Lead Developer (mobile game) fixed position in Berlin (m/f)META Games GmbH
We are on our mission to create a mobile manager game for esport fans. The ambition is to open up a new genre and build a game that will be enjoyed by millions of esport enthusiasts around the globe. Now we are looking for an experienced Lead Developer to become part of our core team in Berlin. Your main task is to take full ownership of the tech of our mobile game.
Ideally you have a strong background in the mobile games industry and a passion for esports. Flexibility, a love for fast paced environments and knowledge of lean principles are definite pluses.
Take full ownership of the tech behind our game: define and execute the technical design and frameworks
Lead a team of developers to design, implement and test our games features
Keep them motivated, focused and mentor them in becoming a high performance game development team
Lead by example and contribute high quality code whenever needed
Keep an eye on high scalability and performance of the game
Work closely with the lead game designer and product manager to constantly improve the fun and performance of our game
You are an experienced tech expert with a proven track record and can show examples of your previous work
You worked on at least one mobile free2play multiplayer game before as CTO or lead developer
Experience with the entire game production pipeline and working on a live game
Good understanding of OOP, design patterns and code optimization in Unity
Experience with modular, scalable and high performant software architectures
You have led teams using agile development processes before, ideally implementing them from the very start
You are a problem solver at heart, willing to learn what you don’t already know and are proactively looking for answers.
Excellent written and verbal communication in English
Degree in engineering or game development
You understand and love esports and play MOBAs
Worked on a synchronous multiplayer game with unity
What we offer:
A competitive salary, equity and the chance to work in an uprising game Start-up which you help to shape
Equity participation in the company
The opportunity to work in the most exciting industry in the world - esports
Get access to the best esports and investor network in Europe
The ability to own your work, but to collaborate with a knowledgeable and enthusiastic team.
To apply please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org