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Company: Big Fish Games

Location: San Francisco, CA

Date Posted: July 9, 2014

Source: Big Fish Games

Job ID: SAG-13Plan-25
Location: Oakland, CA
Post Date: 7/9/2014
Category: Self Aware Games, Oakland, CA

Self Aware Games makes casual social games that you can play anywhere.  Self Aware Games is the Oakland, CA studio of Big Fish.  Our established free-to-play, multi-player games include Big Fish Casino and Big Fish Bingo. We make games that are on the cutting edge.  From creating some of the first social features on the iPhone, to launching one of the first truly cross-platform multiplayer games, our goal is to make innovative games that people will enjoy with others. Our games are available on mobile phones, tablets, social networks, PC, and Mac.

You – doing this:

* Develop highly-polished social games that exist primarily on the server and which are written primarily in PHP
* Push the envelope on client/server cross-platform gaming
* Work as a team member to ensure that implementation details translate through to ...
Job ID: SAG-13Plan-25
Location: Oakland, CA
Post Date: 7/9/2014
Category: Self Aware Games, Oakland, CA

Self Aware Games makes casual social games that you can play anywhere.  Self Aware Games is the Oakland, CA studio of Big Fish.  Our established free-to-play, multi-player games include Big Fish Casino and Big Fish Bingo. We make games that are on the cutting edge.  From creating some of the first social features on the iPhone, to launching one of the first truly cross-platform multiplayer games, our goal is to make innovative games that people will enjoy with others. Our games are available on mobile phones, tablets, social networks, PC, and Mac.

You – doing this:

* Develop highly-polished social games that exist primarily on the server and which are written primarily in PHP
* Push the envelope on client/server cross-platform gaming
* Work as a team member to ensure that implementation details translate through to shipping products
* Show product ownership through collaboration with product managers, designers, front-end developers and other back-end engineers to refine the user experience
* Show strong inter-personal and communication skills, including clear and concise writing
* Interface with the sys admin and developer communities to absorb the latest trends and emerging technologies

Do you have skills?

* 3+ years of relevant server development experience, (mobile experience a huge plus)
* A proven track record of launching high quality products
* Strong MVC design skills
* Should demonstrate strong interaction and rapid prototype engineering skills across a broad spectrum of technologies including:
* PHP / MySQL
* Lighttpd / nginx
* Memcache / database / app fandango
* Oauth (Facebook, twitter, etc.)
* JSON

You have these? You have our attention:

* BA/BS degree or higher, preferably in CS or a combination of education and applicable experience
* 3+ years of experience as key member of a server-side development team participating in the complete product development lifecycle of several successfully launched software applications
* Ability to switch rapidly between different projects in a fast-paced environment
* Experience developing and working with front-ends as well as the back-end

Come be the next Big Fish in the Oakland Pond!
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