AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Software Engineer- Mobile, Analytics

We are seeking top engineering talent to join our creative, dynamic, and highly driven team.  Zynga’s mission is to “Connect the World through Games” by building a truly social experience that makes the world a better place. The ideal candidate will have a devotion to software craftsmanship, an unwavering commitment to quality, and the desire to have their work seen by hundreds of millions of players worldwide.

The Analytics Engineering team is responsible for all things data at Zynga. We own the full game and player data pipeline – from ingestion to storage to driving insights and analytics. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for the software design and development of high quality services and products to support the Analytics needs of Zynga’s games. In this role, you will lead efforts around our Analytics mobile SDKs.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Enhance, and maintain mobile SDKs for iOS, Android, and Unity used by all Zynga games, including Words With Friends, Zynga Poker, CSR2, and more!
  • Take a hands-on approach in the development of prototypes, independently and with others, to establish design decisions and/or technical feasibility
  • Proactively recommend improvements and new approaches to address systemic pain points and technical debt
  • Follow engineering best practices towards ensuring performance, reliability, and measurability at massive scale
  • Work effectively with teammates, contributing to an innovative environment of technical excellence
  • Provide production and integration support for products running in all Zynga Games
  • Work with Product Management to translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Work effectively with teammates, contributing to an innovative environment of technical excellence
  • Mentor junior engineers and drive a culture of technical excellence

You will be a perfect fit if you have

  • BS, MS in Computer Science, or related technical discipline (or equivalent)
  • 4+ years of mobile software development kit experience
  • 3+ years of experience with mobile software languages such as Objective C, Java, C++, C#
  • 3+ years of experience with a combination of mobile software frameworks such as Unity, Unreal, iOS SDK, Xcode, Android SDK
  • A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design
  • Experience working with networking protocols such as HTTP, HTTPS, TCP/IP
  • Experience working with storing and transporting formats such as JSON, Protobufs
  • Experience with mobile architectures, development and deployment of apps in the iTunes store and Google Play store
  • Experience in object oriented design of applications or systems
  • Proven ability to deliver work on time with attention to quality
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills and ability to work effectively with others in a team environment
  • Experience with server side technologies in Java/C++/Go/PHP or REST APIs is a plus
  • Experience with cloud environments like Amazon’s AWS is a plus

Experience in building/maintaining a data analytics mobile SDK is a significant plus

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


Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Engineering

Careers location: Toronto, Canada

Careers Type: Full-Time