Niantic’s Engineering Team is seeking a new graduate who will help develop the server infrastructure for our AR/Geo platform underpinning projects such as Pokémon GO and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. You will work on real-time indexing, querying and aggregation problems at massive scales of hundreds of millions of events per day. Code using Java and Google Cloud to create a single, coherent world-wide instance shared by millions of users.
Experience in Java, Cloud Computing, NoSQL.
Experience with Google Cloud or AWS highly desired.
Graduating in 2019 with a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree in Computer Science or related field.
Previous internship experience as a software engineer.
You have experience working with large datasets or high-traffic servers.
Join the Niantic team!
Niantic is the world’s leading AR technology company, sparking creative and engaging journeys in the real world. Our products inspire outdoor exploration, exercise, and meaningful social interaction.
Originally formed at Google in 2011, we became an independent company in 2015 with a strong group of investors including Nintendo, The Pokémon Company, and Alsop Louie Partners. Our current titles include pioneering global-control game Ingress, and record-breaking AR game Pokémon GO. Our third title, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, is currently in development.
Niantic is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.
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