Sr Software Engineer - C++ Client

Engineering San Francisco, California


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Description

Team Overview

At our Crowdstar studio in Burlingame, we believe that there is huge opportunity in interactive entertainment products for women, and Crowdstar’s goal is to build products which engage, enrich and empower them.

With our two top grossing titles, Covet Fashion and Design Home, Crowdstar has developed new ways for users (players) to enjoy fashion and interior design. Not only are we changing how women game, we’re also changing how they discover and shop for everything from clothing to shoes, or furniture to home decor. As a team we are passionate not only about creating fun and engaging games for women but enriching lives outside of the game.

Role Overview

Crowdstar is growing, and we are looking for some rockstar game engineers to join our team.  As a Senior Software Engineer, you will partake in the process of creating some of the most innovative games for our demographic.  Your games will be played by millions of people around the world! Crowdstar’s software engineers are willing to pick up any of the languages, technologies, or methodologies necessary to smite a challenge—and if a conventional solution doesn't exist, they innovate as necessary.

Responsibilities

  • Developing high-quality systems/features on our mobile games

  • Develop and Implement client/server communications

  • Profile and optimize existing code

  • Write tests for all your written code.

  • Implement and maintain third-party systems.

  • Constantly communicate with team members.

  • Have fun and be passionate about what you are doing.

Requirements

  • 5+ Years experience building iOS/Android applications in a fast-paced environment with short project deadlines.

  • Very strong C++ experience

  • Experience interacting with server side APIs

  • Experience with Cocos2d-x preferred

  • Experience in one or more fundamental game technologies such as graphics, sound, AI are a big plus.

  • Experience in building Android applications is a plus

  • 1+ games or application published

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent teamwork and problem-solving skills, flexibility, and ability to handle multiple tasks.

  • Passionate about building games that will be played by millions around the world.

  • Fun positive attitude

  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science

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.