Software engineers on Games With Friends (GWF) support some of the world's largest mobile games on some of the world's largest infrastructures. Our servers and APIs support the mobile games that tens of millions of users enjoy every day, including Words With Friends. GWF runs one of the largest Ruby on Rails deployments in the world, and we encounter and solve massive scalability challenges. The large data requirements of online gaming require us to continually push boundaries to discover the best solutions.
BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline (or equivalent).
5+ years professional experience developing highly scalable web applications
Extensive programming experience with Ruby or Python.
Extensive programming experience with a web framework such as Rails or Django
Strong Object Oriented skills preferred.
A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design.