Senior Mobile Developer

Engineering | Seattle, WA

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Job ID:
R-CB113018
Location:
Seattle, Washington
Post Date:
11/30/2018
Department:
Engineering

Life at Big Fish Games

Big Fish Games is an innovative developer and world-class publisher of a diverse portfolio of casual game franchises, including Big Fish Casino, Gummy Drop, Fairway Solitaire, Jackpot Magic Slots and Cooking Craze.   Founded in 2002, we serve millions of players every day and are dedicated to providing players with the opportunity to play, connect, compete and discover anywhere and on any device.  We are dedicated to enhancing life through exceptional play.

Our four core beliefs are what makes working at Big Fish Games unique. We believe in a work environment that:

  • Creates opportunities for impact
  • Shares a passion for challenge
  • Cultivates a spirit of creativity
  • Thrives through collaboration


Summary and Mission

The Big Fish SDK and Client Engineering team is seeking an experienced Android software developer to work on a number of current Android projects. We are looking for software engineers with extensive experience in the Android platform who are looking for a real mobile challenge. Our team is not only responsible for delivering the company's Android SDK for all our mobile games, but also has a part in Android initiatives across both game studios and Engineering as a whole. If you passionate about developing for the Android platform, and are willing to roll up your sleeves and jump in on any problem from SDK work, to our Game Finder application, to game development and everything in between, then this position might be right up your alley.

Responsibilities

  • Expand our existing Android SDK with new features and feature improvements to help support game teams
  • Tackle Android related problems as they come up company wide
  • Bring your Android experience to continuously drive improvements in the company's Android investments
  • Provide support for integrating SDK and services into Android games
  • Design and deliver new APIs to amplify game developer's usage of Android features

Qualifications
  • 5+ years of Android application development experience
  • Expert coding abilities in Java
  • Strong OO design and coding skills
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, and willingness to help debug difficult issues
  • Experience working on a development team that practices Agile/scrum methodologies  
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field

 
Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years as a software engineer working on client applications
  • Strong architecture, analytical and design skills
  • Experience with Android SDK and/or Android Studio


Big Fish Games is an equal opportunity employer. We bring unique talents together to build something special that’s why we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.