Team Lead Programmer

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Programming and Development
Hibernum Creations Inc.
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Company Description
Hibernum is a creative powerhouse. The unique game experiences we create combine the latest in social gaming, best in class visuals and animations with strong monetization and viral mechanics. Through our game development studio and a top notch artistic and cinematics team, Hibernum offers the expertise needed to gain a competitive edge in a crowded mobile and social gaming environment.

The team’s experience and knowledge in the field of game development, social games and 2D/3D animation puts Hibernum in a position to provide its partners with a turnkey solution for their mobile gaming development strategies. The team’s experience on hundreds of video games ranging from AAA console to casual mobile allow us to fully understand the needs of our clients and create brands and games that will last. Whether you are looking to create a mobile games for the first time or are a world renown publisher, Hibernum is the partner you are looking for!

Job Description
Who we're looking for:

We've got some talented game programmers here at Hibernum. Now we're seeking a team lead to make sure they're always at their best—and keep getting better.

You won't just be managing a team, you'll be mentoring them, challenging them, and making sure they have everything they need to deliver outstanding features as efficiently as possible.

We're looking for someone who can lead by example. You should be able to clearly explain the principles and practices of good software development, but always be on the lookout for better ways of doing things. You understand that teams get the best results when they're continually learning and improving their skills.

It'll be up to you to make sure that every project you touch follows our technical standards and coding practices. You'll help us improve the way we work by sharing knowledge and lessons learned with other teams.

You'll also act as technical liaison to internal and external stakeholders, keep planning and design docs up to date, and write some rock-solid code, of course!

You should be able to:

Manage, mentor, set objectives for, and assess performance for a team of programmers;
Ensure that the team produces high-quality code that meets Hibernum standards;
Provide technical guidance to artists, designers, QA specialists, management, etc.;
Lead technical discussions with clients and other 3rd-party stakeholders;
Identify risks and propose mitigation strategies;
Document your projects and provide regular updates.
You must have:

3+ years' experience developing mobile games;
A proven track record for project management using agile methodology;
Hands-on experience with one or more commercial game engines;
Deep knowledge of how to optimize for mobile devices;
Familiarity with the full game life cycle, from concept to end-of-life.

Bonus points if you:

Know the major social gaming and publishing platforms (Facebook, Game Center, Google Play, iTunes, Amazon, etc.);
Have worked with Unity 3D.
Thank you for your interest in Hibernum!

Contact Details:
Hibernum Creations Inc.
Tel: +1 (514) 504-4297
Contact: Mathieu Foran

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