Game Development/Publishing, Internship/Trainee, Programming
United States - Massachusetts - Needham
May. 22, 2019
Apply Now Company Overview Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the worlds most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines. We're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team. Business Unit Overview WB Games Boston, is a Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment development studio focused on creating free-to-play games for mobile platforms. The studio is utilizing its extensive expertise in creating persistent online worlds that foster powerful social gaming communities to develop its hit mobile game, Game of Thrones: Conquest. Opportunity Overview WB Games Boston seeks an Engineering Intern, a talented and hard-working individual who is self-motivated, process-driven, customer-oriented, and who has a passion for developing software applications using a variety of technologies. The position is a member of the Game Server team and will work on the backend for Game of Thrones: Conquest and upcoming mobile titles.
Game Server is an engineering team that is responsible for developing and supporting game specific backend features for our mobile gaming platform. Our platform includes game client and server technologies, analytics, performance and development tools.
What part will you play?
Develop, maintain, and improve backend game features to support online mobile games.
Support game client teams and help them integrate with the backend.
Self-manage when given prioritized goals and objectives.
Seek out opportunities to improve technically and professionally.
What do we need from you?
Coursework in Computer Science, Engineering, or a reasonable equivalent thereof.
Experience in Go, C#/.NET, Java or Python.
Comfortable in a Linux CLI environment.
Experience with Docker or other containerization technology.
Experience with SQL or noSQL stores (MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB, etc.).
Experience creating web services with any tech.
Knowledge of cloud services such as AWS or Google Compute Engine.
Innate desire to automate all repetitive processes.
The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law Associated topics: algorithm, application, backend, c c++, c++, java, matlab, php, sdet, software programmer
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