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343 Industries, the studio developing titles in the Halo universe, is looking for a talented gameplay engineer to join our multiplayer team working on the next installment in our franchise… Halo Infinite!

At 343 Industries, our mission is to inspire heroes and deliver wonder. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the Multiplayer team as we bring the next installment in this epic saga to life. As a member of the multiplayer team, you will join the passionate ranks of engineers and designers behind Halo 5's extremely well-received Arena, Warzone, and Forge game modes to deliver exciting, world-class multiplayer experiences to our fans. We are looking for someone who is comfortable working in a fast-paced and iterative environment to help prove out new concepts quickly and fail fast when needed. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and an eye for building out prototypes that can be efficiently evolved into complete features. This is an opportunity to have a significant impact on one of the biggest multiplayer franchises in the industry and provide limitless entertainment to millions of players worldwide!

343 Industries has developed a set key studio values which simultaneously define, shape, and drive our workplace: Candidates should be familiar with these values and able to demonstrate ways in which they reflect this vision.

Basic Qualifications:

* 5+ years of professional experience with C++

Preferred Qualifications:

* Professional game development experience on one or more shipped titles
* Strong communication, problem-solving, and debugging skills
* Passion for creating great experiences for players!
* Experience working closely with creative team members to deliver features
* Experience working on large and complex codebases.
* Experience with Lua, particularly as an embedded scripting language
* Experience working with multithreaded game engines


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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.


* Own and maintain systems for cutting edge AAA multiplayer experiences
* Participate in systems design and planning to establish a solid technical foundation for new code.
* Write code to prototype, extend existing systems, and implement new features and systems.
* Collaborate with designers and content creators to deliver AAA multiplayer experiences.
* Team up with other developers within the multiplayer team and across other teams to deliver successful results.
* Work with multiplayer team leads and production to estimate, track, and scope work across all phases of the project.
* Fix bugs and solve issues that stand in the way.
* Consistently deliver high-quality results.

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