SunnyvaleRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Sunnyvale jobs

Engineering Manager, Games

Company: Niantic
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Job Description:

Are you interested in coaching and developing software engineers to craft popular global games with real-time scalability challenges? Niantic is seeking an Engineering Manager to run a game engineering team that comprises between 7 to 12 engineers. You'll be working on a real-world Augmented Reality game, which may include Pok--mon GO, Ingress, or Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. During a portion of your time, you will also perform hands-on coding on non-time-critical components.

You will be paired with a Technical Lead, who will be responsible for the team's technical architecture while you handle the people-management aspect of the engineering team.Responsibilities

  • Lead an engineering team to deliver high-quality products and software.
  • Perform career development, conflict resolution, and team building. Mentor engineers to expand their skills.
  • Lead usage of standard methodologies in software development, including code reviews, automated testing, build deployment, scheduling.
  • As part of your role, write code for non-time-critical software components.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with product management, design, marketing and operations, to ensure error-free launches in a timely manner.


    • You have a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, or a related technical field.
    • You have 2+ years of experience directly managing software engineers, and ensuring high productivity, morale, and growth.
    • You have a demonstrated track record at creating a diverse, inclusive work environment that empowers every person.
    • You know how to take a strategic goal, define features and eng scope, delegate work, collaborate cross-functionally, and deliver a product.

      Plus If...

      • You have professional experience working on a consumer mobile application.

        Join the Niantic team!Niantic is the world's leading AR technology company, sparking creative and engaging journeys in the real world. Our products inspire outdoor exploration, exercise, and meaningful social interaction.

        Originally formed at Google in 2011, we became an independent company in 2015 with a strong group of investors including Nintendo, The Pok--mon Company, and Alsop Louie Partners. Our current titles include pioneering global-control game Ingress, and record-breaking AR game Pok--mon GO. Our third title, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, is currently in development.

        Niantic is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We believe that cultivating a workplace where our people are supported and included is essential to creating great products our community will love. Our mission emphasizes seeking and hiring diverse voices, including those who are traditionally underrepresented in the technology industry, and we consider this to be one of the most important values we hold close.

        We're a hard-working, fun, and exciting group who value intellectual curiosity and a passion for problem-solving! We have growing offices located in San Francisco, Sunnyvale, Bellevue, Los Angeles, London, Tokyo, Hamburg, and Zurich.

Keywords: Niantic, Sunnyvale , Engineering Manager, Games, Executive , Sunnyvale, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Product Manager
Description: Product ManagerEquinix is one of the fastest growing data center companies, growing connectivity between clients worldwide. That's why we're always looking for creative and forward thinking people who (more...)
Company: Equinix
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Food Operations Manager 1
Description: Location US-CA-TURLOCK System ID 82013 Category Food Service Relocation Type No Employment Status Full-Time Unit Description Sodexo Senior Living is seeking a Food Operations Mgr. 1 to lead the dining (more...)
Company: Sodexo
Location: Turlock
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Commercial Systems Manager
Description: Summary:--This role will be responsible for design, development, and execution of daily administrative tasks for Silk Road Medical's commercial systems, focused primarily on Silk Road Medical's (more...)
Company: Silk Road Medical, Inc.
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Director, Supply Chain Systems
Description: Description Position Description As part of the newly created Supply Chain Tech Strategy team, this role will be a key enabler to achieving competitive edge from industry leading supply chain systems, (more...)
Company: Walmart eCommerce
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Product Marketing Manager, Competitive
Description: Job SummaryJob Summary:NetApp is looking for a Competitive Intelligence Manager who is passionate about technology and who can articulate complex technical concepts into simple terms that makes sense (more...)
Company: NetApp
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: 07/17/2019

General Manager
Description: General Manager 19018124 DescriptionWhen Chipotle first opened its doors in 1993, the idea was simple: show that food served fast didnt have to be a typical fast-food experience. More than two decades (more...)
Company: Chipotle
Location: Gilroy
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Director, Regulatory Affairs, Advertising and Promotion
Description: Pharmacyclics is committed to the development and commercialization of novel therapies intended to improve the quality and duration of life and to resolve serious unmet medical needs for cancer patients. (more...)
Company: Pharmacyclics, LLC
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: 07/17/2019

RN Case Manager - NAPA, CA
Description: AccentCare, Inc. is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local
Company: AccentCare
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Kitchen Manager - San Rafael, CA
Description: BJ's Restaurants is looking for talented, passion-driven managers to join our Operations Teams. br br KITCHEN MANAGER br br The Kitchen Manager is responsible for managing all functions of the (more...)
Company: BJ's Restaurants and Brewhouse
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Director Regulatory Global Labeling
Description: SUMMARY br br The Director of Regulatory Global Labeling REG-GL is a strategic role leadingthe development of labeling for products worldwide. Responsibilities may include developing the strategy (more...)
Company: BioMarin Pharmaceutical
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 07/17/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Sunnyvale RSS job feeds