Studio Game Engineer

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Programming and Development
Region:
Asia
Area:
Japan
City:
Tokyo
Posted:
07-Jun-18
Company:
Game Closure
Job Ref:
Studio Game Engineer

Studio Game Engineer

MOUNTAIN VIEW OR EUGENE OR TOKYO

ENGINEERING

FULL-TIME

Game Closure is on the hunt for Game Engineers to help us build the social games that guide the development of our mobile game engine. We are a 60 ­strong and growing team with offices in Mountain View, California; Eugene, Oregon, and Tokyo, Japan. If you want to join us to make great games on our cutting­ edge technology and truly make an impact, then we want to talk to you!

The Role:

    • Be responsible for designing, developing and deploying major game features
    • Own game feature areas from end-­to­-end
    • Be the champion for the user! Insist on the highest standards and create functional and engaging features that will delight our users
    • Be part of a tight game development team looking to iterate fast on a fun concept and then building it out
    • Have real input on end-user product
    • Be a key member of a high performing software engineering team
    • Collaborate with design, engineering and production teams to devise optimal engineering solutions to game requirements
    • Hands­ on architect and coder for sophisticated client/server systems for mobile gaming
    • Innovate and iterate on process, systems and technology to deliver world­-class social games
    • Be a leader; Identify and articulate technical and production risks and obstacles, as well as generate solutions!

Desired Skills

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
    • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience, working on cross functional teams.
    • Proven effectiveness in directing or delivering production software for high quality games with at least one shipped game product of which you were a primary contributor (self­ published titles are acceptable).
    • Capable of JavaScript + HTML5 to create custom, interactive, user experiences that are enjoyable on all HTML5 browsers.
    • We expect you to be good at using script debuggers like Chrome Debugger.
    • You must be pretty knowledgeable with what jQuery can do, and what functionality you are better off custom coding.
    • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in object­ oriented design, algorithms, and data structures.
    • Advanced software engineering skills, including the ability to write maintainable and robust code in a popular object oriented language.
    • Solid familiarity with 3rd party SDKs, analytics, and A/B testing in mobile games
    • Familiarity with git, svn or other VCS.
    • Self ­starter, analytical and creative
    • Strong team player with a positive attitude.
    • Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively on shared projects with designers, artists, testers, product managers and other developers.
    • Check out Everwing on Facebook Instant Games in Messenger. Can you build this game?

Bonus

    • Canvas animation work
    • 2+ years of game development experience with multiple shipped titles
    • Both Android and iOS game development experience
    • Specialized skills in a particular area of game development (for example: UI, Physics, graphics, multiplayer, game logic, etc.)

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