professional programming experience in a game studio
Experience with Java (8+).
Experience creating RESTful web services.
Experience with both relational databases (e.g. MySQL) and NoSQL data stores (e.g. MongoDB).
Solid understanding of software design and data modeling.
Understanding of best practices in networking and security.
Familiarity with Linux and Windows based server environments.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Rapid learner, able to absorb and understand complex systems.
Comfortable working closely with Designers, Artists, and other members of the development team in a highly iterative environment.
Prior work, personal or professional, that shows exceptional insight and skill of execution.
Passion for games and virtual reality
Experience with Spring, Spring Data, Hibernate.
Experience with Akka
Experience with C++ and C# development.
Experience developing for game consoles and embedded platforms.
Experience with AWS a plus
Able to work in the United States
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