PlayQ is a rapidly growing mobile gaming studio based in the heart of sunny Santa Monica. Our titles have been downloaded over 60 million times worldwide, with millions of users playing our games every day!
Our goal is to deliver tomorrow's nostalgic game experiences to a global audience and we rely on our dedicated team to craft these unforgettable games that our users love. We believe that the best games come from diverse teams with a shared desire to create something amazing. From our beachfront headquarters to our innovative tech stack, it’s no surprise that PlayQ was named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Los Angeles by the Los Angeles Business Journal.
We're looking for people who have a genuine love for their craft and we invite you to join us in this exciting endeavor.
PlayQ is seeking a Senior Game Engineer to work within a small team to design, develop, and maintain our latest project. You must be experienced with Unity 5, UGUI, Object Oriented design principles, asset bundles, and script writing in C#. You must be a team player and work well in a collaborative environment.
A well-qualified candidate will be someone who has experience creating games in unity for both iOS and Android.
B.S. in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
3-5+ years game development experience
Must have published at least one Android and iOS app
Understanding of test-driven development, continuous integration systems, and source control
Proficiency in C#, and object oriented programming
Write super-clean, testable, and well documented code
Experience with both 3D and 2D graphics in unity
Experience in implementing: UI (Unity's In-build system or NGUI), asset bundles, materials/particle systems/shaders
Collaborate effectively with a small, high-energy team of designers, and programmers
Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn and stay up with industry standards
Ability to work on fixed deadlines
Experience using mobile platform native features such as push notifications
Experience implementing and/or creating native iOS and Android plugins for Unity
Good understanding of AWS and other significant backend platforms
Strong commitment to stability, performance, & outstanding user experience
Understanding of 2D and 3D and ideally have gone through a full product cycle – from concept to shipping and post launch support in a role that included both architecting game systems and tracking down bugs.
Thrive on learning new technologies; excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills
Experience writing shaders
Competitive compensation and equity options
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision insurance
Flexible time off
401K plan with company match
Stocked kitchen with free snacks and beverages of your choice
Catered weekly team lunches
Brand new penthouse office space equipped with outdoor patios offering beachfront views
Monthly team outings and volunteer opportunities
Help build and support awesome GAMES. For a living! Who doesn't love games?