Mobile Platform Engineer
6 days ago
JOIN AMAZON GAME STUDIOS AND HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF GAMES!
Amazon Game Studios is seeking an exceptionally skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Platform Specialist to join our team either in Seattle, WA or remotely. In addition to implementing game systems, you will help build platform specific solutions for mobile devices on an exciting new mobile game and future mobile games.
The ideal candidate has a proven track record of delivering robust and scalable engineering solutions on mobile devices and deep technical knowledge of each platform’s requirements. You are familiar with mobile project configuration and are comfortable owning platform specific solutions end to end. You possess strong critical thinking and communication skills. You are driven to make the best games in the industry on a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary team of designers, artists, and engineers.
· Own platform specific solutions for a mobile game end to end
· Design and implement robust systems and tools to deliver quality gameplay experiences
· Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team to create engaging games that will delight our players
Amazon Games applies the principles of Amazonian culture to the world of game design. We have a diverse team of talented, creative people pairing their love of making games with the unique strengths that come with being part of Amazon. Across all of our teams and locations, we are united by a common purpose: to share great gaming experiences with customers around the world. We believe in a future where everyone is a gamer and everyone can create, compete, collaborate and connect through games, and we are looking for the right people to help us build that future. With the power of Twitch and AWS at your fingertips, you will have the chance to innovate in gameplay, creativity, marketing, and technology, while working alongside some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
Inclusive Culture, Work/Life Balance, & Career Growth
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences and are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We offer ten employee-led affinity groups with 190 global chapters, innovative benefits, and annual and ongoing learning experiences (including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences). Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance and offers flexible working hours. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. Additionally, our team is dedicated to supporting you with mentorship and pathways for ongoing development. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and are building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and promotes career choice.
· 5+ years in a hands on software development role in C++
· 2+ years of relevant mobile experience on iOS and Android
· 1+ launched software products
· Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
· 7+ years of game development experience with multiple shipped titles
· Shipped one or more titles on Unreal 4 preferably in the mobile games space
· Experience wearing multiple hats on a small team
· Passionate mobile gamer with in-depth domain knowledge
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.