Engineers/Developers

Technical Director (Remote)

Remote
Work Type: Full Time

What if your play had a purpose?

What if your virtual efforts made a real difference?

What if your online skills could produce offline accomplishment?

 

Blinkmoon is looking for a Technical Director to partner with product owner and leaders from other disciplines within the team. To succeed in this role, you are passionate about games technology, be the natural technical leader, have excellent people skills, and be devoted to making fun, immersive games.


Who are we?

At Blinkmoon, we are assembling a team of award-winning artists, brilliant designers, and veteran game producers and we want you on our journey! We believe everyone brings a unique function to the body of work we produce. We are on a mission to provide the world with stories that fuel people’s passions, ignite movements, and make a difference. We are not just a gaming company hiring gamers. We are in the business of creating a world where gaming makes a difference.


What you will do:

You will play a key role in bridging artistic vision and technical implementation by setting technical standards, driving innovation, and identifying synergies between teams and supporting building a high-quality game. In this role, you will:

  • Be responsible for technical excellence and architecture of the project team, including setting strategies for current and future technical development
  • Manage internal and external technology dependencies and risks, and help with the creation of mitigation plans
  • Evaluate both internal and external technology solutions
  • Facilitate communication both within and across disciplines and facilitate, and encourage the sharing of technical knowledge and code between projects and divisions
  • Work with and maintain positive relationships with our technical partners and internal stakeholders
  • participate in recruiting and onboarding new members
  • Lead and mentor tech team members

You’d stand out even more if you have:

  • Worked from start to finish on at least one AAA PC/Console game, understanding of its architecture; understanding the engine, middleware, and their constraints
  • Experience programming gameplay systems and with Unreal engine game engine
  • Strong technical background with solid professional experience in C/C++ programming
  • Practical experience from different areas of game development as well as industry experience working as a Lead Programmer or Technical Director.
  • Extensive knowledge in software development methods
  • Strategic mindset and ability to manage stakeholders at all levels
  • Proven team management and inter-discipline communication skills
  • Must possess excellent English verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be interested in upcoming innovative technologies and trends

What we offer: 

Blinkmoon is entirely remote and we are committed to work/life balance with our flexible paid time off policy and work schedules. While we are a start-up studio, we do offer medical, dental, and life insurance for you and your family.


You're joining Blinkmoon at a very exciting time. Contributing from the foundation of Blinkmoon, YOU are a crucial part of the future of our company. Your voice and your creations will become fundamental in our culture and our brand. Blinkmoon is yours to create.


Play with Purpose – Play with Blinkmoon

Blinkmoon Games is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation.

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