Lead Client Engineer

Engineering Burlingame, California

Design Home


Brief Description

We are looking for a very talented gaming engineer to join our team. As a Lead Client 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.

Team Overview

At our Crowdstar studio, we believe that there is a huge opportunity in interactive entertainment products for women. With our successful mobile game titles, Covet Fashion and Design Home, CrowdStar has developed new ways for users (players) to enjoy fashion and interior design. As a team, we are passionate not only about creating fun and engaging games for women but enriching lives outside of the game.

You’ll most often:

* Lead a team of C++ engineers to deliver on their commitments each sprint

* Interact with stakeholders to gather requirements

* Oversee technical designs

* Develop 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

Skills and experience:

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

* Strong C++ experience

* Cocos2d-x preferred

* Building Android applications is a plus

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

* Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science, and at least 5 years work experience