Senior Systems Engineer

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Job Function:

Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing

Industry:

Other

Type:

Full Time

Employer Type:

Direct Hire

Location:

Tokyo 

Visa Sponsorship Available:

Future possibility / Renewal

Restricted to Domestic Applicants?:

Japan only

English Language Requirement:

Fluent

Japanese Language Requirement:

Fluent

Posted:

Nov 29, 2018
col-wide   

Job Requirements:

Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience.
  • Experience writing clean, testable, high­-quality code with a special focus on mobile performance.
  • Solid familiarity with 3rd party SDKs, analytics, and A/B testing in mobile games.
  • Ability to interact with peers in a constructive and productive style.
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in object­-oriented design, algorithms, and data structures.
  • Familiarity with git, svn, or other VCS.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively on shared projects with designers, artists, testers, product managers, and other developers.
  • Strong team player with a positive attitude.

Job Description:

Game Closure is on the hunt for Systems Engineers to help us build the social games that guide the development of our mobile game engine. We are a 70 ­strong and growing team with offices in Mountain View, California, Oregon and Tokyo, Japan. If you want to join us to make great games on our cutting­ edge technology and truly make an impact, then we want to talk to you!

As a Systems Engineer at Game Closure, you will play a pivotal role in creating a platform to revolutionize the mobile game development industry. Our engineers are generally amazing at something and great at everything else. We write cross-­compilers, custom browsers, ARM7 assembly, GPU shaders, Node.js & Python back­ends, JavaScript game APIs and tools, and whatever else it takes. No matter what you work on each day, you will work with the best engineers in the world; we have top talent in every part of our stack.


The Role:

  • Be a key member of a high performing software engineering team.
  • Play a critical role in day-­to-­day coding, performance profiling, optimization, and general troubleshooting.
  • Collaborate with design, engineering, and production teams to devise optimal engineering solutions to game requirements.
  • Architect and code sophisticated client/server systems for mobile gaming.
  • Learn from and mentor other engineers on your team.
  • Take ownership of your projects to make them the best they can possibly be.
  • Provide valuable input on the company's long-term engineering roadmap and help identify areas of opportunity for improvement.
  • Define the cutting edge of social gaming!

Bonus:

  • Canvas animation work
  • 2+ years of game development experience with multiple shipped titles
  • Both Android and iOS game development experience
  • Specialized skills in a particular area of game development (for example: UI, Physics, graphics, multiplayer, game logic, etc.)

  • Company Info


    Game Closure
    Kemy Court #202, 6 Chome-15-6 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tōkyō-to 107-0062, Japan
    Tokyo, Japan
    Phone: 14083758801
    Web Site: https://www.gameclosure.com

    Senior Systems Engineer

    col-narrow   

    Job Function:

    Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing

    Industry:

    Other

    Type:

    Full Time

    Employer Type:

    Direct Hire

    Location:

    Tokyo 

    Visa Sponsorship Available:

    Future possibility / Renewal

    Restricted to Domestic Applicants?:

    Japan only

    English Language Requirement:

    Fluent

    Japanese Language Requirement:

    Fluent

    Posted:

    Nov 29, 2018
    col-wide   

    Job Requirements:

    Desired Skills:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
    • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience.
    • Experience writing clean, testable, high­-quality code with a special focus on mobile performance.
    • Solid familiarity with 3rd party SDKs, analytics, and A/B testing in mobile games.
    • Ability to interact with peers in a constructive and productive style.
    • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in object­-oriented design, algorithms, and data structures.
    • Familiarity with git, svn, or other VCS.
    • Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively on shared projects with designers, artists, testers, product managers, and other developers.
    • Strong team player with a positive attitude.

    Job Description:

    Game Closure is on the hunt for Systems Engineers to help us build the social games that guide the development of our mobile game engine. We are a 70 ­strong and growing team with offices in Mountain View, California, Oregon and Tokyo, Japan. If you want to join us to make great games on our cutting­ edge technology and truly make an impact, then we want to talk to you!

    As a Systems Engineer at Game Closure, you will play a pivotal role in creating a platform to revolutionize the mobile game development industry. Our engineers are generally amazing at something and great at everything else. We write cross-­compilers, custom browsers, ARM7 assembly, GPU shaders, Node.js & Python back­ends, JavaScript game APIs and tools, and whatever else it takes. No matter what you work on each day, you will work with the best engineers in the world; we have top talent in every part of our stack.


    The Role:

    • Be a key member of a high performing software engineering team.
    • Play a critical role in day-­to-­day coding, performance profiling, optimization, and general troubleshooting.
    • Collaborate with design, engineering, and production teams to devise optimal engineering solutions to game requirements.
    • Architect and code sophisticated client/server systems for mobile gaming.
    • Learn from and mentor other engineers on your team.
    • Take ownership of your projects to make them the best they can possibly be.
    • Provide valuable input on the company's long-term engineering roadmap and help identify areas of opportunity for improvement.
    • Define the cutting edge of social gaming!

    Bonus:

    • Canvas animation work
    • 2+ years of game development experience with multiple shipped titles
    • Both Android and iOS game development experience
    • Specialized skills in a particular area of game development (for example: UI, Physics, graphics, multiplayer, game logic, etc.)