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Posted:
2/2/2018
Job Category:
Engineering
CONTRACT - Associate Software Engineer (NTD)
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Nintendo Power | Redmond, WA
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Job Description

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 Wii U™- and Wii™- home consoles, and Nintendo 3DS™- and Nintendo DS™- families of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™-, Nintendo has sold more than 4.3 billion video games and more than 686 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL, as well as the Game Boy™-, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi™- and Nintendo DSi XL™-, Super NES™-, Nintendo 64™-, Nintendo GameCube™- and Wii 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 Technology Development, based in Redmond, Washington, creates future hardware/software technology and researches North American-based technologies.

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES

* Entry-level software engineers available during the Summer of 2018
* Software engineers will partner with experienced engineers, who will help and challenge them on projects that will impact product innovation and delight our customers
* They will work with teams responsible for design, development, quality assurance and delivery of system drivers and tools for Nintendo gaming systems

SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS

* Bachelor's, master's or doctorate degree in electrical engineering, computer science or related field (pursuing with an anticipated graduation date no later than spring of 2019)
* Minimum 3.0 GPA preferred
* Excellent programming skills and knowledge of C/C and /or python
* Wireless communication knowledge (ie. WiFi, Bluetooth, LoRa, SigFox, or LTE)
* Exposure to Linux is a plus
* Excellent software design, problem solving and debugging skills
* Proven track record in projects and academics
* Team player that can also work well on individual assignments
* Ability to drive difficult issues to a successful completion
* Effective interpersonal, teamwork, and verbal/written communication skills
* Diligent, detail-oriented, and willing to take initiative and handle assignments with minimal supervision

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