Exciting Opportunity for Sr. Software Engineer / Android Developer
Idle Games, Inc - San Francisco, CA

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Passionate about games? Passionate about high quality Android software? Want to get in to the fastest growing sector of the gaming industry - casino games?
Idle Games is looking for a hands-on Android Developer to join our Mobile Development team. This an excellent fit for a talented engineer who thrives in a fast-paced startup environment. This candidate will work alongside our top-notch engineers and Product team to design, deliver and implement our highly ambitious yet successful product.

What product, you may ask?
Idle Games is leading the fast-growing industry of social/mobile casino gaming by delivering one of the highest rated social casino games on the market called 'Fresh Deck Poker'. The #1 casino game in 34 countries and in the top 100 grossing apps, Fresh Deck Poker is dominating the App Store charts. Also on Facebook, with stunning art and authentic game-play, it is the only truly 'cross-platform' social poker game. Gamezebo says: "possibly the best graphics I've seen in any poker game..."

You will be instrumental in the success of our Android product, and developing the next wave of games on the roadmap.

We require the following experience and skills:

  • Strong experience in full life cycle of mobile applications
  • Maintaining and extending the native and Java side of our mobile games and developing new features
  • Android SDK development required, Android NDK experience a huge plus
  • Core competency in C++ and Java
  • Ability to write clean, maintainable code
  • Experience with Cocos2D development a huge plus
  • Experience with iOS a plus
  • Working knowledge of flash authoring tools a plus
  • An understanding of, or interest in poker would be a bonus

Think this might be you? Great!
Email us at: recruiting (@) idle-games (DOT) com

Benefits of Working at Idle Games:
Idle Games' office is located in the heart of the tech industry, in the SOMA neighborhood of San Francisco. We are conveniently walkable from Bart, Muni, bus, and Caltrain. If you prefer to commute by bike, our building is very bike friendly. We are just blocks away from Yerba Buena Gardens, Union Square, and South Park. We are surrounded by lots of great places to eat and drink. It's seldom boring around here!

Idle Games full time employees are entitled to an extensive benefits package, including but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, 401k, and commuter benefits. Our office is equipped with an arcade cabinet with hundreds of games, an Xbox with Rock Band, and other gaming consoles. All employees get to enjoy our stocked fridge full of sugary drinks, red bull and beer, our pantry full of salty and sweet snacks, and a variety of deliciously prepared dinners served 4 nights a week. We do our best to keep you well caffeinated, hydrated and fed while you're being productive.

About Idle Games:
Idle Games is a small company with big goals, geared toward delivering visually-stunning casino and card games all while challenging the social gaming industry in setting higher standards of development and production values. Our teams consist of smart, success-driven individuals who possess an incredible amount of experience and talent. Together, their strive for innovation and quality have contributed to the several praises and accolades Idle Games has received thus far (feel free to check out our collection of continuous press over the last 3+ years at http://www.idle-games.com/press). We are excited for the opportunity to add an awesome and talented candidate as a valuable addition to this amazing team.

Idle Games is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact from recruiters NOT ok. Candidate must respond on their own behalf. No phone calls please, email only. Only candidates who submit qualifying submissions will be contacted.

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