Blue Shell Games is looking for a software engineering intern interested in building the best technology stack in the mobile & social gaming industry. We are a small bootstrapped startup that can offer a summer experience in which you'll have tremendous responsibility and opportunities to learn about real-world deployments of scaled social applications.
- that sharp tools and smart decisions make great tech and great products
- that cutting-edge technology is a competitive advantage
Blue Shell Games was founded in 2010 by former executives and principals from Slide -- which was acquired by Google for $180MM.
design and implement new features and products,
collaborate with senior coders to further refine our tech stack,
have code in production on your first day ;)
Python and gevent
Cocoa and Objective-C
NoSQL, mongodb flavor
... anything else that helps 1 great coder do the work of 10
While firsthand knowledge of the technologies above is not a hard requirement, you should be familiar with similar technologies in your favorite programming environment. More importantly, you should be looking for a role in which you can do it all, from the application layer all the way down the services stack to the (virtualized) hardware.