Summer Engineering Internships at Big Huge Games

Big Huge Games

Summer Engineering Internships

Temporary in Timonium, MD

Big Huge Games is looking for a Summer Engineering Intern to work with our accomplished game development team. You will be part of a highly skilled and innovative group that is working on world-class mobile games and related technologies. We’re looking for candidates who combine strong programming skills with an interest in games, and the ability to work well with others.

You will be working with client, server and tool programmers, as well as collaborating with other disciplines including Art, Design, Production, and QA. Your work will involve helping implement new game features, improving and creating tools, as well as fixing bugs and helping support our live mobile games. We want engineers that live and breathe code, yet can still operate and communicate effectively in a highly interactive environment.


Responsibilities

  • Help develop high-quality game features for mobile platforms, by gathering requirements, designing solutions, implementing robust code, testing and debugging
  • Create efficient, scalable, optimized code while working with our codebase as well as 3rd party libraries and tools
  • Understand, conform and optimize for the memory and performance limitations of target hardware
  • Participate in group collaboration and utilize engineering best practices, such as code reviews
  • Work with all departments to ensure the best systems and tools to make our teams efficient and our games great

Qualifications

  • Source control system knowledge, including Git and/or Perforce
  • Knowledge of C#, Java or C++
  • Strong computer science fundamentals in object-oriented design, algorithms, and data structures
  • Ability to quickly understand existing code and enhance/extend an existing architecture
  • Software engineering skills, including the ability to write maintainable and robust code
  • Ability to architect systems from scratch
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Bonus

  • Unity3D Engine expertise
  • Familiarity with mobile development (iOS/Android)

Internship opportunities through Big Huge Games run for 12-weeks, are paid, full-time (40hr/week), and on-site in our office located just north of Baltimore City.
No part-time, telecommuting, or remote work options are available.

Applicants should download DomiNations on iOS or Android and be prepared to discuss the game