Cocos2dx Platform Engineer PlayFirst
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED At PlayFirst, we believe you can have fun anywhere, any time and at any age. That?s why we?re committed to creating mobile games for everyone to enjoy, including the fan-favorite DASH games like Diner Dash, SpongeBob Diner Dash and Hotel Transylvania Dash?. Whether you?re in line at the store, on your lunch break or lounging at home, you only need a minute to dive into a PlayFirst game?yet you?ll find a lifetime of entertainment. PlayFirst games are played by tens of millions of fans worldwide, and we?re just getting started. To find out more about our talented team and our awesome games, please visit www.playfirst.com.
PlayFirst is funded by Doll Capital, Mayfield Fund, Trinity Ventures, and Rustic Canyon Partners. PlayFirst, Inc. is headquartered in downtown San Francisco.
The Cocos2dx Platform Engineer works as part of the Engineering organization to develop high quality games for mobile platforms. This individual will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure smooth and rapid game development while also ensuring the games are optimized to deliver delight to our customers. The successful candidate will also ensure that their code conforms and contributes to a strong technical foundation upon which to design and develop award winning and commercially successful mobile titles.
Is a key member of the engineering team that enables our high quality games to run on a wide variety of hardware and platforms on all of the major carriers.
Ensures that our games are optimized for all supported hardware and platforms.
Understands the various carriers and store submissions requirements and how to create applications that conform to these requirements.
Is responsible for the full engineering life-cycle of projects including; requirements design, technical design, task estimation, implementation, testing, debugging, and deployment.
Effectively and frequently communicates with team members to ensure rapid iteration and highly efficient development.
Experience working with the Cocos2dx platform on a mobile game from inception to market.
Demonstrable knowledge of how to write optimized, maintainable, high quality code that supports a wide variety of hardware and platforms.
Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills.
3+ years professional C++ programming experience, ideally in mobile games or middleware development.
Experience building applications in Eclipse on OSX, writing shell scripts and make files for automated builds is advantageous.
Experience with iOS development, including an understanding of Objective-C.
Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Computer Science.
Eligibility to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.
?2+ years of developing Android apps in Java and C++ for a wide variety of Android hardware and platforms.
Core benefits include: health, dental, vision, life/disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) and stock options. PlayFirst is located downtown in SOMA right by the financial district (2 blocks from the Embarcadero BART/Muni station and Ferry Building) and offers great fringe benefits, including generous paid time off & company holidays, weekly chair massages, daily catered breakfasts, free snacks and refreshments, and company-wide game jam and idea creation sessions to innovate the future of mobile gaming.
Salary and level to be determined by experience and education
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San Francisco, CA 94104
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