Gaming Tools Engineer II
24 days ago
Job Posting TitleGaming Tools Engineer II
SummaryBig Fish Games is a player-centric game publisher that has been influential to the game development world over the last 20 years. Distinguished by its value-driven, collaborative, and inclusive culture, Big Fish continues to innovate the game experience, build community and connections through games, and craft meaningful games played by millions.
Big Fish has an extensive portfolio of popular casual games across genres including EverMerge, Big Fish Casino, JMS, Gummy Drop, Cooking Craze, Fairway Solitaire. Big Fish is dedicated to delivering amazing experiences for players to connect, compete and discover play, anywhere and on any device.
Big Fish is part of Aristocrat Leisure Limited.
We are looking for a driven and talented Tools Engineer to join the Big Fish Casino team. The ideal candidate enjoys the challenge of improving our customers workflow - our coworkers - and our mission to keep them happy and productive. We work with tech art, marketing, CS, QA, and other engineering teams to develop and maintain the suite of tools which support our flagship titles Big Fish Casino and Jackpot Magic Slots, as well as the next generation of Big Fish Games.
We are looking to hire the best candidates nationwide and offer flexible remote opportunities.
Contribute to a small and effective team in designing, building and maintaining a Web-based suite of tools used for content creation, live ops, testing, etc. for one of the most successful social casino applications of all time
Communicate across many teams to understand their problems and invent solutions
Explore, experiment, and integrate new techniques and technologies
Provide strategy and vision for improving client-side architecture and user workflows
Solve tough problems and shipping code frequently in a robust, well-established framework
2+ years professional experience in software development
The ideal candidate is:
Empathetic – you feel the user’s pain when you see multi-tab workflows, blocked UI threads, repeated actions
Opinionated – you have no patience for bad UX because you’ve seen the productivity gains from good UX
Curious – you’re dying to try out that new browser API that just landed in Chrome this week
Eager – you design, you plan, you build, you demo, you test … enough already! Let’s ship!
Bonus points for experience with PHP, MySQL, and/or Angular.
Solid knowledge of OOP principles, and design patterns for writing highly reusable, clean code
Excellent communication, critical thinking, and analytical skills
Fish Games is an equal-opportunity employer. We bring unique talents together to build something special that’s why we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
About Big Fish
Celebrating 20 years delighting players worldwide, Big Fish Games is a mobile games category leader in Casual & Social Casino.
Big Fish operates an extensive portfolio of popular games across genres, including EverMerge, Cooking Craze, Gummy Drop, Big Fish Casino, Jackpot Magic Slots, and Fairway Solitaire. Our core values: All about the player, Talent Unleashed, Collective Brilliance and Good Business, Good Citizen.
Why Big Fish?
At Big Fish Games, we make the best games, the best possible way. We show up every day to enchant and delight our players and contribute to building a great company. We think big because that’s what our players demand.
- All about the Player
- Talent Unleashed
- Collective Brilliance
- Good Business Good Citizen
The US based roles may require registration with the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) and/or other gaming jurisdictions in which we operate.
Job familyBig Fish Games
Time TypeFull time
CompanyBig Fish Games
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