Unite SDE

GameHouse Canada

January 23, 2015

Original postings on the Viatec site are removed after the position is closed, but the posting will be archived here. The original posting was at
http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/13190

Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Job
Company Overview: 

At GameHouse, we believe it’s good to game! As the largest developer, publisher, and distributor of casual games, we offer more games and more ways to play them - all across the expansive mix of channels including online, download, smartphone, tablets, and leading social networks. We also power some of the world’s most popular game destinations including www.gamehouse.com, www.zylom.com, and www.atrativa.com.

Our GameHouse Canada studio, located in spectacular Victoria B.C., is dedicated to making fun and rewarding social games that connect players with their friends and families. Our top-rated games on Facebook and Google+ include GameHouse Casino, Adventure Slots, Let’s Make A Deal, Collapse! Blast, UNO® Boost, and more. 

Do you live to game? Then we’d love to hear from you!

Job Summary: 

What’s your ‘before and after’ story? How would you like it to be, "Helped drive the transition of a world-class game development team to a cutting edge, 21st century cross-platform development powerhouse”? Are you ready to help lead the integration of new game development technology for one of the industry’s pioneering casual games companies?

We are looking for a Unity Development Wizard to join our GameHouse Canada studio to build blockbuster cross-platform mobile / social games. This is a unique and exciting opportunity for a talented Senior Software Development Engineer with strong technical, leadership and training skills to lead our transition to a Unity-based development studio.

The core focus of this position is to develop game features for Unity-based mobile / social games.  Qualifications include a.) expert knowledge of the Unity game development platform in both 2D and 3D applications, with specific focus on development, deployment and operation of mobile games, b.) direct experience with cross-platform adaptation and ongoing parallel operations of Unity games into Flash, and; c.)has a passion for making mobile / social games.

 What you’ll Own, Drive, and Be Accountable For:

•             Implementing game features in the Unity engine

•             Researching new technologies

Candidates Must Have:

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science  or equivalent
  • 2+ years programming skills using C/C#/C++, Java, Object Oriented design, and cross platform development techniques.
  • Experience developing and shipping multiple games for mobile devices.
  • Experience maintaining, debugging and leveraging large code bases and 3rd party SDKS for game development.
  • Solid understanding of mobile / online game development lifecycle, especially in an agile environment
  • Strong understanding of OOD and OOP concepts
  • Knowledge of mobile and web development technologies, including iOS and Android platforms

Ideal Candidates Will Offer:

  • Actionscript 3 experience
  • Facebook platform experience
  • Passion for video games!
How To Apply: 

Please apply online at: http://hire.jobvite.com/m?3dt2Zhwt