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Company Name:
iNK Stories
Location:
Brooklyn, New York
Country:
United States
Job Type:
Programming/Engineering
Position type:
Full Time
Platform
iOS, Mac OS X, PC / Windows
Minimum Number Of Professional Titles:
5
Experience Level:
Mid-Senior Level
Education:
High School or equivalent

Technical Director - Games

The iNK Studios Technical Director hires, trains, manages and leads a team of top video game industry talent creating cutting edge narrative games. The perfect candidate has a senior-level technical and game development background.


The Technical Director is responsible for the entire iNK Stories technical team, in close coordination with the other leads. The TD is critical in our mission to create the best user experience and game quality. As the cornerstone of a growing team, your mission will be to help build and manage the development of all of our games on multiple platforms.

 

Responsibilities


  • Supervises and participates in all aspects of projects from staffing to technology/tools

  • Works closely with other departments to define the technical requirements and restrictions for projects - including all technical architecture and process choices

  • Recommends solutions and approves schedules

  • Manages the programming team including employee performance evaluation and code reviews

  • Actively participates in recruitment

  • Provides expertise in design, programming, debugging, optimization

  • Offers exceptional analysis and problem-solving skills

  • Programs different game modules

  • Creates, or supervises development of, the necessary tools for other teams

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • 5-10 years experience in game systems programming

  • Expert knowledge of 3D programming

  • 5+ years’ recent experience in the video game industry on AAA or iOS games

  • Advanced experience in core engine development, networking, mobile development, gameplay, and tool development

  • Shipped multiple games as Lead Developer or Lead Programmer

  • Knowledge of the technical pipeline and all the processes needed to make a game

  • Exceptional leadership, communication and team management skills

  • Able to optimize code size and speed to take full advantage of the capabilities of modern game platforms

  • Lifelong personal interest in video games with a solid knowledge of the field

  • Experience with modern commercial game engines

All qualified candidates must pass a technical test as part of the interview process for this position.

(This is a full-time position, onsite in Brooklyn, NY.)

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