Head of Game Development

Everyrealm

Everyrealm

New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024

We are seeking a Director of Game Development to lead and innovate multiple products and games for Everyrealm. This role requires a blend of technical prowess, creative vision, and leadership skills. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in the gaming industry, demonstrating excellence in engineering, creativity in problem-solving, and effectiveness in team leadership.

About Everyrealm

Everyrealm is a technology company that creates innovative solutions for avid social gamers, with offerings across a variety of categories, including identity, ranking, relationships, and events. We also publish community-driven video game titles. In addition, we manage three venture-style investment funds that invest in related businesses and technologies. We are a collaborative and multidisciplinary team with different backgrounds, working together to build new products that foster social connection in virtual worlds. We believe that bringing together individuals from different backgrounds and experiences creates a richer and more inclusive work environment, which ultimately leads to more innovative products and ideas.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the technical aspects of game development, ensuring excellence in code quality, performance, and architecture.
  • Innovate and implement cutting-edge game features that enhance user experience and engagement.
  • Oversee and contribute to the development of both existing and new codebases.
  • Foster a culture of creativity and technical excellence, encouraging the team to bring forward innovative gameplay ideas.
  • Manage full lifecycle of game feature development from concept to deployment, ensuring adherence to timelines and quality standards.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration of technical and design elements.
  • Mentor and guide the development team, enhancing their skills and fostering professional growth.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical challenges.
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in game development technology and methodologies.