Full Stack Engineer

Engineering Toronto, ON

Kim Kardashian Hollywood


Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as Cooking Dash, Deer Hunter, Covet Fashion, Design Home, Racing Rivals, TAP Sports Baseball, and branded IP games including Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling SOMA District of San Francisco. To learn more, follow this link: http://www.glu.com/


Role Overview

As a Full Stack Developer you will help us break new ground on a title that will take social connections to the next level. You will be a part of building the frontend and backend for a title that will need to support millions of daily players. Our games are services and are continually being improved upon. We are looking for a passionate developer with a high degree of ownership and the technical skills to take on the challenge.


  • Develop and maintain responsive web UI with Javascript using frameworks such as AngularJS 2
  • Detailed technical design and highly complex software components based not only on requirements but with scalability and performance in mind
  • Experience building RESTful web services, API’s and dynamic database driven web applications
  • Collaborating with cross-functional team members on features, design and implementation
  • Experience using source control management tools such as Git
  • Knowledge of software design patterns such as MVC


  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Computer Science, or related field; two to four years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of both
  • At least five years of professional experience developing web applications. Able to turn mockups into HTML
  • Experience with PHP, Javascript, NodeJS and AngularJS
  • Asynchronous request handling, partial requests and AJAX
  • Be able to ship high quality, efficient, test oriented code which works across all modern web browsers
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple concurrent priorities

Preferred Skills

  • Have experience at a game studio
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (e.g. DynamoDB, Cassandra)
  • Experience with JQuery, SASS and Material Design

Life at the cutting edge of wireless technology is an exciting but demanding place to be. Glu is always on the lookout for exceptionally talented individuals to join our team. We reward talent, creativity and the ability to get the job done. At Glu, you’ll find dynamic people, a hip, forward-thinking culture, team oriented environment and opportunity for advancement. If you are interested in mobile technology and want to be a part of a team that makes the future of wireless technology happen, then Glu is for you!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.  Glu is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We welcome people of different backgrounds and experiences to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace.