Lead Software Engineer

Quirky Idle Games – Impressive Benefits – Career Development Budget

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Lead Software Engineer in Kelowna

Skilled Software Engineer with games industry experience? Like the sound of joining a leader in the world of idle games? If this sounds like you, read on for details of this exciting opportunity! 

As a Lead Software Engineer at this Canada-based studio, you will be working in their beautiful Kelowna studio, with the option to join fully remotely if you are in Canada. Your role will involve leading the engineering team, championing co-development efforts with other studios. This studio works to create idle games that are impossible to put down, and from this have enjoyed huge success as leaders in the idle gaming arena. 

As a part of the team here, you will get to enjoy an enormous list of benefits, perks, and facilities. These include a career development budget, activities and team events, game jams, access to huge industry conferences, and loads more. 

Lead Software Engineer responsibilities: 

  • Adapt technology to the needs of partners and customers 
  • Work to solve problems in a multi-disciplinary team 
  • Lead a team of engineers to develop their careers 
  • Create roadmaps which balance technical aspects, customer needs, and company values 

Key requirements for this role in Kelowna: 

  • Extensive experience in game programming or games middleware 
  • Experience of leading a team of engineers 
  • University degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or similar 
  • Understanding of game development in Unity Engine 
  • Understanding of C# 
  • Experience with server-side technologies and cloud computing platforms 
  • Experience of developing and driving technical roadmaps 
  • Experience of project managing software products 
  • Able to write clean code 

Are you the perfect fit for this role? If so, don’t hesitate to get in touch! Contact Katie on kj@skillsearch.com to discuss the opportunity or apply online by submitting your CV in the form below now. 

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset. 

Tags: Lead Software Engineer, Software Engineer, Senior Software Engineer, Unity Engine, Unity3D, Canada Jobs, Kelowna Jobs, Remote Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Whilst we would love to respond to every application due to the high numbers we receive we cannot guarantee this.

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