ZeniMax Online Studios is currently staffing up for a major online game project. Please send your resume and introduction to Jobs@zenimaxonline.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Lead Services Engineer

We are seeking a talented individual to lead a service-oriented programming team focused on next-generation massively multiplayer online games. The ideal applicant will possess outstanding communication and coordination skills and be capable of leading a team of programmers in the design and creation of service-related APIs and applications.

Responsibilities:

* Lead, manage, and hire a team of engineers for the design and development of web service-related APIs and internal applications.
* Oversee and develop the existing application framework for CS Services.
* Build out external web services to support the platform infrastructure.
* Work closely with other departments (Customer Service, Network Ops, etc) to build up and extend their foundational toolsets.
* Create requirements and design specifications based on departmental need.
* Translate business requirements into high quality software, while injecting new ideas and features.

Requirements:

* Strong communication and management skills.
* Minimum 2+ years managing a team of developers.
* Experience with agile, scrum processes.
* Strong knowledge of Java/server-side technologies (Spring, Hibernate, RMI, etc)
* Solid understanding of database design and architecture.
* Knowledge of UI design and usability experience .
* Strong knowledge with a server-side scripting language, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
* Ability to work in a collaborative team environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously.
* Service-oriented attitude with an eye for efficiency and workflow.
* Advanced understanding of game-content pipeline and tools.
* Very organized with strong attention to detail.

Plusses:

* Knowledge/interest for MMOs/gaming
* Knowledge of JavaScript frameworks (ExtJS, JQuery)

How to Apply:

For the positions listed above, send your resume and any requested materials (web links preferred for portfolios/materials) via email. We will not return any materials.

E-mail:
Jobs@zenimaxonline.com
(Include position name in the Subject line)

Please be sure to specify the position for which you are applying.

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