The Coalition is a team of talented, creative, fun-loving professionals from around the world who are united in their passion for Gears of War.
Located in Vancouver, Canada, the studio is dedicated to pushing the Gears franchise to new heights with its belief that if you want to go far, go together.
The Coalition, the game studio that develops the Gears of War franchise, is looking for a Intermediate Data Engineer to join our team working on next-generation Gears experiences.
We are seeking talented, experienced developers with a variety of backgrounds who want to redefine the Gears experience through the application of modern cloud database technologies and various telemetry solutions.
The Coalition’s Online Services & BI team builds data services that measure and influence many aspects of the game, including in-game economies and commerce, player statistics, user generated content, matchmaking, and game content management.
We follow an agile, iterative, and quality driven software development lifecycle. We value development of reliable data pipelines and usable data insights.
We embrace DevOps and build our features to be supportable and easy to troubleshoot.
In addition to the standard Microsoft SQL Server tech stack, you’d be working with a broad set of other service technologies including :
NoSQL data management (Azure Table, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Blob)
Azure Data Lake
Azure HDInsights / Hadoop
Azure Data Explorer / KUSTO
C# / .net
Streaming Telemetry (Azure Event Hub)
Online Gaming Platforms (Xbox Live)
Search (Azure Search)
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