Software Engineer - SDK (C++)

Software Development
| #Programming #python #C++

We are looking for passionate Software Engineer to enhance our extraordinary team, which is working on the GOG Galaxy platform. Join us in building the best online services and desktop features for our sister game-development studio CD PROJEKT RED and other partners. This position will allow you to shape the future of GOG.com.

Responsibilities:

  • Shape and develop ambitious features for GOG Galaxy, combining networking, gameplay and community, experienced by millions of gamers.
  • Develop and own major features in the GOG Galaxy SDK.
  • Implement performance measurements, testing strategies and optimizations.
  • Work with other engineers in SCRUM methodology and mentor team members.
  • Stay abreast of emerging new technologies, research new tools and implement best practices.

Job Requirements:

  • Proficiency in C++ with proven years of experience.
  • Deep knowledge of network protocols and communication (TCP, UDP, HTTP).
  • Experience with the client-server architecture.
  • Basic Python knowledge.
  • Experience with Linux platform.
  • Knowledge of software development best practices (version control, testing, deployment etc.).
  • Knowledge of network and server security issues.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.
  • Passion for gaming, game services, and online communities.

Pluses:

  • Experience in programming for mobile platforms (iOS or / and Android)
  • Experience in programming on game consoles (XBOX ONE and / or PlayStation 4)
  • Experience with creating cross-platform software.
  • Knowledge of as many of the following as possible: multiplayer services in games, NAT busting, code optimization, low level network tools and diagnosis, VoIP.
  • Experience with Unity3D and/or Unreal Engine.
  • Experience with programming for Mac OS.

What we offer:

  • A unique opportunity to enter a booming industry and to influence the future of digital distribution.
  • A gamer’s paradise where you will be surrounded by games - living & breathing them!
  • A great, laid-back work atmosphere in our office based in Warsaw, Poland.
  • The chance to work in an international environment with exceptional experts.
  • A Profit Sharing Program after 6 months of work, where employees share 10 % of GOG.com's net profit (paid out once a year).
  • Access to a health care and sport activities package.
  • A relocation package for foreigners as well as assistance from our HR throughout the whole process.
  • Polish lessons should you need them.
  • Frequent social activities, free fruits, an in-house cantina, and other goodies are a standard.
  • An in-house gym, open 24/7, available exclusively for CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com employees.
  • Free access to CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com games.

If you think you’ve got what it takes, please submit your CV (in English) and code samples below.

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