Principal Software Engineer, Gameplay

Chicago, IL, United States
5 days ago


Zynga is looking for an experienced Principal Software Engineer to join our growing team in Austin. We are looking to strengthen a small, tight-knit team focused on exploring new opportunities on emerging casual games on highly social platforms. Are you ready to put your ideas into the next generation of games that will be played instantly by millions? As a Principal Engineer you'll develop and architect critical game components and systems that directly relate to the success of our games. The ideal candidate will be a motivated engineer that works well in fast-moving teams, and can contribute at all levels of the mobile tech stack.


You must be able to write coherent, organized code and be comfortable working on a complicated codebase with high levels of abstraction. Engineers work together with team members and jointly own the success of their features throughout the entire development pipeline. You will be joining a high-quality team of talented individuals that are all committed to success.

Required Skills


The following skills are considered strong plusses but are not required:

What we offer you:

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

Zynga will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

Zynga is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need an accommodation during the interview process, please let us know.


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