Senior Tech Engineer (SDK Mobile Engineer)
Growth & Engineering – Voodoo Sauce /
Voodoo is a Tech company that creates and publishes hyper-casual and casual mobile games for a wide audience. It is the worldwide leader in the mobile game market through snackable, innovative and creative content combining data and new technologies.
The company raised $200M in 2018 and we have been certified a Great Place to Work France 2020. More recently, Tencent has become a minority stakeholder in Voodoo, with a role in framing our strategy to dominate the Asia Pacific region.
#1 worldwide in mobile game downloads, and regularly at the top of the App Store rankings, our games have about 300 million monthly active users and more than 4.4 billion downloads since our creation. Voodoo is one of the most impressive examples of hypergrowth in the ecosystem, having multiplied its turnover by 5 over the past few years.
With more than 300 employees around the world, we are hereby inviting you to join an ambitious, innovative and international company!
What is Voodoo’s Culture all about?
We recruit passionate and creative profiles, who combine data and new technologies to disrupt the mobile market. Driven by a test-and-learn culture, we welcome wonderfully talented people wishing to undertake and manage unique, ambitious and challenging projects.
Before applying, you need to know that the company’s Culture is very important to us. Our employees evolve within an environment designed to be a centre for fulfillment. Daily life at Voodoo is characterised by numerous events throughout the year that allow you to feel fully integrated into the team and get involved in creative and innovative projects. Among them: onboarding programs, our annual global summit, other company-wide events, hackathons, game jams, wellness events and more.
What will be your main challenges?
We are looking for a talented Mobile SDK developer who will take ownership of our in-house Mobile SDK. It is used across all of our mobile game apps, played on hundreds of millions of iOS and Android devices. You will equally take ownership of a broad range of cutting edge software projects and actively contribute new ideas that could impact millions.
- You’ll be in charge of developing new versions of Voodoo's Mobile SDK.
- Your goal will be to collaborate with other teams to deliver new and innovative features that improve hundreds of games.
- One of your challenges will be to improve CI/CD processes, automatic tests and monitoring of the SDK, so they’re absolutely perfect!
You’ll work closely with game developers across the world, so you can ensure the Mobile SDK is reliable and bug-free across multiple OS versions and devices. VoodooSauce is a unity package that we created internally and is now used by hundreds of developers that include it in games making millions of daily active users. It allows them to launch games as quickly as possible and permits the game to reach its maximum potential.
What is your team about?
This year, Voodoo is focusing on tech recruitment. When it comes to growth, several bottlenecks we’ve previously experienced involve the projects that our tech teams are working on every day, such as our brand new publishing platform designed to support studios and game launches, our marketing performance and optimization systems based on machine learning, and improving the attractiveness of our games and user retention, all of which we approach using internal data collecting solutions, analysis, and A/B testing.
Based on our principles and values, you will have the opportunity to join our strong Growth & Engineering department, composed of around 40 people.
Be a part of a small, independent, helpful, international, and high-performing team of less than ten senior Engineers. This international team will be composed of SDK developers, QA engineers, and one product manager, all working together on the evolution of the product. Come and work with us to solve complex problems using top of the range technology.
How do you match with our Stack?
Unity ⧫ XCode ⧫ Android Studio ⧫ C# ⧫ Circle CI ⧫ Jira
What do we expect?
- Passionate about writing clean, well organized, and production-ready code
- Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle and release processes on Unity, XCode and Android Studio
- Experience with managing third-party dependencies in Gradle and CocoaPods
- Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
- Enthusiastic about gaming culture
- Experience with native Android (Kotlin / Java) or iOS (Objective-C/Swift) development
- Side project or experience with Unity C#, motivation to develop your skills on it!
- Experience in writing tests (Unity Test runner, e2e, …)
What do we offer for this role?
Competitive salary (of course) ⧫ Bonus ⧫ Free shares ⧫ Remote days⧫ Lunch Card ⧫ Wellness activities ⧫ Hackathon ⧫ Seminars ⧫ Global Summit
The salary will depend on the experience and skills a candidate brings to the position.
The Voodoo Career Path is available for all employees, with management and expert tracks outlining the transparent salary ranges available to all our employees.
What is our recruitment process?
Our recruitment process typically includes a call with our recruitment team, as well as interviews with your future manager and team members focusing on job fit. We will focus on your soft skills through values fit interview that will determine if your values are compatible with ours. Our CEO is very much involved in the recruitment process, that is why on occasion he will also meet candidates as a last step. Lastly, our test and case studies culture is an integral part of the recruitment process and will feature at some point in your process.
Does this sound like it was written with you in mind? Excellent! Put in your application and let’s discuss the possibilities!