Senior Software Engineer - Interactivity

Viacom.Tech in Warsaw plays a crucial role in Viacom`s global engineering organization. We build highly efficient, advanced systems which are used by millions of users all over the world. Currently, we are looking for a rock solid Senior Software Engineer - Interactivity. Deep understanding and knowledge of game development fundamentals and sharp programming skills are required.

You are a creative problem solver, work well in a team environment, love to create great software, and want to always be learning. You believe in agility and getting things done that deliver business value.

Job ID: SRSEI
Location: Warsaw
Job type: Full time, regular

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement game features and components
  • Take a proactive role in improving processes and tech pipelines
  • Experience with engineering best practices including continuous integration, code reviews and unit testing
  • Work closely with leadership team (engineering and product) to help building & executing product roadmap
  • Research and investigate new technologies and how they can be used for our games
  • Quickly iterate through different proof of concepts and prototypes
  • Lead and own performance optimizations (rendering, loading, memory usage, and file size optimizations, etc.)
  • Troubleshoot and solve critical issues on game projects
  • Effectively communicate project status to extended games team
  • Write tools to automate reoccurring tasks during the project life cycle
  • Write high quality code and unit tests and conduct regular cross-team code reviews
  • Able to guide and mentor junior team members of the team

Your profile:

  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and object-oriented programming
  • Experience working with game engines and frameworks (Unity, Unreal, Sprite Kit, libGDX, etc.)
  • Proven capability in problem solving and ability to come up with innovative solutions
  • Experience with profiling, along with performance optimization (memory leaks, performance analysis, etc.)
  • Able to write tools & scripts to help designers & artists be more productive
  • Ability to work with a cross-functional team including artists, designers, QA, etc.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • 3+ years of relevant domain experience

Nice to have:

  • Experience developing native applications on iOS and/or Android
  • Experience with scrum agile process
  • Network protocols and patterns (HTTP, REST), programming and debugging
  • BS or Masters degree in Computer Science or equivalent

We offer:

  • Challenging projects targeting large international communities, using modern development and deployment technologies
  • An Agile and growing team of software engineers creating products accessible everywhere
  • Great benefits package: private health care, fitness card, and lots of team building events
  • Competitive salary tailored to your skills and experience and plenty of opportunities for personal and career development
  • Brand new office located in the strict city center (2 mins walk from Metro Politechnika) with cool fun zones
  • Last, but not least, we do great stuff for the global brands, such as Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, and Paramount!