AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Software Engineer (Words With With Friends LIVE)

Senior Software Engineer (Words With With Friends LIVE)

Words With Friends LIVE is an exciting ‘game-within-a-game’ real-time trivia show that shares its audience with one of the most successful game franchises of all time. We are seeking top engineering talent to join our creative, dynamic and highly driven team. Our mission is to “Connect the World through Games” by building a truly social experience that makes the world a better place. The ideal candidate loves games and is committed to quality software craftsmanship that is worthy of being shared with tens of millions of people worldwide. Don’t hesitate; Apply now!

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of professional experience in mobile, desktop or web application development, with one or more shipped products.
  • Able to work collaboratively with engineering, design, user experience, product and analytics teams to identify needs, evaluate requirements, write software specifications, and design and implement large software solutions.
  • Writes well-designed, efficient, testable and standards-compliant code for the web using technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, and CSS.
  • Has experience with one or more Object Oriented languages (C++, Objective C, Java, etc.).
  • Preferred experience with HTML5 frameworks for mobile app development (Cocos Creator, React.js, etc.)
  • Strives for expertise in software craftsmanship; able to collaborate with and influence peers in software design.
  • Provides domain expertise in one area of development such as native app development, rendering, user interface, AI, multi-threading, build and deployment, cross-platform development etc.
  • Deep understanding of algorithms, design patterns, debugging and performance optimization.
  • Updates knowledge constantly. Always learning and seeking to learn.
  • Server experience is a plus; for example, web service integration, application server performance, relational databases or data analytics.

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, pregnancy, marital status or veteran status.

Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Engineering

Careers location: San Francisco, CA

Careers Type: Full-Time