Technical Director – Mobile Games Developer - India

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Job Title Technical Director – Mobile Games Developer - India
Skills Required Programming
Job Description _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Job Title – Technical Director – Mobile Games Developer - India

Job Location – India

Job Type –Permanent

Job Salary – Competitive

Job ID - #1768

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Technical Director

OPM are working with a leading developer, publisher and distributor of games looking for a Technical Director.

The studio is based in Hyderabad India and represents one of the largest development organizations with more than 700 passionate mobile game experts involved in game development, testing, production and distribution.



The Developers portfolio encompasses some of the most recognizable entertainment brands in the world.

Job Description

As a Studio Technical Director, you’ll be a technological guide for the client and server programming teams. Under the supervision of the Studio Director, you will evaluate and make technology choices to support the connected strategy across digital platforms. You will lead and adapt the technology strategy, whilst managing development efficiency and addressing common implementation challenges. You have successfully built and delivered large-scale gaming services in a leadership role, and you are now looking for the next challenge in your career.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Oversee multi-platform client and server side development. Ensure architecture and implementation meet product requirements across the entire system.
  • Champion quality and performance. Define uncompromising target metrics and create processes and culture to exceed them.
  • Help identify resource and skill gaps. Fill them by hiring and training.
  • Communicate technical architecture, strategy, details, and status to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Share knowledge internally. Apply lessons learned by other teams and align with the broader EA's technology portfolio.


Skills and experience required

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent training and professional experience.
  • 10 years+ in software development leadership positions.
  • Demonstrated success leading technology for cross platform, connected games.
  • Broad knowledge of and experience with web and mobile game development.
  • Broad knowledge of and experience with server development and operations (including strategies to maximize availability, scalability, responsiveness, quality, and security).
  • Strong knowledge of C++ and Object Oriented.
  • Understanding of memory management, multiple processor use, and runtime optimization.
  • Understanding of distributed server and cloud technologies.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of good software engineering practices and processes.
  • Good communication and documentation skills.
  • Self-motivated and problem solving oriented.
  • Hands-on experience with smartphones game development in a connected environment.
  • Experience with C#, Web Technologies, 3D (OpenGL).
  • Proven track record of building high performance teams and institutionalizing a strong Dev culture.


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To apply or for further information about the role please contact Daniel on +44 (0) 1206214418 or mail a copy of your CV to <a href=mailto:officemanager@opmjobs.com>officemanager@opmjobs.com</a>

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Daniel Fox | Senior Technical Consultant
OPM Response LTD | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD
Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214418 | Email: <a href=mailto:daniel@opmjobs.com>daniel@opmjobs.com</a> | Skype: daniel.fox.opm
Salary DOE
Location India
Job Category Programming
Date posted 30/04/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 2803.
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