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Technical Director

Division: Bethesda Softworks | Department: Production | Location: Rockville , MD, US

Bethesda Softworks is searching for a Technical Director to shape and coordinate future technology initiatives with world-class technologists from the best game studios in the world. 



  • Coordinate technical knowledge and the exchange of resources across ZeniMax Media studios
  • Coordinate technical knowledge and resource exchange with first party manufacturers and vendors
  • Facilitate an environment of collaboration, encouraging the use of technologies developed worldwide for the betterment of ZeniMax Media
  • Act as a first point of contact, outreach, and technical due-diligence for outsourced technical resources, development partners, and vendors.
  • Act as a liaison between Senior Management and studio-level technical management to promote understanding, communication, and direction
  • Foster communication between technical leaders to ensure the creation quality software
  • Mentor technical leads as they create scalable, available, and reliable products
  • Negotiate with vendors and streamline integration of outsource partners into current development structures
  • Recommend solutions for online backend and distributed systems architectures
  • Interface with cloud and backend services providers to ensure consistent delivery of Games as a Service features



  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Deep understanding of game engine technology across PC, mobile, and console systems
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to relate complex technical concepts to business leaders
  • Capacity for mentoring and building connections between experienced technical leads


Desired Skills

  • A passion for Bethesda Softworks products and experience with our games
  • A focus on delivering quality work to exacting standards

How to Apply

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