AVAILABLE POSITIONS Engineering Manager – Words With Friends

Zynga With Friends is a group of passionate gamers whose mission is to connect the world through games.  On our mobile engineering team you will have an opportunity to take ownership over your work that reaches millions of daily users.  We take great pride in our craft, delivering a high quality service to millions of players every single day.  Teamwork is a critical part of how we get there. We believe that with an all-in approach we can deliver a better product, make better decisions, and nurture a better work environment. Everyone here is committed to making our games the best experience for our players.

What you’ll be doing

  • Work on Words With Friends React Native, Objective-C, and Java

  • Manage a team of 4+ engineers (includes mentoring, conducting regular 1:1s, goal setting, facilitating career growth)

  • Architect, write, and ship elegant and maintainable code

  • Collaborate with your team to build robust systems and UI that looks great and runs smoothly

What you should have

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience

  • 3+ years experience writing JavaScript, TypeScript, and React Native/JS

  • 5+ years experience writing native apps in Objective-C, Swift, Java or Kotlin

  • Shipped at least 2 mobile game and/or application

  • Experience with source control management and giving code reviews

  • Experience managing a team of 4+ engineers

  • Ability to mentor members of the team

  • Experience with build systems (i.e. Jenkins, Gradle) and mobile application packaging, push notifications, and/or IAP

Bonus Points

  • Deep understanding of debugging, profiling and memory analysis tools for mobile development

  • Experience with Cocos2dx / C++

  • Experience with Ruby on Rails and highly scalable backend systems

What we offer you:

  • Competitive salary, bonus plan, Zynga RSU’s (Restricted Stock Units), ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)
  • RRSP Company Match Contribution
  • Extended Health coverage, dental, disability, critical illness, EAP, and life insurance
  • Virtual mental health and neurodiversity support programs
  • Goodlife fitness annual membership
  • Open vacation policy
  • Family planning support program
  • Generous paid maternity/parental leave
  • Subsidized Back-up child care
  • Zynga happy hours and frequent employee events
  • Casual dress every single day
  • Culture of diversity and inclusion including employee resource groups
  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our broad community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, 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. Join us!

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

Zynga is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need an accommodation during the interview process, please let us know.

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Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Engineering

Careers location: Toronto, Canada

Careers Type: Full-Time