Technical Lead

Zynga is looking for a client side Technical Lead to join the Helsinki Studio and be part of an exciting AAA mobile strategy title.  Working within a highly experienced team, collaboration with peers, exceptional communication skills and superb culture fit are essential qualities we look for in the ideal candidate.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement the client side game architecture
  • Make justified decisions on used technologies, tools, software and other 3rd party components
  • Co-operate with the other discipline leads on creating processes, best practices and technology pipelines for the game development team
  • Collaborate with other studio leads to share technology and knowledge across Zynga’s other studios
  • Take ownership of the whole game client codebas
  • Train and mentor other developers within the studio

 

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of software development using various programming languages
  • Experince of shipping multiple products in a lead or senior role
  • Excellent understanding of the mobile device limitations and the platform fragmentation
  • Strong leadership, organizational, and communication skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science (or related field) or equivalent work experience
  • Experience reacting to operational issues in a live online game

 


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