Mobile Game Server Software Engineer - Contract Position

Company: Thrust Interactive


General Information
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
Contact Information
  • Name: Toby Fifer
  • Phone: 404.734.1765
  • Email: contact@th.ru.st
  • Address: Thrust 404-734-1765 contact@th.ru.st
  • Website: http://th.ru.st/
Qualifications:

Responsibilities of the Software Engineer

  • Rapidly develop and iterate on data model and server endpoints for mobile application back-end 
  • Effectively communicate project implications and blockers in a clear and timely manner to manager and stakeholders
  • Participate in architectural design and functional specification activities, providing feedback on implementation feasibility
  • Collaborate with other engineers to integrate with other technologies including mobile front-end, APIs and web services, and content management systems when required
  • Estimate work effort and duration based on a design document

Basic Qualifications of the Software Engineer

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in an Engineering, Computer Science or other technology related field.
  • 0 to 5 years full time work experience.  If there is no full time work experience then a previous internship is highly preferred.

 

Skill Qualifications of the Software Engineer

 

Required

  • Experience developing stateless server applications
  • Strong understanding of server side development concepts, including developing REST APIs and stateless endpoints, and building scalable systems on cloud-based infrastructures
  • Solid programming fundamentals, and experience with a solid OO language such as: Java, C#, C++, Objective-C, etc…
  • Strong problem solving and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Git, SVN, or other version control software.

Preferred

  • Experience developing in Python
  • Experience developing applications on Google App Engine and other Google Cloud Platform services
  • Familiar with utilizing a bug tracking tool such as Jira, Bugzilla, Lighthouse, Mantis or equivalent program

Bonus

  • Experience developing with Client-Side MVC technologies such as AngularJS or Backbone.js
  • Experience developing with Unity3D
  • Experience developing with Objective-C for iOS
  • Experience developing with Java for Android SDK
  • Game or interactive exploration development

 

Please submit a resume, portfolio or link to at least three pieces of work with your application. These can be anything from rapidly developed prototypes to finished and polished products.

How to Apply: Email contact@th.ru.st Please submit a resume, portfolio or link to at least three pieces of work with your application. These can be anything from rapidly developed prototypes to finished and polished products.