Rockstar San Diego
Rockstar New England
RAGE Technology Group
RAGE is looking for an energetic database programmer to help increase the features and capabilities of our online technologies. We are looking for someone who is not afraid of new challenges and wants to work on a technology team and company that are focused on redefining what an online gaming experience can be.
- Develop high volume, highly scalable database services utilizing Windows Server, SQL server, IIS, .NET, and C#.
- Design optimal server and storage topologies for high performance database applications.
- Develop highly reliable distributed database systems.
- Develop and tune high performance transactional database systems.* Work with the game project team to integrate RAGE database technology into game projects, identify extensions to that technology, and create those improvements.
- Work with external vendors to develop solutions using and/or extending their service SDKs.
- Excellent C# and Transact SQL programming skills.
- Experience with .NET and SQL server
- Good "can do" attitude with a service oriented personality.
- Direct experience with high volume, high availability database systems.
- Being versatile and regularly proving a readiness to tackle new challenges.
- A passion for playing and making games!
- Experience building online gaming systems, commerce systems, social networking systems, search systems
- At least one shipped console or PC title; preferably on the Xbox 360 and/ or the Playstation 3 console.
- Experience with online game service APIs, particularly Xbox Live, Sony NP, and Games for Windows Live.