Diablo team seeking PS3 engineer
posted on 06.03.11 at 04:48 PM EST by (@salromano)

Blizzard’s Diablo division is currently seeking a PlayStation 3-specific software engineer. They’re the same team that makes Diablo III. You know, that PC game that all the kids have been raving about.

Here’s the full job listing:

Blizzard Entertainment is seeking an enthusiastic senior software engineer to be a key contributor on the Diablo team. This position is responsible for overseeing PlayStation 3 (PS3) architecture design as well as other PS3-specific game code development to maximize platform performance.

Responsibilities
Design, implement, and maintain game systems to work on the PlayStation 3.
Identify previously unknown issues and offer solutions.
Be responsible for various systems including the game engine, audio, physics, tools pipeline, etc.
Work closely with game design to ensure a great player experience.
Requirements
A minimum of 5 years game coding experience
A minimum of 1 AAA shipped title for the PS3

Could Diablo III see a PlayStation 3 release? Was E3 just spoiled? We’re bound to find out soon enough.

  • KingKelloggTheWaffleHaggler

    That would be insane!

  • rockman29

    They should go ahead and release War3, SCII, and Diablo III on PS3! :D

    Sega Saturn Warcraft II was the shiz back in the day. Bring back RTS and dungeon crawl to consoles!!!

  • maikel19

    Its coming to 360/ps3 for monthes now, thanks to other “wanted” posts!
    maybe even the wii2?

  • salisdedicated

    “huge Sony exclusive” my dream might be coming true!

  • nutt

    this is not a exclusive it will be for 360 as well they just dont need someone to work on 360 side since its windows based they been working with wndows there whole lifes

  • Gaara D. Dragon

    Diablo on consoles directly from Blizzard is a big blow to PC gaming.