The listing also claims that the studio will bring the next installment in a beloved strategy game franchise to the next generation gamers around the world.
Senior Software Engineer
Sizzle + VP: Be part of Microsoft Game Studios, and help us create the next-generation of awesome games for Windows and Xbox!
Team: The Decisive Games team is focused on world class strategy game development, and is building a studio that will bring the next installment in a beloved strategy game franchise to the next generation of gamers around the world. This is a highly-collaborative, agile team, with a play-centric approach to game development.
Role: As a generalist game development engineer, you will be expected to play a variety of roles on the team and contribute to solving engineering problems in many areas, but with an emphasis on client-side rendering and UI development.
Develop, design, modify, optimize, and debug game engine elated systems
Deploy, evaluate the performance of, and test software
Document software and features
Participate in scheduling, design, performance, and code review process
BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or related field.
2+ years programming experience in C++, with expertise in networking, web services, algorithms, and optimization
Familiarity with DirectX 11 or Xbox 360 / Xbox One rendering APIs
Understanding of the hardware rendering pipeline
Background with parallel programming and threading
Demonstrated ability to write clean, efficient, readable, portable, and reliable code
Shipped at least one game title
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