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Senior Build Engineer


Machine Zone


Palo Alto, United States

United States

Programming and Development




Not Selected

Permanent | Full Time


Build the future of mobile games with MZ!  


As a global leader in mobile gaming, we’re dedicated to developing games the world can’t wait to experience. Games like Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire, Mobile Strike, and Game of War: Fire Age.


We build massive mobile games that break down linguistic and geographic barriers by uniting an unprecedented number of global players in one gaming world. Our team pushes the boundaries of innovation in a player-driven ecosystem.


As a studio, we are masters of our own destiny, untethered by the traditional publisher model. Every update and feature creates amazing experiences for millions of players!  



MZ is seeking a highly skilled Senior Build and Tools Engineer to support its development teams and ensure their build pipelines are running as efficiently as possible. Build and Tools engineers work closely with both software engineers and product managers to provide build support from development to product release. Success in this role requires a passion to continually improve processes and optimize inefficiencies.

    • Work as part of a larger build team to enhance and accelerate MZ development and infrastructure teams
    • Own regular delivery of product applications and delivery pipelines
    • Develop and maintain productivity tools for the company to increase velocity
    • Study, understand, and communicate necessary technology that is used or being considered for the company
    • Manage and deploy build systems and servers with Linux, Mac OSX and Windows operating systems
    • Work with iOS and Android product releases
    • Utilize Jenkins for build requirements for product teams
    • Work with new products and project teams to define and develop processes and tooling
    • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience
    • 8+ years professional software development experience
    • Highly proficient with Python in a production environment
    • Significant version control experience with a major source control system, such as Perforce, Git, or Subversion
    • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Worked as a Build or Tools Engineer through multiple complete development cycles, involved with both early project build preparation, supporting development teams in production, and final shipping product preparation.
    • Proficient in building and maintaining toolchains
    • Proficient with relational databases, preferably MySQL
    • Proficient with Mac OSX and Linux
    • Experience with continuous integration systems, preferably Jenkins
    • Excellent analytic and problem solving skills
    • Experience programming in C/C++, Lua, PHP, Obj-C, or Java
    • Experience with package and automation tools like Puppet or Ansible



MZ is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.


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