AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Software Engineer, Unity – Harry Potter

Zynga is looking for an individual contributor in the Eugene, Chicago, or Toronto areas, whose level of experience should be equivalent to a Senior Software Engineer.  We have a well-rounded and tight-knit, distributed team with a healthy mix of engineering skill levels, and are looking to strengthen our team in tackling a variety of challenges that we face.  We need a self-driven and motivated engineer who is a strong communicator, works well as a team player, and performs well under tight deadlines.  The candidate would have an opportunity to work on user-facing features (including UI / UX), core gameplay functionality, engine-level systems, and have a focus on solving challenging problems for high profile titles.  The ideal candidate will have strong working knowledge in Unity, be fluent in C#, and will have at least two years of experience working on teams in the game industry.

Role

  • Feature and Gameplay Client-side Engineer
  • Individual Contributor, working under a Technical Lead

Responsibilities

  • Help to architect and develop features & gameplay functionality in Unity with C#
  • Dive into the internals of engine-level systems to extend them as-needed
  • Develop and integrate new technologies & SDKs
  • Help to develop tools for content creators
  • Help to define and scope out tasks & systems

Required Skills

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent education / work experience
  • 4+ Years industry experience as a Software Developer
  • Strong working knowledge in C#
  • 2+ Years Unity experience
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms and software methodologies
  • Prior game development experience (on shipped titles or live games experience)
  • Excellent communication skills and comfort working in a collaborative environment

Pluses

  • Experience with git
  • Mobile development experience with a focus on iOS and/or Android
  • Performance profiling and optimization experience
  • Experience in C/C++, or similar programming language

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Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Engineering

Careers location: Toronto, Canada

Careers Type: Full-Time