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Senior Tools Engineer- Treyarch
Santa Monica, CA

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Job Description

Senior Tools Engineer

Treyarch is seeking a Senior Tools Engineer to join our Core Engine Team. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, focused, and passionate about creating world-class game development tools. This is an exciting opportunity to join an award-winning, AAA video game developer and work with the best gaming talent in the world.

What you'll be doing:

* Design, develop and support the toolset comprising our production pipeline

* Collaborate with art, design, and gameplay departments to develop new tools and tech

* Develop new world-editor workflows to deliver next-generation content and visuals

* Work closely with our content creation team ensuring existing tools meet their needs

* Continuously improve the user experience and performance of our tools

The skills and experience you'll need:

* Expert-level C++ skills; familiarity with Modern C++ (11/14, modern STL)

* Experience with modern game editing tools (UE4 or similar world-editors)

* Self-motivated with a proven ability to drive ideas from concept to completion

* Able to profile and performance tune code to remove bottlenecks

* Comfortable working within an established codebase and coding guidelines

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Additional experience and skills (highly desired):

* Shipped AAA console or PC titles

* In-depth knowledge of game content pipelines at previous projects

* Distributed systems / async programming experience

* Experience working with SQL (MySQL, SQLite) and NoSQL (MongoDB, Redis) databases

* Familiarity with Python, Rust, or C#

* Familiarity with HLSL/GLSL or other equivalent shader languages

* Familiarity with Perforce and bug-tracking software

* A passion for video games

Treyarch is an award-winning video game studio, driven by the desire to create epic gameplay experiences that are enjoyed by as many video game fans as possible. It is an approach that has helped make the studio behind the Call of Duty: Black Ops series an industry-leading developer. Call of Duty®: Black Ops, Call of Duty®: Black Ops II, Call of Duty®: Black Ops III, and the studio's most recent release, Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4, have all gone on to break industry records. Additionally, Treyarch is the birthplace of fan favorite, Call of Duty's Zombies. Treyarch is wholly owned by Activision Publishing, Inc.

To learn more about our studio, please visit us at, on Facebook at, and @treyarch on Twitter.

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