For decades, Wizards of the Coast has connected people around the world through play and imagination, with core games that have defined their genres - Magic: The Gathering® and Dungeons & Dragons®. We want to offer more ways to connect and play as the company grows. And that’s where you come in.
WHAT IS THIS ROLE ALL ABOUT?
The Senior Client Software Engineering Lead is responsible for leading a team who is designing and implementing technology for Magic Digital. You will be working with the latest technologies including cloud and Unity. You will be working in an agile environment that promotes freedom of thought and rewards innovative ideas and creative solutions. You will be working closely with a team of other developers, designers and artists. You will be responsible for managing the team as well as clearly communicating technology designs and decisions within the team.
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS A SRClient LEAD SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Experience Creating and Casting these Spells:
10+ years of experience in 2 or more major languages, i.e. C#.NET, C/C++, Java, etc
10+ years object-oriented design experience
5-8 years of experience with web systems, applications, and components
5-8 years of experience creating and shipping games
5-8 years of experience working with client/server architecture
1-3 years of experience managing software development teams
Strong coding, debugging and problem solving
Strong communication and collaboration
Experience developing and supporting a live game service
WHAT YOU'LL BRING
Game development experience with multiple platforms (Windows, iOS, Android, etc.)
Sound knowledge of software engineering, software engineering methodologies, and the impact of early decisions on later development stages of software projects
Experienced and skilled at leading and coaching talented software developers
Ability to write readable and maintainable code
Ability to work effectively with diverse groups of people in various roles
Mentors and guides junior-level team members to improve in quality, efficiency and effectiveness.
Help troubleshoot and resolve technical problems as they arise on production environments
Unity development and mobile development are a plus
Education and Training:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience.
We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for satisfactory performance in this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of the duties, responsibilities, or requirements of the position.