On the Games SDK team, we are passionate about bringing a new kind of ✨joy✨ to hundreds of millions of Netflix members around the world, whether they’re traveling to a remote location or at home with family. Our members already enjoy TV series, documentaries, and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. With our recent launch of mobile games, they can also play a collection of Netflix curated and produced games.
As a member of the Netflix Games SDK team, you will enable game developers to integrate the Netflix Games Platform Functionality into their streaming games. In the process, you will help create an immersive environment for Netflix members to discover and play games along with watching our content.
People who excel on our team are self-motivated engineers who are passionate about business and technology innovation. We believe a big part of our ability to drive global growth comes from fostering inclusion and building diversity within our team. Our team is made up of engineers who come from a wide variety of backgrounds and disciplines. We believe the plurality of experience, opinions, and skills within our team is what makes us succeed in our mission.
What Sets You Apart?
Comfortable with some degree of uncertainty and ambiguity. This new game platform is evolving quickly as we learn what drives member joy in the gaming space.
Developer Empathy. You have great intuition on making a clean, easy-to-use API for game developers to integrate Netflix services.
Technical Leadership. You can translate objectives and concerns between different teams, creating greater alignment between all the stakeholders on a project.
Self-motivated. You proactively look for solutions to bridge the needs of the business with technology.
Strong analytical skills. You are adept at analyzing data to gain insights that drive improvements in app quality.
What Skills Are Important To Us?
We value aptitude over experience, but here are some key skills that will make you successful on this team:
Experience developing third-party SDKs.
Experience building and extending secure, scalable client-server communications ( GraphQL knowledge a plus ).
Expertise with C++ and Rust
Experience developing software for the Cloud, for systems like AWS.
Experience writing automated tests and using them to power short feedback cycles in a continuous integration environment.
Experience developing plugins with C# interfaces for the Unity game engine.