Pogo is transitioning its world-class intellectual property to re-imagined 3D experiences for iOS and Android tablets. We are looking for a seasoned C++/C#/Java game developer with experience shipping high-quality games, leading teams and managing engineers. This role will work out of Pogo’s Austin, Texas office.
Leads and manages a growing team of engineers.
Ensures game architectures are designed for efficiency and reuse.
Creates reusable technologies for future games.
Collaborates with local and remote teams.
Establishes and enforces performance, size, and bandwidth budgets.
Gathers requirements, designs solutions, implements, tests and debugs.
Delivers technology solutions with minimal direction.
Provides input and guidance on hardware purchases, configuration, and deployment.
Mentors developers in best practices and methodologies.
Identifies risks and works effectively to mitigate them.
BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
5+ years C++, C#, Java, and/or Objective-C software development
2+ years management experience
iOS and/or Android apps
3D real-time applications (console games, scientific simulations, etc)
Exceptional analytical and creative problem-solving skills
Familiarity with client/server architectures
Knowledge of server side application architecture and design
Able to effectively and quickly build and establish relationships
Self-starter who proactively works towards continuous improvement
Proficient in Object-Oriented Design
Experience with API Development/Gaming Frameworks
Desire to learn and grow professionally
Ability to adapt and be effective in new situations in a highly dynamic environment
Passion for creating fun, casual entertainment
Due to the volume of applications we receive for our job postings, we are unable to respond personally to phone or email inquiries regarding the status of an application. Only candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted at this time.
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5+ years C++, C#, Java, and/or Objective-C software development, 2+ years management experience, Unity 3D experience