Bethesda Softworks

Bethesda Softworks, a division of ZeniMax Media Inc, founded in 1986, has a long history of success as a developer and publisher of award-winning video games for PCs, Sony’s PlayStation®, PlayStation® 2, and Microsoft’s Xbox®, and has games in development for Xbox® 360, PlayStation® Portable (PSP), Nintendo DS, and other next generation consoles.

Bethesda Softworks Austin, TX, United States
12 Apr, 2018
Full time
Senior Backend Services Engineer Division:  Bethesda Softworks  | Department:  Platform  | Location: Rockville, MD or Austin, TX, US The Senior Backend Services Engineer will work with a team of talented engineers to develop scalable and high performance core platform services in a predominantly Python based infrastructure. The role focuses on hands on programming and architecture contributions while interfacing with multiple engineering and design teams, and quality for our products with an emphasis on iteratively learning actions. RESPONSIBILITIES: Write clean, maintainable code in Python, that is suitable for continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD), following best practices and software guidelines Design, architect and develop software for large-scale services and systems Liaise and manage with third-party development teams to ensure a quality product Coach and mentor junior engineers Drive the engineering rhythm and process of the team from planning, resource allocation, design, coding, deployment, and support Actively provide code review feedback to other developers Debug code, troubleshoot problems and develop solutions for production issues Collaborate with other developers, quality engineers (QE), ops engineers and support engineers to ensure smooth deployment, continual operation and fanatical support of quality software Understand diverse languages and technologies -  Python, Nginx, Redis, MySQL, AWS technologies, etc. Commitment to creating an environment where the team can deliver high-quality work at a sustainable pace Perform under minimal supervision on significantly complex assignments Other duties as assigned MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 4 years of experience as a software engineer You should possess a strong technical background and a good grasp of software engineering principles, exceptional problem solving, design, programming, and testing skills Ability to research and gain good working knowledge of technologies relevant to the strategic direction of the company Solid knowledge of design patterns and object oriented software design practices Good working knowledge of highly scalable web servers (e.g. Nginx, Tornado) Good working knowledge of Message Brokers (RMQ/SQS), RDBMS (MySQL) and Caching technologies (Memcached/Redis) Solid knowledge on distributed, highly available and massively scalable system design. Excellent written and verbal skills DESIRED: Experience working with Game Studios, integrating online services Solid experience working within the AWS Platform Experience working in a microservice based infrastructure Ruby rails experience is a plus How to Apply To apply for this position you will be redirected to the job submission form at Taleo.com, our third-party applicant tracking system. While Taleo.com is not hosted by ZeniMax Media and does not fall under our Privacy Policy, only employees of our Human Resources department will be able to view your submitted information. Information collected via the job submission form is subject to Taleo.com’s privacy policy.
Bethesda Softworks Rockville, MD, United States
12 Apr, 2018
Full time
Web Applications Developer Division:  Bethesda Softworks  | Department:  Platform  | Location: Rockville , MD, US Bethesda Softworks is looking for a Web Applications Developer to join the team. The selected candidate will be responsible for the development of customer applications and analyzing business requirements and functional system specifications for Platform web-based systems. In addition, the Web Applications Developer will evaluate requirement specifications, business rules and user stories for web applications to determine and implement the most efficient and cost-effective software solution as outlined in the business requirements. Other responsibilities will include:  Participate in requirements analysis, application design, development, test and rollout using VCS and CI tools Ensure consistency with corporate installation and security policy standards and security plan Stay on top of cutting edge Internet JavaScript technologies and development skills Qualifications:  4+ years web development experience which includes the programming/ development of web applications 4+ years overall web development experience, with at least 1+ years JavaScript web application design and development.  1+ years’ experience developing front-end web applications using JavaScript frameworks such as Angular.js, backbone.js, ember.js, meteor, Ext JS, or react.js.  Previous experience with cross-browser development using tools such as HTML5, CSS, JSON Understanding of web API services (JSON, REST) Desired Skills:  Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or related discipline Source control management tools such as GIT, perforce  HTML5 and CSS3 experience Exposure to responsive design, grids, JSON, AJAX, Node.js Experience with jQuery, Cross-browser, JS debugging is desired Previous experience with browser Developer Tools and Unit Testing tools How to Apply To apply for this position you will be redirected to the job submission form at Taleo.com, our third-party applicant tracking system. While Taleo.com is not hosted by ZeniMax Media and does not fall under our Privacy Policy, only employees of our Human Resources department will be able to view your submitted information. Information collected via the job submission form is subject to Taleo.com’s privacy policy.
