Do you want to make a huge impact in how the next generations play and learn? Pluto Games is committed to bringing the best educational games to children around the world. We want to integrate brilliant technology with world-class creative talent to develop products that foster children's creativity, curiosity, and knowledge of the world around them.
Pluto Games was founded in YouWeb Incubator, birthplace of wildly successful gaming companies such as OpenFeint (recently acquired for $104M by GREE), CrowdStar, iSwifter and Sibblingz Spaceport. We are very excited about the huge opportunity in kids' edutainment created by tablets and smartphones with intuitive interfaces. We are well-funded, incredibly well-advised, and perfectly positioned to capture this space.
We are looking for a rockstar iOS game developer to become the company's Founding Engineer. You will be responsible for the design and implementation of our cutting-edge, big-vision educational games and will work cross-functionally with our small team to define and launch new games.
In addition, as the first non-founder engineer at an early-stage company, you will also have the opportunity to grow and mentor a team.
We offer a competitive salary, early-stage stock options, and a comprehensive health, dental, and vision benefits package.
Architect and build top-quality educational games for children
Participate in all phases of our software development life cycle to convert concepts into polished and released iOS applications and features
Maintain high coding standards
Help us build a stellar mobile development team
1-4 years of development experience building games in a fast-paced environment with short project deadlines
Strong experience with C, C++, Objective C, Open GL and/or Cocos2d
Solid working knowledge of iOS development - Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent teamwork and problem-solving skills, flexibility, and ability to handle multiple tasks
Passionate about education and building games that will be played by millions around the world
Experience with other mobile platforms, particularly Android, is a plus
BS/MS in Computer Science or Engineering