At the MS website a new job posting shows up, they are looking for Senior Software Engineer. Microsoft has formed a new development team within its Xbox division. They say the team’s goal is “To push the envelope of today’s and tomorrow’s technology, and it begins with veterans from Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE, and Kinect”.
And the rule is to, “Joining this team comes with risks. Most of what we work on is top-secret; you may not know what your new project is until you’ve accepted an offer. Not all of our ideas will fly. We will fail, and fail fast, on some projects”.
Its cleared that MS is making a new team for a Kinect project. We will have more info about it later.
Responsibilities of the new team membes:
- Creative and rapid prototyping in collaboration with producers, game designers and artists
- Develop implementation plans and software according to functional requirements & feature specifications
- Collaborate with team members in multiple disciplines to clarify and deliver tools, technology, and feature work
- Multitask between projects and teams fluidly