Game Developer


North America
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 02/26/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 849 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94391

About AppLovin

AppLovin is a mobile games company that fuels many of the world's most popular mobile games.

Job Description

AppLovin's global technology platform provides developers the most powerful, integrated set of solutions to grow their businesses–all in one place. Founded in 2012, AppLovin enables developers of all sizes to market, monetize, analyze and publish their apps. Its studios create popular, immersive content and its technology brings that content to users around the world. AppLovin is headquartered in Palo Alto, California with offices globally. Learn more at
AppLovin is one of Inc.‘s Best Workplaces and a recipient of the 2019 Glassdoor Top CEO employee’s choice award. The San Francisco Business Times’ awarded AppLovin one of the Bay Area’s Best Places to Work and the Workplace Wellness Award which recognizes businesses that are leaders in improving worker well-being.
AppLovin’s in-house creative team, SparkLabs, is looking for a Game Developer who is proficient in mobile game development. You would be joining a team that is responsible for building a variety of 'mini-games' designed for mobile devices. The genres will vary from match 3 games to far more complex resource management and mid-core games. These games will be used to allow end users the ability to preview some of the largest mobile gaming apps in the marketplace.
If you are passionate about working on thoughtful and polished mini-games that have potential to reach millions of mobile users, join our team! This position will serve as a critical member of an impactful team that wears many hats and moves fast. This role requires someone who thrives in a diverse, fast paced environment where grit and resilience is valued as highly as operational excellence.
To be considered for this position, you must include your resume and samples of games you developed. If you have non-game related software development projects you’d like to share please feel free to do so as well.
Create high quality mini-games representing top mobile apps in the marketplace
Collaborate with design and business teams to understand partner objectives and achieve business needs
Basic Qualifications:
BA/BS degree in computer science, game development or related fields; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Proficiency with at least one popular game engine (e.g. Unity 3D, Unreal, CRYENGINE, GameMaker Studio) 
Motivation to maintain and improve game development standards
Strong work ethic, flexibility, and ability to execute high quality work within deadlines with little supervision
Ability to grasp multiple project requirements with high attention to detail
Preferred Qualifications:
2+ years of professional experience in game development
Mobile experience and knowledge of the mobile advertising landscape
Proficiency in Photoshop for basic image editing
Proficiency in a foreign language
A passion for games (of any type)
Comfortable working in a fast environment that is constantly changing
Free medical, dental and vision insurance
Work from home stipend on each paycheck
Free public transit for commuting to the office (when applicable)
$100 per month for gym membership
Fun company parties and events
Flexible Time Off - work hard and take time when you need it
Interested? Send us your resume and let's talk!
AppLovin is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
AppLovin is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

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