Studio Chief Technology Officer
The Chief Technology Officer’s role is to assure the successful execution of the company’s business mission through development and deployment of Zynga’s web presence.
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The CTO will be instrumental in helping to scale a very dynamic and growing organization. This person should have deep technology knowledge and be able to evaluate and identify appropriate technology platforms for the delivery of Zynga’s products.
The CTO should be able to make technological assessments and evaluations on key points of redundancy across systems and human capital planning.
7+ years experience leading and managing a team of engineers
Experience in the consumer web or games space
Strong aptitude for determining the optimal way to use cutting edge technology in our market place
Supervise recruitment, training, retention, and organization of all development staff in accordance with the company hiring process, personnel policies, and budget requirements
Build and manage a top caliber development team and oversee the development & project management with some of our top game titles in the studio
Collaborate with the executive team to assess and recommend technologies and support company organizational needs.
Deep technology understanding of LAMP, Flash, Unix, MySQL, Java & Smartfox
We are looking for an enthusiastic, performance-driven self-starter and team player
Previous start-up experience is a strong plus
BA/BS degree – CS/EE/Engineering degree preferred
Zynga - 19 months ago