Bethesda Softworks Rockville, MD, United States
12 Apr, 2018
Full time
PR Manager Division:  Bethesda Softworks  | Department:  Marketing & Public Relations  | Location: Rockville , MD, US The PR Manager reports into the Assistant Director of PR and will assist in creating and driving programs which generate positive editorial coverage for the group’s business activities, initiatives and policies through multiple communication vehicles including: media relations, internal community and content platforms, conferences, and events. The PR Manager’s responsibilities will include development of press releases, web site content, interviews, story pitch and placement, media relations, community management, press tours, and game conventions.   Responsibilities: Assist in the creation and execution of strategic, breakout PR campaigns Write and edit press releases, interviews, fact sheets, and other PR materials Collaborate with development teams to create effective communications strategies and timelines Coordinate global communications efforts with international teams Help plan and participate in trade shows, sales & marketing presentations, and press tours Work with members of media and online personalities to secure previews, reviews, interviews, and articles about company and company products Craft and execute PR programs that publicize the studios, franchises, and titles Own outreach and coverage with top consumer media outlets nationwide Maintain key media relationships across North America Work with internal community, content and brand teams to develop successful and integrated player-facing communication Source top tier speaking opportunities and manage the team’s executive speaking opportunities Help manage PR agency strategy and activity across multiple titles Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in related field 3-5 years’ experience working in public relations and/or marketing for a video game developer or publisher is essential Strong, established relationships with key press is essential Very strong writing skills and the ability to articulate concepts, messages and strategies Effective organization and planning skills, ability to prioritize multiple projects Effective analytical, troubleshooting, decision making and problem solving skills Effective leadership skills Must be proactive and highly motivated Proficient in all Microsoft Office products How to Apply To apply for this position you will be redirected to the job submission form at Taleo.com, our third-party applicant tracking system. While Taleo.com is not hosted by ZeniMax Media and does not fall under our Privacy Policy, only employees of our Human Resources department will be able to view your submitted information. Information collected via the job submission form is subject to Taleo.com’s privacy policy.
Bethesda Softworks Rockville, MD, United States
12 Apr, 2018
Full time
General Application Division:  Bethesda Softworks  | Department: | Location: Rockville , MD, US   How to Apply To apply for this position you will be redirected to the job submission form at Taleo.com, our third-party applicant tracking system. While Taleo.com is not hosted by ZeniMax Media and does not fall under our Privacy Policy, only employees of our Human Resources department will be able to view your submitted information. Information collected via the job submission form is subject to Taleo.com’s privacy policy.
Bethesda Softworks Austin, TX, United States
12 Apr, 2018
Full time
Systems Engineer Division:  Bethesda Softworks  | Department:  Platform  | Location: Austin, TX, US Bethesda Softworks is seeking a  Systems Engineer  to join our infrastructure operations team.  A candidate hoping to join the team should have intimate knowledge of the deployment and tuning of Linux systems as well as the software development skills to automate and improve processes that span both our datacenter and cloud infrastructure.  Additionally, they must also be able to work with little guidance and be comfortable in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment. Responsibilities: Work as part of the team responsible for architecting, implementing, and supporting our private and public cloud environments. Work with and provide technical leadership to teams across the entire Zenimax family in order to gather requirements and design and deliver highly available solutions that meet their needs. Research new technologies, including software and hardware, in order to solve both current and future business challenges. Manage hardware and software vendor relationships.  Participate in on-call and production support of our business critical applications and systems. Document operational processes and procedures and system topologies. Requirements: You must possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in a live environment, supporting data centers and virtual instances, in a global enterprise environment, as well as the following: Experience with server technologies including the latest in blade and rackmount servers Experience managing and tuning SAN fabric and storage solutions Intimate knowledge of the Linux operating system and experience with CentOS or Ubuntu Experience with public, private, and hybrid cloud technologies including AWS, Azure, OpenStack, and/or VMware Experience using and optimizing metrics, monitoring, and logging solutions utilizing open source technologies such as: collectd, Telegraf, Graphite, Grafana Nagios, Shinken, Sensu Elasticsearch, Fluentd, Kibana Experience with configuration management solutions such as Chef and/or Salt Ability to automate tasks using an administrative language such as Python or shell scripts Strong interpersonal and communication skills Passion for games Desired Skills: Experience working with container technologies such as Docker and container orchestration tools like ECS, Kubernetes, Meso, OpenShift, or Docker Swarm Experience performing system and network application load testing A technical blog or GitHub account with code samples or architecture designs   How to Apply To apply for this position you will be redirected to the job submission form at Taleo.com, our third-party applicant tracking system. While Taleo.com is not hosted by ZeniMax Media and does not fall under our Privacy Policy, only employees of our Human Resources department will be able to view your submitted information. Information collected via the job submission form is subject to Taleo.com’s privacy policy.