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Serious Games Programmer

Job ID: 214803
Location: REMOTE WORK, FL, United States
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2021
Category: Software
Subcategory: Game Development Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description

Description

SAIC is hiring Serious Games Developers. This is a remote position. In this role, you will collaborate with team members to develop various gameplay and other systems.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Use the Unity engine to design and implement well-engineered, reliable, maintainable, and bug-free code.
  • Develop and test code, fix bugs, and profile and optimize code as directed.
  • Follow best practices, development processes, and coding standards.
  • Document and peer review technical designs with other software engineers.
  • Work with QA, providing information needed to fully test developed code.
  • Provide support to internal customers for developed software.
  • Keep up to date on state-of-the-art software engineering methods, practices, and technologies.
  • Communicate with other team members, internal customers, and when required external customers to determine requirements.
  • Work well together with other team members in a cooperative, cross- disciplinary team environment.
  • Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks.
  • Demonstrated ability to self-manage and effectively work remotely form customers and with other team members.
  • Possess and develop areas of engineering expertise.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors and 9 years of experience; Masters and 7 years of experience; PhD or JD and 4 years of experience; Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a SECRET Security Clearance.
  • Demonstrated experience with Unity game engine.
  • Strong C# programming skills.
  • A passion for making and playing games, particularly Serious Games.
  • Work well in a cooperative environment.
  • Experience programming game features and systems.
  • One or more shipped products, especially PC or tablet products.
  • Strong source control experience.
  • Agile development experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Serious Games development experience.
  • Flight Simulation experience.
  • Unreal Engine 4 experience.
  • Experience using and creating software for AR/VR/MR hardware.
  • UI development experience, including Scaleform and/or Flash/AS2/AS3 knowledge.
  • Online game and/or MMO development experience, including client/server development of game features.
  • Experience in game physics programming and 3D math.



COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.
Target salary range: $95,001 - $105,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

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