Nintendo Technology Development
The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch™ system and the Nintendo 3DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.7 billion video games and more than 740 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS™ family of systems, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™, Wii™ and Wii U™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokémon. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo Technology Development, based in Redmond, Washington, creates future hardware/software technology and researches North American-based technologies.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
We are seeking an entry-level engineer who is available during the summer of 2024 to join the team working on networking software for our consoles. We are looking for people who are excellent team players and work well on individual assignments. In addition, the successful candidate will be a high-energy problem-solver with a passion for excellence. Potential tasks may include research, feature prototyping, improvements, optimizations, or software development.
SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS:
Rising senior pursuing BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering related field (MS preferred)
Strong C/C++ development skills
Ability to self-drive progress through search, experimentation and some questions to team members
Experience with computer systems (operating systems, firmware, schedulers, allocators, IPC, etc.) preferred
Experience with multithreaded development preferred
Experience/knowledge with computer networking (TCP/IP, DNS, SSL/TLS, HTTP, firewalls, routers, etc.) preferred
This position is onsite in Redmond, WA, and not open to remote status at this time.
This contract position has a base pay range of $40 per hour and is eligible for benefits through the employing agency. Agency benefits include eligibility for medical insurance, employee assistance program, and paid sick leave. All benefits are subject to elections, eligibility requirements, plan and program terms. Benefits offerings will be confirmed at the time of offer by the employing agency, and may differ depending on the employing agency partner.