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Software Engineer (NTD) Nintendo Technology Development
The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch™ system and the Nintendo 3DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.5 billion video games and more than 710 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS™ family of systems, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™, Wii™ and Wii U™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokémon. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of America Inc., based in Redmond, Wash., serves as headquarters for Nintendo’s operations in the Americas.Creates future hardware/software technology and researches North American-based technologies.
For more information about Nintendo, please visit the company’s website at http://www.nintendo.com
NTD's Software Development Support Group (SDSG) supports Nintendo licensees in development of software on Nintendo platforms. Members of the group are experts in Nintendo hardware and software development tools, providing frontline support to developers around the world. SDSG members work with AAA development teams to help solve some of their hardest problems, while also educating new developers on the basics of Nintendo development.
SDSG members are engineers and educators, utilizing both communications and software development skills to help development teams large and small. If you are ready to enable developers to create the best possible experiences, we want to hear from you
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
Develop and share expertise on Nintendo software development procedures and techniques
Answer technical questions and advise developers that are creating content for Nintendo platforms
Create tutorials, demos, and documentation for Nintendo platform development
Create content for and present at workshops and technical conferences
Participate in the design, development, and support of various software development tools
Create concise, easy to read documents which will facilitate efficient game development.
Up to 10% travel
Qualifications & Requirements
SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS
Three or more years related experience
Strong Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of software product development, related tools and testing paradigms
Experience in programming embedded and application software for video game platforms and related development tools
Strong programming skills in C/C and at least one additional modern programming language
Development experience on Unix, Linux or Windows
Strong skill in one or more of client/server based software creation, Systems development, development tools, platform graphics, game engines, low level drivers or power management
Knowledge of software project tracking and source control
Technical writing skills
Strong systems design, problem solving and debugging skills
Undergraduate Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or equivalent work experience required
Valid passport may be required
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