Every great story has a new beginning. We're excited to announce that Discovery and WarnerMedia have combined to become Warner Bros. Discovery. WBD is a premier global media and entertainment company offering audiences the world’s most differentiated and complete portfolio of content, brands and franchises across television, film, sports, news, streaming and gaming. We’re home to the world’s best storytellers, creating world-class products for consumers. From brilliant creatives to technology trailblazers and beyond, join us as we step into the next chapter.

For the past 25 years Monolith Productions has been obsessed with delivering a unique gaming experience for our fans. Starting with Blood, our very first title – all the way to our most recent offering, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, we are constantly pushing the envelope to combine innovative gameplay, inventive narratives, cutting edge tech & AI, and stunning visuals. We are challenging ourselves even further to ensure that our next project is going to be our best yet. That’s where you come in – for us to achieve that, we need the best and brightest talent the industry has to offer. Help us create our next AAA title.

The Job

As a Gameplay Software Engineer, you will contribute to innovative game systems with substantial player-facing impact, such as our combat, character movement, camera, and Monolith's award-winning Nemesis systems!

Working as a member of the Gameplay team, you will partner with our design and art teams to build and expand game systems through our proprietary game engine. Come work with our highly collaborative team, and help us deliver a superhero experience as epic as Wonder Woman herself!

The Daily

  • Write C++ code in a data-driven, proprietary engine

  • Collaborate closely with design and art to build core gameplay experiences

  • Work with team leadership to breakdown feature work into actionable, schedulable steps

  • Write concise documentation for code and complex systems

The Essentials

  • Professional experience in C++

  • Experience working and debugging in a well-known IDE, such as Visual Studio or Rider

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills

  • Understanding of common game development concepts and systems

  • Prior experience working in a 3D game engine (Unreal, Unity, etc.)

The Nice to Haves

  • Understanding of mathematics concepts commonly used in gaming, including linear algebra and trigonometry

  • Experience helping maintain a live software product or game

  • Experience developing against console platforms (Xbox, PS, etc.)

  • Experience working in agile processes, such as Scrum

The Perks

  • Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer for eligible employees

  • Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies

  • Access to in-house learning and development resources

  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

If you’re a qualified candidate with a disability and you need a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for this position, please contact us at [email protected].