Senior Software Engineer

  • location: Redwood City, CA
  • type: Permanent
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Senior Software Engineer

job summary:
Our client has a permanent opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer in Redwood Shores, CA.

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer who is passionate about making great games in a fast-paced environment with a collaborative team of talented developers. You will design and develop the technology for gameplay features, front-end UI, client/server communication and framework-level systems in a large-scale mobile game. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will work as part of a game team on a variety of game features, core systems, and tools.

The ideal candidate will have experience creating and running live mobile games. You have an innate ability to communicate complex ideas in simple to understand ways, extensive knowledge of software engineering practices, and exceptional technical aptitude.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with designers, server engineers, and production teams to design, develop, deliver, and improve ultra-fast, reusable, extensible game systems.
  • Maintain core engine components on multiple hardware platforms, for example, memory and performance management, infrastructure and rendering.
  • Monitor the performance and stability of the client to drive continuous improvement.
  • Uphold high-quality standards through technical guidance, leadership, and mentoring
  • Work with our client's internal shared technology groups when necessary
  • Develop new features as part of a continuous live service
Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional programming experience
  • Extensive knowledge of C/C++
  • Experience with both Object-Oriented Programming and component-based development
  • Understanding of stable change management practices in a live service environment
  • Experience working in a code base with multiple simultaneous development branches
  • Flexibility to work on various systems including front-end, combat, gameplay, social
  • Knowledge in these systems a bonus: front-end UI and client/server data flows
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with iOS and/or Android development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A love for making and playing games
 
location: Redwood City, California
job type: Permanent
work hours: 8 to 5
education: No Degree Required
 
responsibilities:
Responsibilities:

  • Work with designers, server engineers, and production teams to design, develop, deliver, and improve ultra-fast, reusable, extensible game systems.
  • Maintain core engine components on multiple hardware platforms, for example, memory and performance management, infrastructure and rendering.
  • Monitor the performance and stability of the client to drive continuous improvement.
  • Uphold high-quality standards through technical guidance, leadership, and mentoring
  • Work with our client's internal shared technology groups when necessary
  • Develop new features as part of a continuous live service
Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional programming experience
  • Extensive knowledge of C/C++
  • Experience with both Object-Oriented Programming and component-based development
  • Understanding of stable change management practices in a live service environment
  • Experience working in a code base with multiple simultaneous development branches
  • Flexibility to work on various systems including front-end, combat, gameplay, social
  • Knowledge in these systems a bonus: front-end UI and client/server data flows
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with iOS and/or Android development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A love for making and playing games
 
qualifications:
Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional programming experience
  • Extensive knowledge of C/C++
  • Experience with both Object-Oriented Programming and component-based development
  • Understanding of stable change management practices in a live service environment
  • Experience working in a code base with multiple simultaneous development branches
  • Flexibility to work on various systems including front-end, combat, gameplay, social
  • Knowledge in these systems a bonus: front-end UI and client/server data flows
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with iOS and/or Android development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A love for making and playing games
 
skills: Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional programming experience
  • Extensive knowledge of C/C++
  • Experience with both Object-Oriented Programming and component-based development
  • Understanding of stable change management practices in a live service environment
  • Experience working in a code base with multiple simultaneous development branches
  • Flexibility to work on various systems including front-end, combat, gameplay, social
  • Knowledge in these systems a bonus: front-end UI and client/server data flows
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with iOS and/or Android development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A love for making and playing games

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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