Do you have a passion for gaming? Can you speak native iOS and/or Android? If you can answer YES to both questions, we want to speak with you! We are seeking a passionate developer to lead development of our stealth mobile title. You will work on a small team to develop our pilot mobile title, to be released for beta testing at the end of the year. This is an opportunity to use all your skills, creativity, and network to build a socially smart and engaging customizable product that will impact the next wave of social mobile gaming.
The ideal team member will have experience working with Objective C targeting iPhones and iPod Touches. You will be working with an intimate team (3 people including a dedicated Graphic Designer) to drive all facets of game design, web technologies, and massive scalability. Some design work has been completed for this game, but applicants should be comfortable discussing design aspects of the project, as this is a collaborative effort .
This position offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the transformation of the mobile gaming industry through brand positioning, enabling us to connect with people through unique digital experiences. Applicants need to be driven, entrepreneurial individuals and will need to be comfortable working in an agile, dynamic environment as a functional member of this new studio.
Solve problems creatively by implementing software solutions on iOS and Android
Implement flows and mockups as provided by the product and design teams, while intelligently and creatively “filling in the gaps” not necessarily covered by rough prototypes
Collaborate with team to build the minimal viable product requirements
Maintain a technology deck strategy for remaining Up To Date
Experience building one or more native iOS/Android apps
Experience building one or more mobile HTML5 apps
Experience using a dynamic programming language in a production environment (or personal projects)
Experience with web application frameworks
Experience building web applications using a framework such as PHP, Ruby-on-Rails, J2EE or Django
Experience integrating with public or private web based APIs
Strong object-oriented skills preferred
Knowledge of the software development life cycle
Exposure to game design and development experience (academic, employment, or personal)
Experience with version control systems such as Subversion or CVS is a plus!
Facebook, Google+, iOS, or Android development experience is a plus!
A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design
Self-motivated, willing to do whatever it takes to meet deadlines
Entrepreneurial mindset, capable of dealing with ambiguity, tackling challenges, and taking on a great deal of responsibility as a key member of a growing company
BS or Masters degree in Computer Science