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Senior Gameplay Engineer
Austin, TX

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Job Description

You possess a strong technical background and a passion for game design. You're laser-focused on the details yet manage to think beyond the current state. Your superior programming skills set you apart along with your ability to collaborate with a variety of disciplines to create fantastic gameplay for the players.

Sound like a match? Kabam Austin is looking for a Gameplay Engineer to join us!

We don't just make games, we play and love them too.

You will be joining a team of Engineers who work in a collaborative environment. You will be interacting on a daily basis with designers, artists, and other programmers to build gameplay features and create compelling experiences for players. Here's what you can expect to do:

* Build and maintain a variety of robust, flexible, and well-architected gameplay systems, including controls, abilities, AI, and RPG systems.
* Prototype new gameplay ideas and concepts, collaborating with designers and providing feedback
* Create new and maintain existing tools for designers and artists, to add features and improve their workflow.
* Participate in development scheduling, working with production to estimate tasks and ensure milestones are hit

Desired Skills:

* Extensive enterprise software development experience including industry experience in game development.
* Strong experience in a gameplay prototyping role specifically combat systems and mechanics.
* Professional proficiency with multiple game engines, or proven ability to pick-up new ones
* Ability to write clean, simple, well-documented code from design requirements

Nice to have:

* Fluency in multiple programming languages (C# / C++ / javascript)
* Experience shipping a mobile game
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience
* Experience in Android / iOS Mobile application development
* Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative and team-oriented environment
* Ability to effectively communicate with technical and non-technical team members
* You are a gamer

Excited by this opportunity? We invite you to apply and start the conversation with us.

Together, we can create some of the best games ever made.

About Kabam

Kabam is a world leader of massively multiplayer games for mobile devices. Console quality graphics and next-generation technology are the hallmark of Kabam games. Kabam merges the art of game design and the science of consumer behavior to create immersive games enjoyed by players around the world. Kabam's games have generated hundreds of millions of downloads including Marvel Contest of Champions and Transformers: Forged to Fight and won several awards including Apple Editor's Choice and Google Play's Best Game of the Year. Kabam has studios and offices in Vancouver, San Francisco, and Austin. Kabam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Netmarble Games.


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