Senior Software Engineer, Lead UI (Sansar)

Engineering San Francisco, United States


Description

Over 5000 servers host our massive world, which is made up of hundreds of terabytes of user-generated content. You think that's impressive? That’s what we did years ago -- wait until you see what we’re doing next! We strive to engineer our software so that it will stand the test of time. We value people who make a difference. If you like working in a collaborative environment with other top-notch engineers and can help us push the envelope on the unique products we are developing, then welcome to the Linden family.

What you'll do

  • Provide technical supervision and oversight for a team of 3-4 engineers working on a cutting edge UI system
  • Mentor junior engineers
  • Lead and participate in design discussions
  • Architect and build new systems as well as improvements to existing functionality
  • Collaborate with other engineers in an iterative, agile development environment with a focus on shipping code and achieving practical results
  • Participate in code reviews, whiteboard discussions, standups, and pair-programming on a daily basis
  • Provide day-to-day technical leadership in a collaborative fashion within the team, as well as across the company
What you need
  • High degree of proficiency in either C or C++
  • Results-oriented focus with an eye for prioritization of user-experience and with the ability to recognize when and where trade-offs need to be made
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • A high degree of proficiency in either C or C++
  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a professional programmer
  • Previous game industry experience
  • Previous experience developing MMO games
  • Previous experience architecting UI systems
  • Experience with NOESIS UI system a huge plus