Located in the San Francisco Bay Area and Melbourne, Australia – we’re the videogame development team behind Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare 3, Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare and Call of Duty®: WWII. Since our founding in 2009, our greatest passion has been making AAA games. The strength of our team makes us not only excellent at what we do, but also how we do it. We firmly believe in supporting our talented employees to be the best they can be. Here at Sledgehammer Games, everyone is a game maker.
As we head into decade II of development, we’re focused on constantly evolving, innovating and taking risks – which are some of the most rewarding aspects of game development. With world-class audio, design, engineering and art teams, we’ve been able to achieve some of the highest-quality game execution of any studio in the industry. We love what we do and work hard to make sure that each new game we make is even better than the last. Creativity is key, and we’re looking for talented game developers for our exciting next project.
As a Senior Integration Engineer, you will support code and asset integrations across multiple development branches. You will collaborate with internal/external Activision studios to understand their changes and reliably integrate the technology across multiple projects. This is a key role across the Activision development ecosystem to keep development on track.
Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
Develop, modify, debug and deploy build tools software in C#/Python/C/C++
Improve and optimize existing build/asset pipeline, workflow, and Continuous Integration systems
Connect with production, QA and leadership teams on build status and known issues
Document software and features for internal and external engineering teams
Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
Proficiency in C++, C#, Python, and Batch Files
5+ years programming experience
Knowledge of CI solutions, e.g.: Jenkins, Hudson, Bamboo
Knowledge of Version Control systems & branching, e.g.: Perforce, Git, Mercurial, etc.
Some experience with systems integration, verification and validation.
Ability to quickly understand and work with internally and externally developed code.
Ability to work alone and self-start.
Strong problem solving/troubleshooting skills
Highly organized and diligent
Ability to collaborate, coordinate, communicate and support internal and external team members
Creative, articulate, motivated, focused, hard-working, and results-oriented.
Familiarity with PS4, Xbox One and/or PC tools and release processes
Previous game technology experience; engine programming, pipeline architecture, tools, etc.
Experience with task tracking software (DevTrack, Hansoft, Jira, etc...)
Experience with Puppet, Docker
Experience with Powershell
Experience with Linux, CentOS & Ubuntu
Distributed build system experience, e.g.: Incredibuild, SN-DBS
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™ and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!
Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!
The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.
Sledgehammer Games is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.