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Lead Engineer
Games Studio
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
Unreal Engine
  • 7+ years experience shipping multiple AAA, casual or mobile games, especially live
  • Experience prototyping and shipping one or more titles as a Lead Engineer, splitting time hands-on and supporting people as a manager, with a focus on excellent player experience
  • Deep experience in character animation, especially as it applies to close-camera 3rd-person games
  • Exceptional communication, cross discipline collaboration and leadership skills
  • Familiarity with UnrealEngine
  • Passion for incubating, building, and shipping video games
  • Games development: Experimenting and prototyping combat interactions, with an eventual goal of providing close-camera high-fidelity melee combat. Ideally, the successful candidate will have deep experience in bipedal animation, combat, and interactions with other bipeds and environments. Our new stunning colleague's initial goal will be to convert design ideas into a rapid prototyping controls and anticipate places where flexibility is needed and assumptions can be made to shortcut implementation
  • Development Tooling: Identifying and building easy to use frameworks that enables designers and artists to enable rapid iteration. Easy creation and modifications of mechanic, camera, and control variations is key
  • Technical Leadership: Leading the team to make technology and architecture decisions for both prototyping and a successful future final product. Ideally, experience and comfort with shifting and in-progress technologies and platforms
  • Team Leadership: Able to work across disciplines with minimum process to organize work and create predictability in an unpredictable space
  • People Management: Hire, build and manage this small, senior, multi-discipline team and ensure team focus and health
Desired Qualifications
  • Strong product/design sense
  • Strong understanding of lightweight production/team process
  • Experience working with early or unreleased game platforms
  • Full stack/backend services expertise

5,001-10,000 employees

Subscription streaming entertainment service
Company Overview
Netflix's mission is to entertain the world. The company operates a streaming platform for movies & TV shows and has over 222 million subscribers globally.
  • Free lunches
  • Up to 12 months' maternity and paternity leave
  • Unlimited vacation days, within reason
  • Open working hours (at the California office)
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Mobile phone discounts
Company Core Values
  • Inclusion
  • Innovation
  • Passion
  • Curiosity
  • Judgment
  • Communication
  • Courage
  • Selflessness
  • Integrity
  • Impact