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Blizzard Job Opening - Software Engineer, UI

Discussion in 'Latest Updates and News' started by StoPCampinGn00b, May 2, 2018.

  1. StoPCampinGn00b

    StoPCampinGn00b

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    Blizzard needs your help!

    Position: Software Engineer, UI
    Location: Irvine (Southern California, USA)
    Division: Classic Games (Warcraft 3)
    >Link<

    Responsibilities
    • Work closely with designers and other engineers to establish a shared vision for compelling UI features.
    • Implement functional and elegant UI features from approved concept images and paper designs.
    • Develop back-end functionality to support front-end features.
    Requirements
    • Comfortable working in both C++ and JavaScript
    • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a professional software development environment.
    • A solid understanding of best practices and techniques regarding JavaScript
    • Extensive expertise in working on front end view frameworks, such as React, Ember, Vue, etc…
    • Experience with web page layout and styles optimization
    • Expert analysis, troubleshooting, and debugging skills
    • Expert knowledge of computer science fundamentals, including algorithms, data structures, and design patterns
    • Self-motivated with strong initiative
    • Able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment
    • Passion for Blizzard games
    Pluses
    • Experience developing for multiple platforms.
    • Experience with Node and NPM.
    • Computer Science or related degree.

    This announcement is specifically for the position of UI Software Engineer, but you can find other Classic Game job openings here.

    Either way, please contact our friendly neighborhood Blizz employee, @Kam, directly in private if you are considering joining the team.
     
  2. Rufus

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    Yeeeeees.
    Let the Hive consume Blizzard.
    One step at a time.
     
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    @Kam You better tell us if Warcraft IV is on the way!
     
  4. Shar Dundred

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    That's some wishful thanking.
    You may have more success waiting for Half Life 3.
     
  5. DracoL1ch

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    I have none of those requirements but I know dis game a bit. Sending bried right away
     
  6. nedio95

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    I believe this is wrong ;)

    > Passion for Blizzard games <
    10% already covered here ;)

    regards
    -Ned
     
  7. Quilnez

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    I have like 0,1% chance of being hired but **** it I'm applying :grin:

    @Kam
     
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    Often times I browse Blizzard's job applications only to remind myself of the fact that I'll never get to work there.
     
  9. Rui

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    This one is for gameplay and also specifically states Warcraft III^^
    The requirement “A minimum of 5 years’ game programming experience, including experience shipping at least one title” is a killer though; I'd never get that sort of background in Portugal. :p
     
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    Opportunities are somewhat close to you. You'd just have to visit your neighbours.
     
  11. Rui

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    What surprises me is that Miniclip, of all things, has such a large presence in your country.

    Where are the Ubisofts and EAs of the world?
     
  13. Chaosy

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    Let me fire up paint real quick.