Game Developer

Austin

Game Developer – Moon Tavern


About the Company

Moon Tavern Games is a group of old souls looking for a new adventure. We are inspired by the nostalgia, meaning, and craft of classic RPGs in the quest to create new adventures using the modern magic of mobile gaming. We want to work alongside fellow creators who value talent and trust. We welcome masters and apprentices of the craft to join us at Moon Tavern Games in our mission to bring magic into the world.

Moon Tavern Games is a part of Wildlife Studios. Wildlife is constantly growing and launching world-class games due to our amazing teamwork and collaborative work across our varied disciplines. Our team works closely with PMs, engineers, artists, game designers, distribution specialists, and data scientists, among others, to help develop games that are innovative and impact people's lives all over the globe.

Founded by creatives for creatives: we are building a dream culture, a creative community of trust and transparency.

About the Role

As a Software Engineer at Moon Tavern Games, you will utilize software design best practices and collaborate with other disciplines to rapidly iterate and bring ideas from prototypes to polished experiences which surprise and delight players.

The game you will be working on will be an RPG with an original IP and is heavily inspired by retro games. We're a small team with significant creative freedom – you're encouraged to contribute to the player experience by providing input (both technical and otherwise) in order to shape the end product.

Benefits include:

  • Work from home
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive salary and benefits

What you’ll do

  • Collaborate with designers and artists to translate feature requirements into playable software
  • Provide creative technical solutions for achieving the game vision
  • Utilize profilers to identify and optimize performance bottlenecks
  • Contribute to an engineering culture of building robust software utilizing best practices and coding standards
  • Join the fight against an ever-growing bug backlog
  • Playtest and provide feedback on the game throughout development

What you'll need

  • Experience developing video games
  • Proficiency with C#
  • Experience with Unity
  • Experience developing for iOS and Android is a plus
  • Experience with Golang is a plus
  • Experience with version control on live games is a plus

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build the best gaming company, where everyone thrives.

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