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Call Of Duty Heading To “New Console”

According to a Job Application from the Call Of Duty developer Treyarch, “Treyarch is seeking a Senior Platform Engineer for a position on the team bringing our hugely successful game to a new console.”

Although the Call Of Duty franchise was not directly mentioned in the application, Call Of Duty: Black Ops, designed by Treyarch, sold just over 25 million copies last August.

The studio has not created a product outside of the Call Of Duty franchise since their 2008 James Bond: Quantum Of Solace and Spider-Man: Webs Of Shadows.

The full job application is shown below.

Description

Treyarch is seeking a Senior Platform Engineer for a position on the team bringing our hugely successful game to a new console.  This engineer will work in graphics, the content pipeline, optimization, and tools.  He or she will bring breadth and depth in programming to solve a variety of problems and ship a high quality game.
The ideal candidate:
·         Communicates effectively within a large team
·         Is effective working with high and low level code
·         Writes clean code, avoids hacks
·         Knows when to be conservative, when to be ambitious
·         Gets stuff done
Responsibilities:
·         Adapt graphics and other major systems in our engine to a new platform
·         Extend and optimize the content pipeline and tools
·         Review work from other engineers
·         Solve problems by writing scripts in python or perl
·         Contribute ideas and best practices to our technology, development process, and culture
Requirements:
·         Expert in C/C++
·         Thorough understanding of modern graphics techniques
·         Experience with CPU and GPU optimization
·         Strong 3D Math
·         Shipped 2 or more console titles
·         More than 2 years experience working on Xbox360 or PS3