Miniclip is looking for an experienced Unity Software Engineer to hire in our Lisbon (Portugal) Games Development Studio.
This is an exciting opportunity to integrate the agile, highly effective, and skilled Automation & Client Pipeline team, part of the Client Technology team. As a Software Engineer in Test, you'll help grow our test automation framework and ecosystem across the entire Client Team. Your work will have a noticeable impact on other teams and on how our games (played by tens of millions of users) are tested. In addition to the requirements below, successful candidates will noticeably be quality-oriented, defending high-quality software and strong engineering principles.
Your work will include:
Extend the test automation framework capabilities, developing in-house tools to facilitate game development.
Close collaboration with the Quality Assurance and Product teams, as primary clients for the teams' tools.
Defining and implementing mechanisms to shift-left testing in the software development process.
Collaborate with the rest of the Client Technology team, pushing for quality standards, maintainability, testability and code health.
Contribute in how to best shape the future of our technology and automated testing ecosystem.
Analyze complex software systems and collaborate with others to improve the overall design.
Mentoring junior roles on good Unity development practices
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
We are looking for a social, hard-working person who enjoys working in a team with other people and is passionate and dedicated about his/her work.
The ideal candidate must present the following:
4+ years of professional Unity development OR 2 years of Unity development + 4 years of C++/C#
Experience developing tools for Unity Editor and/or experience with Unity Test Runner
Experience in mobile (iOS and/or Android) development.
Experience in Quality Assurance contexts.
Familiarity with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, preferably).
Ability to write optimised code or adapt existing code to match each platform's necessities.
Ability to work in a codebase maintained by multiple people
Very good written and spoken English
The following skills are desirable but not essential (if you have them, don’t forget to mention them):
Experience in game development
Experience with TDD
Experience with AWS
To apply please submit your CV with your cover letter explaining why you want to be part of our team.
You will be working in our fashionable, open plan studio in Tagus Park (Oeiras, Portugal) with enthusiasts and professionals from the games industry. We like to maintain a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere, with regular team building and social events (virtually, currently). We understand that being tied to a desk all day is not fun and that’s why there is a games area and fridge with complimentary drinks and fruit for all staff.
Miniclip is a global leader in digital games with a mission of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’. The Company develops, publishes and distributes highly engaging games to an audience of over 250 million monthly active users across mobile, social and online platforms.
Founded in 2001, the Company has successfully grown a huge global audience in over 195 countries and across six continents. Miniclip has a unique understanding of the digital games space and has developed a strong portfolio of over 60 high-quality mobile games, extensive worldwide distribution, and an internationally recognised brand name. To date, Miniclip franchises including 8 Ball Pool™, Golf Battle™, Football Strike™ and Agar.io™ have generated more than 2 billion downloads. Miniclip has more than 50 million daily active players reaching people across the world in the pursuit of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’.
In February 2015, Miniclip was excited to receive a large majority investment from Tencent, one of the world’s largest technology companies and the world’s largest games publisher.This new chapter in Miniclip’s history strengthens the Company’s position, with Tencent recognising its achievements to date and future potential.
In the past two years, as part of their ambitious growth plans, Miniclip have been delighted to welcome the teams from Playsport (famous for Motorsport Manager), Yakuto (creators of Darts of Fury), Masomo (home of Head Ball 2), Ilyon (designers of Bubble Shooter), Eight Pixels Square (Sniper Strike) now operating as Miniclip Derby, Gamebasics (creators of OSM Online Soccer Manager), and most recently Green Horse Games (home of Football Rivals) to the Miniclip Group.