Mid/Senior Software Engineer (R&D / Machine Learning)

Job Overview

You’ll bring your experience as an experienced software engineer to a team focused on a machine learning research project within the video game space. You’ll be combining your professional experience and an intrinsic desire for problem-solving, with your passion of video games in order to explore a new frontier within the realm of video games, with the aim to turn the research into a user facing product.

 

What will you do?

Together, with your teammates:

  • Design and implement ML pipeline and integration in our games

  • Implement and evaluate different ML techniques

  • Implement and maintain automation and scaled infrastructure

  • Collaborate and communicate with other teams and stakeholders

 

What are we looking for?
  • You have a demonstrable background in Software Engineering with commercial experience in C++ and Python

  • Experience using machine learning techniques and tools, especially reinforcement learning

  • Strong problem solving ability

  • Experience working with existing large code bases

  • Adaptability to work on different parts of the system from ML to game engine to DevOps

  • Ability to autonomously solve problems and ensure timely completion of assigned work

  • Strong code and system design skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to collaborate with other developers within and across teams and studios (a great team player)

  • A passion for video games!

 

Desirable:
  • Bachelor of Computer Science or Computer Engineering or equivalent

  • Experience in the game development industry

  • Experience in game engine development especially rendering

  • Experience with other scripting languages

  • Commercial experience in a machine learning / data science project

  • Experience using Agile methodologies

 

About Wargaming:

Wargaming Sydney is one of the largest AAA development studios in Australia, and is the Aussie branch of Wargaming.net. We are the creators of the award-winning BigWorld Technology which powers Wargaming’s massively popular online games. The team currently works on new IP, established titles, and advanced technologies.

We are a group of highly talented individuals who have come together to create the Wargaming Sydney family.

At Wargaming Sydney we offer all our employees a unique bespoke benefits package which includes options for subsidised private health care, fitness/gym memberships and entertainment budgets. We also offer breakfast every day, a weekly company-provided lunch, fully stocked gaming room and much, much more…

We’ve been voted a Great Place to Work, and are endorsed as an Employer for Women by Work180. We believe in equal opportunities for all and have created a workplace where all of our team can feel supported and included. We’ve zero tolerance for workplace bullying, discrimination, and harassment. We encourage applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in the technology industry, and all applicants will receive consideration equally.

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Location

Sydney, Australia

 

Area

Software Engineering

 

Reports to

Software Team Lead