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Senior Software Engineer at Blizzard Entertainment

Posted in Software 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Irvine, California

Job Description:

Compelling stories. Intense multiplayer. Endless replayability. Qualities that made StarCraft, Warcraft III, and Diablo II the titans of their day. Evolving operating systems, hardware, and online services have made them more difficult to be experienced by their loyal followers or reaching a new generation.

We’re restoring them to glory, and we need your engineering talents, your passion, and your ability to get tough jobs done.

So if you like wearing many hats, know small teams are the most effective, and look forward to challenges that will create millions of new adventures for our players: we would love to hear from you.


  • Make gameplay first again.

  • Create conditions for experiences that look as good as they play.

  • Own implementation and curation of features new and old.

  • Combat hacking to improve multiplayer.

  • Diagnose and fix all the things: crashes, deadlocks, overflows, heap corruptions, etc.


  • Expert knowledge of C / C++

  • A minimum of 5 years’ development experience

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in game programming

  • Experience debugging unfamiliar code

  • Passion for games

  • Excite us


  • Experience debugging Win32 or OS X game software

  • Experience with OpenGL or D3D

  • Experience using Visual Studio or Xcode

  • In-depth familiarity with Blizzard products