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Director – Software Engineering
R&D Central Team
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Unreal Engine
  • 15+ years of game development experience
  • 8+ years as an Engineering Manager leading game teams
  • 3+ years as a tech lead guiding the direction and implementation of a game
  • Experience managing through managers
  • Experience recruiting engineers and managers and building an engineering team
  • Experience being part of a game team from prototype stage to launch
  • Oversee engineering for the products in pre-production stage
  • Work closely with the engineering leads of the product teams, ensuring that the teams are well supported
  • Mentor engineering teams on the best practices of pre-production stage
  • Help manage the process of staffing, onboarding, advancement and off-boarding for engineers
  • Hire and grow new Engineering Leads, ensuring that there is an effective engineering organization in place before teams move to production stage
  • Directly manage Engineering Leads embedded in product teams. Directly manage individual engineers until there is an embedded Engineering Lead in place, coaching them, holding them accountable to best practices and to their growth plan
  • Partner with central tech teams, connect product teams to larger Riot
  • Foster cross-team collaboration
  • Guide the teams through product stage transitions
  • Champion your sourcing and hiring processes to identify and hire engineers
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Unreal Engine
  • Experience leading large teams (20+ engineers)
Riot Games

1,001-5,000 employees

Online game developer
Company Overview
Riot Games' mission is to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world.
  • Healthcare
  • Family Care
  • Open Paid Time Off
  • Retirement
  • Play Fund
  • Donation Matching
Company Core Values
  • Player Experience First.
  • Dare to Dream.
  • Thrive Together.
  • Execute with Intelligence.
  • Stay Hungry; Stay Humble