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Engineering Intern (Poker) - Fall 2021

Internships, Accelerators & New Grads Toronto, Canada

Position at Zynga

Do you want to define what PLAY means on web? We're currently looking for Co-op developers to join our Poker team in Toronto. 

Zynga developers don't just develop some of the world's largest games, we deliver some of the world's largest infrastructures. We blaze trails in all facets of game design, web technologies, and massive scalability. Zynga faces a number of challenges unique to our situation: the large data requirements of online gaming require us to continually push boundaries to discover the best solutions. Our developers 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, we innovate as necessary!

Job Responsibilities:
+ Work with an experienced team to help build innovative new features
+ Enhance, optimize, fix and harden existing features
+ Brainstorm new ideas for features, optimizations and improvements with the team
+ Collaborate with other disciplines and teams in a fast-paced startup-like environment
+ Learn the latest technologies and best practices with your own mentor
+ Participate in hackathons to experiment and build out cool new game and feature ideas

Required Skills:
+ Enrolled in computer science, engineering or related technical discipline
+ Solid foundation in computer science fundamentals including data structures, algorithms and OOP
+ Experience with one or more of: JavaScript, C#, Java, Obj-C, PHP, C/C++
+ Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on a small, dynamic and nimble team
+ Familiarity with agile practices and overall development lifecycle
+ Experience with version control and continuous integration tools
+ Knowledge of client rendering frameworks is a bonus (eg. Unity, Cocos2d)
+ Passion for games and latest web technologies!

What We Offer You:
+ Highly competitive salary 
+ Remote set up + ramp up
+ Company wide Hackathons 
+ Awesome team events
+ Work with the best tools - get your own Macbook 
+ Happy Hour every Friday 

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us! 

Zynga will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. 

Zynga is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities.  If you need an accommodation during the interview process, please let us know.