What does a Developer Relations Engineer do on the Frostbite Partnership Engagement team?
You will lead the team that helps the game studios upgrade to new versions of the Frostbite engine. You will partner with other leaders in the integration and Game teams to drive improvements and share knowledge between the different global groups that we have. As a Lead Developer Relations Engineer within Frostbite Partner Experience, you will report to the Engineering Manager.
Your main responsibility is to work with game teams to upgrade to new releases of the Frostbite engine, which include the following:
You will resolve issues during the upgrade process
You will update or refactor game code to use new Frostbite APIs
You will provide subject matter expertise, guidance and improvements on how to leverage Frostbite features and advantages
You will collaborate with other Frostbite teams in developing and customizing the engine to better meet the needs of game teams
You will manage overall upgrade progress and ensure a smooth delivery of engine upgrades
You will identify, plan and drive adoption of latest Frostbite technologies
To succeed in this role, we believe that you have
Solid understanding of version control concepts and good practices
6+ years of professional experience with C++ or equivalent work experience
Experience with efficient code and optimization
Experience leading large software development projects
Experience mentoring other software engineers
Experience debugging large-scale systems
It would also be nice if you have
Experience with C# and Python
Experience using Perforce
Experience working with distributed teams
Experience with current gaming platforms – PS5, PS4, XBSX, Xbox One, PC
Experience in at least one gaming domains – e.g. Rendering, Systems, Animation / Cinematic, Audio, AI
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