Hiring Update: The safety of our candidates and team members is our top priority. During the COVID-19 pandemic, our workforce transitioned to working from home, with all interviewing and onboarding being conducted virtually until further notice.

Come join the team at Zynga making an impact across all of the company’s games – Central Technology! We’re looking for exceptional developers with a passion for technology and the ability to work with a diverse team. The Engineering Manager position will play a key role in helping guide the future of Zynga web properties and internal web-based applications.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Architect, design, build, debug & maintain Zynga customer-facing web sites and internal web applications
  • Identify potential scalability, security, and design limitations and make optimizations
  • Roll out new development frameworks and engineering best practices with the team
  • Mentor & coach frontend and backend developers and collaborate closely with infrastructure engineers
  • Write technical documentation and architecture designs for review with engineering leadership

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 6+ years of hands-on web development experience
  • 2+ years of engineering management experience and/or experience as a principal/senior engineer mentoring junior developers
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • Significant programming experience in JavaScript/TypeScript and one or more frameworks such as React JS (preferred) or Angular JS
  • Expertise in HTML, CSS, and frameworks such as Bootstrap
  • Knowledge of AWS (particularly CloudFront, Route53 for DNS management, IAM, EC2, load balancers, S3, VPC, and CloudWatch)
  • Experience coding in Java, Python, Golang or PHP is a plus
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Ability to follow common software engineering best practices, such as SCM, code reviews, and automated testing.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with mobile development for iOS and Android (particularly using React Native)
  • Web asset management, cache control, compression, strategies, and other optimization techniques
  • CMS experience (WordPress, etc)
  • Localization experience
  • Accessibility experience
  • Knowledge of the mobile landscape and emerging technologies
  • Experience with LESS/SASS
  • Passion for games and gaming a plus!

What we offer you:

  • Work in a studio that has complete P&L ownership of games
  • Competitive salary, discretionary annual bonus scheme and Zynga RSUs
  • Full medical, accident as well as life insurance benefits
  • Catered breakfast, lunch and evening snacks
  • Child care facilities for women employees and discounted facilities for male employees
  • Well stocked pantry
  • Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Active Employee Resource Groups – Women at Zynga
  • Frequent employee events
  • Additional leave options for most employees
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Casual dress every single day
  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players!

We are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to building a diverse and talented workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, colour, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome job-seekers, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds to join us!

We will consider all qualified job-seekers with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities in order to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at AccommodationRequest@zynga.com to request an accommodation associated with your application for an open position.

Careers Category: Engineering

Careers location: Bengaluru, India

Requisition ID: P210340

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