Flash Game Developer

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 30, 2013
Closes
Nov 29, 2013
Contact
Mr. Colin Walter
Duration
Full Time
We are looking for a Flash Developer to build games for our rapidly growing suite of online Social casino applications. You will work alongside artists and backend developers to bring new games to market. Candidates must be passionate about building engaging content while maintaining and expanding a larger shared architecture with clean, reliable code. You will keep us on the cutting edge of front-end programming techniques, technologies, and development standards.

Candidates must be capable of picking up & running with a preexisting architecture, as well as extending that architecture with totally new features. You must be a self-sufficient, independent OOP developer as well as a great team-player who can work with others to create innovative solutions for the issues at hand.



Responsibilities:

Work with and enhance our current game architecture to build rich, engaging slot & casino games.

Work with technical artists to seamlessly integrate images, sounds & videos into your games.

Work with backend developers to design and integrate new and existing features into your games.

Write clean and efficient code that is well documented.

Propose and recommend creative solutions as well as communicate them clearly and effectively.



Requirements:

5+ years of object-oriented AS3 experience.

Expert knowledge in FlashDevelop, Flex or Flash Builder, as well as the Flash IDE.

B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience

5+ years in Flash/interactive design

Strong experience integrating with server-side web applications.

3+ years of experience developing a video game engine or similar technology

Experience with CPU/memory optimization, cross-browser compatibility

Thorough understanding of OOP concepts and design patterns with ActionScript and the Flash platform.

Experience coding complex event handling systems and advanced transitions/animations in Flash.

Familiarity with version control software such as SVN, Git or Perforce

US Citizen, or a valid permanent resident card.



Preferences:

Proficiency with Java, C++, HTML5, or PHP a huge plus.

Experienced with architectural patterns such as MVC.

Experience with Facebook and other Social APIs.

Experience building multi-player applications.

Up-to-date knowledge of best practices in web standards, design, and technologies including all forms of social media.

Experience with Stage3D and Starling

Working with Flash for mobile, tables and/or other devices


We are always looking for great talent. We appreciate your interest in joining our team. Only applicants who meet the requirements of this position will be considered.
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