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Now Hiring: Graphics Engineer, Senior Developer, Hearthhead Writers
2017/10/09 at 1:19 PM
We're hiring again on Wowhead and ZAM. The emphasis of today's post is on hiring a
for our modelviewer, some
to expand Hearthhead's coverage, and a
If you think you're the right one for either job, check out the requirements below and then send a copy of your resume, code samples, as well as salary expectations and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate which position you're applying for in the Subject line.
We're looking for someone to work with modelviewers across ZAM, including Wowhead's own modelviewer which powers the
Create a model viewer display widget that runs on multiple sites that produces images of game-level quality or above;
Work with the tools team to extract models from various data sources;
Works with site-front end team members on project criteria and deliverable;
Assist and support site teams with integration of viewer into respective websites as well as resolving any issues that might arise;
The candidate will also have to provide access to a wide array of view-controls for transforms, camera control, search and filter support and other UI widget controls.
Experience with real-time graphics technologies such as WebGL, OpenGL;
Experience with Unity and Unreal game engines, a plus;
Understanding of high-quality animated rendering of characters, costumes, items, associated creatures and a variety of effects (glows, smoke, particles) based on a well understood common image format;
Experience with Rigged models, and;
Knowledge of various game techniques that are employed to obscure geometry and textures when not in use.
Work Location and Reporting Responsibilities:
This position is in our Los Angeles office and reports to the Director of Technology.
Hearthhead Guide Writer
Have a passion for writing and playing Hearthstone? Hearthhead is looking for freelance writers!
The Hearthhead content team has been growing lately and we’ve been creating lots of great, informative guides. We continue to look for valuable writers who will help fill out our coverage.
Zam is looking for those who are able to write opinionated articles and other creative posts. This includes, but is not limited to, spotlights explaining fun and unorthodox decks, Hearthstone’s Wild mode, and more.
We’re 100% open to any unique pitches that writers may have as well. Good pitches may increase your chance at being selected.
If you think you would make a good fit, please send an email to feedbackhearthheadcom with a copy of your resume, writing samples, and topics of interest.
If experienced enough, those accepted may be contacted to help update/create our guides at a later date.
Creation of guides/articles for assigned topics.
Working with an editor to ensure your content is ready for the public eye.
Must be able to work on a deadline.
Knowledgeable about Hearthstone.
Experience writing about Hearthstone.
Experience pitching articles.
In a North American time zone.
Rank 5+ in Hearthstone.
ZAM Network is seeking a web developer with experience in creating and maintaining dynamic web sites to join the Wowhead team. The ideal candidate will have a strong PHP and SQL background, writes clean code that scales well, and can manage multiple methods of caching data for performance. They will also have to tackle day to day management of Wowhead as well as help plan future enhancements and features.
Work with the development team lead by the Wowhead Site Producer to maintain and develop new features for the site and Wowhead community
Migrate and refactor the site to integrate best practices, efficient code-base and performance driven implementations
Integrate and leverage common ZAM micro-services and API for a better network-wide integration.
Strong ability in coding standards-compliant, cross-platform web pages
Experience in relational database design for MySQL
Experience in creating optimized web pages, SQL queries, and database structures for high-load environments
Experience with common web development libraries such as jQuery
Familiarity with Linux, bash, nginx
Experience with version control and agile development methods (Git, JIRA)
Solid understanding of World of Warcraft game mechanics and terms
Familiarity with Lua, especially within World of Warcraft addons
Experience using third-party web APIs, especially the Battle.net API
Familiarity with behind-the-scenes World of Warcraft data concepts, such as item bonuses, enchant IDs, spell and item scaling, artifact traits, etc.
Familiarity with any of: memcached, Varnish, Solr, Elasticsearch, Docker, Kubernetes
Experience developing applications in C++
Familiarity working with non-obvious binary-formatted files (data mining)
Experience in accomplishing tasks as a remote employee
LAMP stack operations experience
Experience with agile development methods
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