Lead Game Engineer
Engineering | San Mateo, CA, United States


We’re looking for a talented Lead Game Engineer to direct software development for an innovative AAA online game with large-scale deployment. This individual will be an experienced developer with a passion for games and a desire to build the best software and online services possible.


  • Direct, grow and mentor a highly capable and high performing software engineering team.
  • Direct engineering resources to match business and production goals.
  • Collaborate with design, engineering and production teams to devise optimal engineering solutions to game requirements.
  • Hands-on architect and coder for sophisticated client/server systems for online gaming.
  • Implement software systems with attention to security, reliability, scalability, maintainability and performance.
  • Innovate and iterate on process, systems and technology to deliver a world-class gaming experience.
  • Be a leader;  Identify and articulate technical and production risks and obstacles, generate solutions
Qualification and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Fluent in C++, Java or C#; experience with other languages a plus.
  • Proven effectiveness in directing and delivering production software for high quality games.
  • 10+ years software development experience; 5+ years experience in game development.
  • Experience with online game services such as Facebook, iOS Game Center, Steam etc. is a plus.