OMGPOP is the best place to play fun multiplayer games online. We have a diverse portfolio of games, both on our own platform and on Facebook, and develop them all in-house. Our team works in a flexible and fun environment, despite being focused on rapid delivery of projects. We have a large and active community consisting of millions of users from all over the world, and it's growing every day.
Because of our successful growth, we're looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer/Developer to join our team in New York City. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, a problem solver, and leader.
3+ years in a similar position
Extensive experience in Ruby (Note: we are not a Rails shop), MySQL or similar RDBMS, and JSON and/or XML
Experience architecting and implementing RESTful APIs
Strong knowledge in data structures, algorithms, and software engineering best practices
Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3)
Strong knowledge of design patterns and software engineering best practices
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Excellent attention to detail
Must be legally able to work in the US
Experience in the gaming industry a plus
Experience with Facebook APIs a plus
Experience working in a start-up environment a plus
Interest in social and multiplayer games a plus
BS in Computer Science or related technical discipline (or equivalent)
Some great things about working at OMGPOP:
- Competitive pay and benefits, including medical, dental, commuter, etc
- Work with a smart, ambitious, and passionate team
- Free snacks and drinks for every employee
- Fun working environment with regular social events, such as Game Night
If the above describes you and your passions, we want to hear from you!
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org