2K Sports

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

Mid-Level Game Programmer

at 2K Sports

Posted: 7/10/2019
Job Reference #: 3098

Job Description


@Mass Media, Moorpark, CA

Primary Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Design and develop data and code following direction from programming leads
  • Work independently to implement new functionality in game and tools
  • Able to adapt quickly to new coding environments and programming standards
  • Work on other programmers code, fixing bugs and implementing features
  • Analyze performance and implement optimizations in both high and low-level code
  • Quickly create standalone tools as needed to support the project
  • Comfortable designing and implementing code for multi-processor environments
  • Work with other team members to  implement complex systems
  • Work with teams in other companies to help them deliver finished products
  • Some training and direction of entry-level programmers

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Good communication, organization and documentation skills
  • Must have shipped one or more AAA game titles for console
  • Experience working in a large code base with multiple simultaneous branches
  • 5+ years advanced C/C++
  • 3+ years scripting languages (LUA, C#, Perl, etc.)
  • 3+ years console experience (PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, PS Vita, Wii)
  • Excellent debugging skills, able to quickly locate and fix challenging bugs
  • 3+ years debugging and analytical tools (Visual Studio, PIX, Razor, RAD Telemetry, etc.)
  • Understands how to work well in limited resource environments (a.k.a. game console)
  • Strong grasp of 3D math, physics, graphics, AI, networking, audio processing, data manipulation/ transformation, streaming, file systems, advanced programming techniques

Bonus Skills and Experience:

  • Avid video game enthusiast
  • Unreal Engine
  • CryEngine
  • Unity
  • Audio Experience (Wwise, FMOD, custom)
  • Physics Experience (Havok, PhysX, Bullet, custom)
  • Rendering Experience (D3D, OpenGL, PS4, XB1, other)
  • Source Control (Peforce, Github, other)
  • Microsoft Excel


  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent 3+ years related work experience
  • 1+ years Professional Development