Pocket Gems has figured out the “secret sauce” to making great mobile games that are highly engaging and fun to play. Our eleven titles on iOS and 2 android games have all been smash hits, with downloads totaling 60 million and each landing at the top of the App Store charts. Our team of engineers, PMs and artists is comprised of some of the smartest and most talented people in gaming. Pocket Gems is backed by Sequoia Capital and growing quickly!
We have a lot of fun working together to build a great company and creating a culture that offers members the freedom to take ownership of their respective projects. We’re looking for people who love the idea of creating highly engaging mobile games and are eager to work in a fast-paced environment. Come join us!
Produce wildly engaging and successful games. You'll own the production of new games and new features for existing games. You'll become an expert on the psychology of games and will build a thorough understanding of what features and themes maximize user engagement and fun. You should have a good intuition for game mechanics, have a natural knack for getting things done, and be excited about coordinating and inspiring our engineering and art teams.
2+ years experience production experience in PC, social, or mobile games
Ability to write clear and concise specs for new games and new features
Photoshop and wire-framing experience a plus
Ability to understand and think creatively about the most engaging and profitable game mechanics and themes
Experience with game economies and systems design a plus
Understanding of agile development best practices
B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or other engineering degree preferred
MBA a plus
Pocket Gems - 15 months ago