AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Software Engineer 1

Why Zynga

 

Zynga is a global leader in interactive entertainment with a mission to connect the world through games. To date, more than one billion people have played Zynga’s franchises including CSR Racing™, Empires & Puzzles™, Merge Dragons!™, Merge Magic!™, Toon Blast™, Toy Blast™, Words With Friends™ and Zynga Poker™. Zynga’s games are available in more than 150 countries and are playable across social platforms and mobile devices worldwide. Founded in 2007, the company is headquartered in San Francisco with locations in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, India, Turkey, and Finland. For more information, visit www.zynga.com or follow Zynga on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or the Zynga blog.

 

Zynga India:

 

Zynga India is Zynga’s largest studio outside USA with 500+ people and growing rapidly. It manages some of Zynga’s biggest global games in the Casual Gaming, Action Strategy, Match-3, Slots, and Invest Express genres. The game teams are responsible for the long term-vision of the game, its entire Game Design & Tuning, Product Roadmap, Features, Content & Creative decisions, Art work (2D, 3D, Animation), Development, QA/Testing, Analytics & Performance Tracking, User Acquisition & Live Operations.

The Zynga India team is full of passionate gamers, who love to play, build great products, and have fun doing it. Studio I expects continued growth and is looking for strong leaders to expand the studio into this next growth phase.

 

Video link Zynga India:

 

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Zynga – India Studio

Work for a game company where tech meets creativity. Learn more about our Zynga – India Studio and apply for our open positions today!

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Position Overview

 

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 Senior Software Engineer position will play a key role in building the future of Zynga web properties and internal web-based applications.

 

Main Responsibilities

  • Design, build/develop new features/fix bugs/add enhancements, debug & maintain the backend microservices for the internal web applications and portals.
  • Identify potential scalability, security, and design limitations and make optimizations
  • Take a hands-on approach in writing, reviewing and testing code.
  • Follow engineering best practices to ensure code quality, performance and reliability
  • Review detailed tech plans and code from others, aligning with the team and Zynga-wide technical vision.
  • Collaborate effectively with teammates, contributing to an innovative environment of technical excellence.
  • Provide production & integration support for shared technology across Zynga games.
  • Work with cloud engineering team to upgrade/manage infrastructure deployments and applications hosted on the cloud

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 4+ years of professional experience in web application development and backend microservices with hands on experience covering full stack (REST, Java/goLang/PHP/python, Spring, C#/Unity, JS, Angular/React, Docker, Kubernetes, SQL/NoSQL)
  • Experience in object-oriented design of applications/systems.
  • Experience in design and development of highly scalable backend REST services
  • Excellent knowledge with development tools & integrated build systems: Eclipse IDE, Git/Jenkins/Maven
  • Experience with containers and Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience in Software development practices, Continuous Integration.
  • Ability to follow common software engineering best practices, such as SCM, code reviews, and automated testing.
  • Follow technology trends, Software Engineering methodology while enjoying the challenge of solving complex problems
  • Exposure 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)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills

 

Preferred Skills

  • Web asset management, cache control, compression, strategies, and other optimization techniques
  • CMS experience (exposure and/or knowledge of WordPress, Strapi, DatoCMS, 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!

 

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse 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 candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zynga does not  engage in financial exchanges during the recruitment or onboarding process. We do not conduct job interviews over third-party messaging apps such as Telegram, WhatsApp or others. We will never ask you for your personal or financial information over unofficial chat channels. Our in-house recruitment team only contacts individuals via official company email addresses (i.e., via a zynga.com or naturalmotion.com email domain).

If you believe you have been the victim of a scam, you may wish to contact the authorities. In the United States, you may file a complaint with the FBI. More information is available here: https://www.ic3.gov.

Careers Category: Engineering

Careers location: Bengaluru, India

Connected Worker Type: Connected

Requisition ID: P210937

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Zynga does not engage in financial exchanges during the recruitment or onboarding process. We do not conduct job interviews over third-party messaging apps such as Telegram, WhatsApp or others. We will never ask you for your personal or financial information over unofficial chat channels. Our in-house recruitment team only contacts individuals via official company email addresses (i.e., via a zynga.com or naturalmotion.com email domain).

If you believe you have been the victim of a scam, you may wish to contact the authorities. In the United States, you may file a complaint with the FBI. More information is available here: https://www.ic3.gov