This job listing expired on Jul 12, 2023


As a Senior Software Engineer on the Live Operations Team, you’ll focus on helping us level up how Software Engineering is completed, as well as further automate long-standing processes and improve data usage methods, for the Live Operations group and studios within the ZeniMax organization. You will work closely with decision making systems and data that directly impact various teams and studios throughout the organization. This role is critical in helping to provide objective analytics and improving systems and tools which assist in the identification and remediation of issues for ZeniMax.


  • Build systems and tools to help solve business needs
  • Coordinate with consumers of our systems and tools to help improve their experience and minimize pain points
  • Develop and maintain technical documentation
  • Mentorship of more junior Engineers on the team
  • Participate in an on-call rotation
  • Resolve complex system integration challenges while working with other members on the team and other teams
  • Share knowledge and learnings with both fellow and aspiring Software Engineers
  • Ship high-quality, well-tested, secure, and maintainable code
  • Take part in design discussions about new features and ensure that they integrate seamlessly with other pieces


  • 8+ years’ software development experience on all phases of a development cycle
  • BS/MS/PHD degree in Computer Science or related technical experience
  • Experience using cloud computing technologies including AWS and/or Azure
  • Experience building web service and restful designs, serverless and event driven design are a plus
  • Fluent in automating workflows and writing modular object-oriented tools using Python and Ruby
  • Previous administration and use of relational databases and big data systems
  • Strong understanding of algorithms, data structures, asynchronous and multi-threaded architecture, space and time complexity, etc.

Preferred Skills

  • CI/CD Pipelines
  • Database administration
  • Experience using Lean-Agile methodologies, feature-driven development, or test-driven development
  • Technical writing