Founded in 2010 by the original creators of the Call of Duty Franchise, Respawn was created with the philosophy that when talented people have creative freedom, they'll make extraordinary games that achieve the unexpected. Our shipped titles include critically acclaimed multi-platform games Apex Legends, Titanfall, Titanfall 2, Star Wars™ Jedi: Fallen Order and Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. You can learn more about our studio and values at respawn.com/studio.
In collaboration with Lucasfilm, the Star Wars FPS Team is developing a new AAA FPS in the Star Wars galaxy. Inspired by classic titles like Dark Forces and Jedi Knight: Dark Forces 2, our story-driven single player game is being developed from the ground up leveraging the power of Unreal Engine 5. We’re combining this inspiration and technology with Respawn’s pedigree for making best-in-class shooters to deliver a brand new experience our players will love.
We are looking for a Gameplay Engineer to join our growing team. We're building a new Star Wars experience and want to build upon the new technologies of Unreal Engine 5.
Reporting to the Lead Gameplay Engineer, you will develop and extend gameplay systems to help the team achieve the game vision.
Foster an effective relationship between gameplay and content teams to successfully deliver features.
Proactively identify issues, propose and implement solutions.
Guide junior engineers and share knowledge with content and technical team members.
Produce well-engineered, reliable and maintainable code.
3+ years of experience with C/C++.
Experience working in highly collaborative environments.
Willing to embrace a remote-first approach to work and communication.
Excellent math skills with an emphasis on 3D math.
Experience developing gameplay systems.
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or relevant field.
Experience with Unreal Engine and console game development.
Experience working with a large team and large codebase.
Shipped 1+ AAA title.
FPS development experience.
If this excites you, then we want to talk to you! This role is open to on-site, hybrid, or remote off-site work.
In addition to opportunities for creative impact and professional growth which come with being a member of our team, working at Respawn has many other perks and benefits! Learn more at respawn.com/perks.
US COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
The base salary ranges listed below are for the defined geographic market pay zones in these states. If you reside outside of these locations, a recruiter will advise on the base salary range and benefits for your specific location. EA has listed the base salary ranges it in good faith expects to pay applicants for this role in the locations listed, as of the time of this posting. Salary offered will be determined based on numerous relevant business and candidate factors including, for example, education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, geographic location, and business or organizational needs.
BASE SALARY RANGES
California (depending on location e.g. Los Angeles vs. Sacramento): $114,200 - $166,200
New York (depending on location e.g. Manhattan vs. Buffalo): $99,900 - $166,200
Jersey City, NJ: $131,600 - $168,400
Colorado (depending on location e.g. Denver vs. Colorado Springs): $99,900 - $141,800
Washington (depending on location e.g. Seattle vs. Spokane): $99,900 - $168,400
Base salary is just one part of the overall compensation at EA. We also offer a package of benefits including paid time off (3 weeks per year to start), 80 hours per year of sick time, 16 paid company holidays per year, 10 weeks paid time off to bond with baby (following 1 year of service), medical/dental/vision insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, and 401(k) to regular full-time employees. Certain roles may also be eligible for bonus and equity.
About Electronic Arts
Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.
We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.
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