Game Studio, Lead Software Engineer - Server
Engineering | San Francisco, CA, United States
Software Engineer - Server, Games Studio
Do you get excited about building high performance services? Are you looking to lead a team of engineers working on top mobile games? Come join one of the largest mobile social gaming companies in the world at GREE!
What you get to do every day:
Design, develop, and deploy backend features and APIs for GREE's top games.
Interface with product management, QA, customer service, and other stakeholders to coordinate feature launches, production firefighting, and other day to day concerns that face our live games. You will have technical ownership over many aspects of the title(s) you work on.
Lead by example: Guide and mentor other engineers, conduct code reviews, and install best practices to the server team engineers.
Enjoy as your contributions are used by millions of players.
BS in Computer Science or equivalent
Prior experience as a software lead, or several years of experience as an individual contributor and the drive to take your contributions to the next level!
A drive to use state of the art technologies and the pragmatism to know when to use the tried and true and when to come up with a new solution
You thrive in a fast paced agile development environment
Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms, and software design methodologies
Experience with LAMP, NoSQL, Node.js, and other server technologies.
Experience with maintaining applications in a live environment.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
|Location:||San Francisco, CA |
|Engineering / Product Dev / Science|
|Our goal is to make mobile social gaming meaningful by building the best mobile social gaming ecosystem for users and developers worldwide. GREE was ranked as Japan's fastest-growing tech company by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu in 2010, and now has a global reach of over 140 million users. Over the past 30 years, Japanese companies have successfully pushed gaming into the mainstream, and we see the same opportunity for GREE with mobile social gaming. GREE's US office is currently in Burlingame, CA but will be moving to San Francisco in April 2012.|