Senior Engine Developer
- Design, build, and optimize the core proprietary engine technology and tools that lie at the heart of our games
- Create tools for technical artists and designers to more efficiently bring units and environments into the game
- Create game logic and AI to support interesting player strategies and improve overall player experience
- Collaborate with designers, client and server programmers, DevOps and QA on features
- Complete tasks under tight deadlines
- Identify and drive improvements in the technology base and development processes
- Mentor other developers and participate in code reviews
- 8+ years of professional game development experience
- Expert knowledge of C++
- You have a passion for programming and a talent for building fast, efficient and scalable game engine technology.
- You have a rock-solid understanding of overall game engine architecture.
- You have a talent for optimizing code for performance, scalability and clarity.
- You have deep and specialized knowledge on one or more of the following topics: rendering, lighting, shading, animation, effects, mathematics, threading, networking, data loading and serialization, compiler development and tools development.
- Experience with any or all of the following technologies: iOS, Android, Mac OS X, Linux, Windows, ARM, PowerVR, OpenGL, DirectX, PlayStation, Xbox
- University degree or diploma in Computer Science, or related field
- A passion for gaming in general and mobile games in particular
- Experience with Unreal Engine, Amazon Lumberyard, or Crytek Engine a big plus
- If you have written your own game engine, that is an even bigger plus!
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, a 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!