Lead Software Engineer (Server Engineer)

Engineering Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Dino Hunter


Job Description

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. We are currently hiring a Lead Software Engineer in Hyderabad, India for our Global Central Technology platform group.


  • Lead the local engineering team building GAAS (game as a service) platform
  • Be both a highly technical, hands-on coder and effective people leader
  • Ensure agile, test driven development, meeting quality requirements on time
  • Hold your own in technical discussion, be a subject matter expert, and have strategic influence
  • Coordinate geographically distributed teams


  • Proven ability to develop and ship high quality software products
  • Prior experience of managing a team of 4-8 engineers
  • Strong believer in test-driven development
  • Excellent Java programming skills including multi-threaded server programming , data-structures, algorithms and NoSQL databases
  • Experience in a high-scale, high performance and high availability server development
  • Passionate gamer
  • Network programming and non-blocking IO
  • Experience in non-Tomcat stand alone server development
  • Knowldege of Linux, AWS
  • Past experience on live systems