Senior Server Engineer

A Sr. Server Engineer will develop server systems to facilitate client engineers and live ops.

Description

  • Work with client engineers and product managers to define server features
  • Implement server systems such as Accounts, Leaderboards, Content Delivery and Chat
  • Reliably create good quality, performance-minded code
  • Maintain a professional attitude and strive to maximize team and departmental performance

Requirements

  • 5+ years relevant experience in the creation and delivery of state-of-the-art, performance-minded server systems for mobile or web games
  • At least one shipped game as a server engineer
  • Fluent in at least one scripting language: PHP, Python, Ruby, etc
  • Experience with database design and SQL programming, profiling and optimization
  • Passion for creating games
  • Proficiency in Linux administration and Bash scripting
  • Ability to work independently and to be self-directing
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills

Preferred

  • Experience in JavaScript and other front end web technologies
  • Experience with C#, C and/or C++
  • Experience with Unity and mobile development
  • Understanding of web security best practices
  • Understanding of analytics languages and technologies such as R, Haddop and Hive
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field preferred.
 

Senior Core Engineer

A Sr. Core Engineer will develop core systems and Unity tools to facilitate gameplay engineers, designers, artists and animators.

Description

  • Develop core systems in C# to support gameplay engineers – such as AI, physics, particles and audio functionality
  • Develop tools in Unity to support artists and designers
  • Reliably create good quality, performance-minded code
  • Maintain a professional attitude and strive to maximize team and departmental performance

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience in the creation and delivery of state-of-the-art, performance-minded console or mobile games
  • Proficient in C# or C/C++; design, coding, testing, debugging, and integration
  • Solid knowledge of scripting languages such as LUA
  • Console or Mobile game development experience required (at least one title)
  • Ability to work independently and to be self-directing
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field preferred.

Preferred

  • Experience with Unity.
  • Experience with server side technologies such as PHP and MySQL
 

Mid-Level Gameplay Engineer

A Mid-level Engineer will develop gameplay features and interact closely with designers, artists, and animators.

Description

  • Work with game designers and product managers to define features
  • Identify problems and solutions, balancing technical complexity and user experience
  • Implement game systems such as AI, physics, particles, and audio functionality
  • Reliably create good quality, performance-minded code
  • Maintain a professional attitude and strive to maximize team and departmental performance

Requirements

  • 3+ years experience in the creation and delivery of state-of-the-art, performance-minded console or mobile games
  • Proficient in C# or C/C++; design, coding, testing, debugging, and integration
  • Solid knowledge of scripting languages such as LUA
  • Working knowledge of 3D Math
  • Console or Mobile game development experience required (at least one title)
  • Ability to work independently and to be self-directing
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field preferred.

Preferred

  • Experience with Unity.
  • Experience with server side technologies such as PHP and MySQL
 

User Acquisition Manager

MunkyFun is looking for a creative and talented User Acquisition Manager to help manage paid user acquisition across all mobile titles. The User Acquisition Manager will focus on improving campaign performance through strategy, data and execution.

Qualifications

  • 2-3 years of experience in performance-based acquisition role in the mobile industry
  • Familiarity with KPIs such as CPA, CPC, CPM, ARPDAU and LTV
  • Data analysis experience using Excel, Tableau or similar tools
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills required
  • Self-directed with proven ability to effectively manage goals and deadlines
  • Excellent teamwork skills and flexibility to easily handle changing priorities
  • Ability to work effectively and accurately under pressure

Responsibilities

  • Plan and execute user acquisition campaigns across a variety of UA channels including Facebook, Adwords, Twitter
  • Analyze and Optimize campaign investment based on ROIand LTV evaluation
  • Communicate clearly to management the plans, status, challenges to meeting objectives
  • Work with game teams about the results and planned actions
  • Explore and test new acquisition channels, and stay on top of industry trends and best practices
 

Internships

Will work for bananas?

If you think you have what it takes to make it in the games industry and feel that all you need is the chance to prove yourself, an internship at MunkyFun® might just be your cup of tea. This isn’t an opportunity to get coffee and take out the trash, this is a hands-on learning experience that puts you in the driver’s seat. Our internships are not for people that need their hand holding, they are for people who are about to, or who have just recently finished their study’s and are looking for a way to break into this competitive field as well as gain some real life experience and knowledge about making games.

MunkyFun® occasionally works directly with schools to provide school credit for our internships and we are willing to discuss a workable schedule around your life and commitment, although you should be able to put in at least 20 hours a week and be prepared to shoulder a high level of stress and responsibility. With all this work, why do it? Because the knowledge of real world experience at a game studio of veteran artists, programmers, and designers is invaluable to a career in the games industry.

If your interested in an internship at MunkyFun®, you should e-mail your resume and work samples here.