AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Mathematician

Zynga is looking for a Senior Mathematician to join our Slots team. Reporting to the Director of Math, the Slots Mathematician will:

  • Collaborate with game designers to build excellent slot games to delight players.
  • Provide detailed mathematical models for slot games and other game features
  • Offer detailed analysis and explanation of mathematical models
  • Develop and explore innovative functionality of slot games
  • Validate, simulate and sign-off mathematical models to ensure they work as intended
  • Troubleshoot with engineers on technical implementation on mathematical models

Requirements:

  • Advanced degree in mathematics, statistics or related fields, or 3+years experience in social slot game designs.
  • Excellent working knowledge in combinatorics, statistics and probability theories.
  • High degree of creativity and innovation on game designs.
  • Proven ability to perform analysis on complicated concepts.
  • Comfortable to work and research independently as well as in a team.
  • Excellent understanding of successful elements of slot games.

What we offer you:

  • Zynga RSUs, 401k match and Bonus Plan
  • Full medical, dental, vision insurance benefits as well as life insurance
  • Lunch catered daily – stocked snack areas
  • Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Emergency child care support
  • Active Employee Resource Groups – Women at Zynga, ZPride, ZParents and more
  • Dog Friendly offices
  • Zynga happy hours and frequent employee events
  • Open vacation policy for most employees, generous vacation for other
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Gym Benefits
  • Commuter benefits
  • Casual dress every single day
  • Culture of diversity and inclusion
  • 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.

Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Game Design & Production

Careers location: Austin, TX

Careers Type: Full-Time