Senior Engineering Manager, Game Center

Seattle, WA 98104
  • Job Code
    200190372
Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 21, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200190372

Game Center offers our customers a single gaming identity across Apple platforms and enables features like lead...Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 21, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200190372

Game Center offers our customers a single gaming identity across Apple platforms and enables features like leaderboards, achievements, multiplayer functionality, and more. Developers are able to to easily integrate Game Kit into their game, and gamers on the platform enjoy consistent functionality in the games they play. The Game Center team is looking for a senior technical leader to help craft, collaborate and execute next steps in gaming.

https://developer.apple.com/game-center/

Key Qualifications

  • Shown ability to hire, grow, and mentor high performing teams
  • History of shipping developer APIs and consumer apps
  • Passionate about the developer and customer experience and how we can improve it
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal, with technical and non-technical partners
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills are required
  • Strong hands-on experience with iOS/macOS development and writing Objective-C and Swift
  • Experience using and understanding UIKit, AppKit and CFNetwork
  • An understanding of multithreaded concepts and patterns
  • An understanding of socket programming

Description

The Game Center team is looking for a senior technical leader to help craft and execute a cohesive and aspirational vision for Game Center throughout Apple in this highly visible position. You'll be responsible for the GameKit framework working with our UI and framework engineering teams to build and operate reliable multiplayer experiences, exciting achievement, leaderboard and game challenges. You'll work with our Arcade and App Store business, design and engineering teams to define features which add value to games in the App Store and Arcade ecosystem who've adopted Game Center. Additionally, a strong partnership is needed with leaders throughout Apple as we evolve our customer and developer offerings in the Games space. We're looking for a hardworking and passionate leader to join the team - if you feel this is you, we'd love to hear from you.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, and equivalent work experience.

Additional Requirements

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Seattle, WA 98104

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