Founded in 2005, 2K Games is a global video game company, publishing titles developed by some of the most influential game development studios in the world. Our studios responsible for developing 2K’s portfolio of world-class games across multiple platforms, include Visual Concepts, Firaxis, Hangar 13, CatDaddy, Cloud Chamber, and HB Studios. Our portfolio of titles is expanding due to our global strategic plan, building and acquiring exciting studios whose content continues to inspire all of us! 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including sports, shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, casual, and family entertainment.

Our team of engineers, marketers, artists, writers, data scientists, producers, thinkers and doers, are the professional publishing stewards of our growing library of critically-acclaimed franchises such as NBA 2K, Battleborn, BioShock, Borderlands, The Darkness, Mafia, Sid Meier’s Civilization, WWE 2K, and XCOM.

At 2K, we pride ourselves on creating an inclusive work environment, which means encouraging our teams to Come as You Are and do your best work! We are dedicated to diversity and inclusion, and want our community of candidates to reflect this commitment. We encourage all qualified applicants to explore our global positions.

2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).

What You Will Do

  • Spearhead development of our client libraries by writing and reviewing documented, performant, provably-tested code

  • Collaborate with external groups to provide architecture, code feedback, strategy, and direction

  • Champion best-practices within the extended engineering team

  • Work with product management and peers to gather requirements then translate to developer stories

  • Engage with feedback from our studio developers in a timely and customer-centric manner to address their concerns

What you bring

  • Proficient with C++ and C# preferably in combination with Unreal Engine and Unity

  • Skilled with unit and automated testing

  • Facility with networking concepts like HTTP, REST, sessions, gRPC, etc.

  • Ability to explain technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • An attitude of achievement when our partners are successful

  • B.S. in Computer Science, or equivalent

Bonus items

  • A passion for working in games

  • Current and next gen console development knowledge

  • Experience with first party SDKs, online platforms, and administrative portals

  • Capable with Perforce and Git

  • Familiarity with JavaScript and/or Go

As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to ensuring that qualified individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform their essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us if you need reasonable accommodation.

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