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At Wooga, we are very proud of the diverse, creative and friendly environment we have established and we believe you will enjoy working with some of the best people in the industry. Each of our Woogas plays an important role in our success as a company and in shaping our culture. We really value our razor-sharp focus on story-driven casual games, excellent craftsmanship, and the truly collaborative way of working. We create joyful experiences that awaken our players’ desire to see what happens next. Based in the heart of Berlin, with over 280 employees from around the world, we work together to create high-quality casual games with engaging stories at the core of the experience.
About the job
As a Senior Game Engineer, you will be a driving member of one of our cross-platform game teams on mobile. Our ideal candidate is a team player who, while working together with other engineers, empowers relationships with other disciplines, to raise the bar in terms of quality and productivity of the entire team.
Among other things:
- You will be designing and implementing systems to create the highest quality games
- You will be actively contributing to the design and code reviews, as well as mentoring and growing other team members
- You will be working closely together with other tech teams on shared technology.
- You will be working closely with various key stakeholders on the team to constantly improve the quality of the game and the productivity of the entire team.
One of our values is Sharing Knowledge. You will encourage the sharing of state of the art software engineering methods, practices, technologies, and expertise among and beyond your team
Who we are looking for
- You have been working with Unity on mobile titles in a professional setting for years now, and have a proven track record in shipping game titles in Unity (pc, console, mobile).
- You are an expert in C# and have a strong understanding of patterns and architectural concepts
- You have solid experience working with big codebases and keeping them nice and clean
- You are a great team player, value collaboration over personal achievements, as well as have an ability to communicate effectively with other disciplines, i.e. with artists, product managers, designers, etc. You can translate complex product requirements into maintainable technical solutions. You understand the business and the “why” that drives business decisions.
- You have a solid understanding of the different mobile platforms and their performance implications
- You have experience with writing automated tests
- Ideally, you have experience creating tools and understand both art and content pipelines.
As English is our official language, no German skills are required. But we’ll help you learn if you want to!
Why you should join us
- The amount of polish we put into each of our games is always above the industry standard. Join Wooga and make a real impact, team up with a group of engineering experts on creating the highest quality, state of the art mobile games.
- Wooga is one of the top players in story-driven casual mobile games. Excite millions of players around the world, every day!
- We treasure the respect with which we treat each other. We learn from each other and live up to our cornerstones: Making every voice heard, giving candid feedback and always put an extra amount of thought into our communication.
- We are committed to our players and use machine learning for personalization. Shape the future and challenge the status quo!
Please note: Research has shown that some under-represented groups in the gaming industry (eg: women) tend to apply only if they meet every single requirement. Here at Wooga, the desire to learn and the willingness to solve problems are more important to us than your experience on paper. We encourage you to apply even if you do not think that you tick all the boxes - thinking outside of such boxes and embracing the diversity of mindsets and backgrounds is what we believe makes our teams thrive.
- Shape the future! Challenge the status quo and team up with a diverse group of experts (over 50 nationalities!) working on crafting the world’s best games.
- Located in Europe’s most creative city with low cost of living and high quality of life. We offer a generous relocation package and home search support if you are not already located in Berlin. Did we mention that we also cooperate with Kindergartens?
- Make use of a significant education budget and extra days off for self-development. Join our meet-ups, talks, brown bag lunches, internal trainings, workshops and many others.
- Enjoy the yoga, mindfulness app, sports and transport subsidies. And a Purpose Day to donate your time to a worthy cause!
- Participate in the company’s success - we offer a quarterly bonus scheme!
- Did you know that German is the third most commonly taught language worldwide? Learn it too! We offer German language classes for you and your significant other.
- Choose your own equipment and be set up for success! We also provide you with a work-from-home budget, which you can invest in a well-functioning home office setup. We got your back!
At Wooga we are committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for everyone who works here or with us, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religion (or lack thereof) and game preferences. Be yourself, we like you that way!