Senior Game Services Engineer.
About Sony Music EntertainmentSony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.OverviewWe need you to bring your vision and passion to a team dedicated to reimagining music through immersive media. Leveraging Sony Music's vast catalog and roster of artists, the Sr. Game Services Engineer will lead the development of online game services and tools ranging from matchmaking to lobby systems and monetization systems to analytics; challenging oneself to bring to life a new era of immersive entertainment centered around music for an unannounced project. Additionally, this role will collaborate with Game Networking Engineers to monitor and optimize server deployments.Responsibilities* Design, develop, and support highly scalable tools and games services using high quality C++ and Python on the AWS cloud and using Unreal engine.* Monitor, measure, and improve server deployments for online multiplayer games and backend services* Develop custom backend services for game play by extending PlayFab functionality* Proactively identify and solve problems that affect the quality of life for players, operations, and other developers.* Self-organize work and take ownership of projects throughout their lifecycles* Monitor, measure, and improve deployments and performance of game servers and backend services* Develop and deploy game services using CI/CD pipeline tools* At times develop web-based tools for developers* Contribute innovative and original ideas on all aspects of game systems production and development* Lead a team of software developers from design to product completion* Mentor engineers on best practices and troubleshootingQualifications* 6-8 ...