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Chief Technical Officer (WG Nexus)

Minsk, Belarus
Management
Area

Wargaming is looking to hire a Chief Technology Officer to WG Nexus, our new business unit focused on creation of unique cross-platform IPs leveraging partnerships with external development studios around the world. Driven by innovations in products, services and approaches, we are looking to deliver new value and gameplay experiences for mobile game players.

Our ideal candidate is an experienced and proactive tech manager with a deep knowledge of the development process and focus on delivering quality product.

What will you do?

  • Development & product teams: Help and consult external studios on the development process. Take charge of the quality of the game, track and manage risks within the dev team

  • Admin panel toolset: Create and scale the toolset for game operations, instruct the teams on the integration and make sure that the instruments are integrated smoothly

  • Technology: Support game performance before launch, track the preparation process and the quality of infrastructure in AWS/Google Cloud, perform security checks and load testing

Besides, you are supposed to:

  • Assess the tech skill level of new studios

  • Constantly follow the trends and implement the best practices

  • Manage the technology team inspiring them and furthering their career development

  • Take responsibility for your decisions and teams

  • Collaborate with the management team on building the unit’s business strategy

What are we looking for?

  • A senior software engineer with hands-on experience building games and/or game infrastructure services

  • Expert understanding of current game development tech and design patterns (game networking, performance, scalability, reliability, security, and incident management)

  • Project management and risk management skills

  • Interpersonal and communication skills that contribute to overall organizational performance

  • Experience with game-related services and platform tech

  • Understanding of trending game engines and their practical application

  • Experience in the development, design, collection and analysis of information needed to measure progress in terms of metrics established for activities

  • Proven experience in architecting scalable and high-performance server infrastructures for multiplayer and MMO games

  • Strong knowledge of AWS/Google Cloud

  • Advanced English

  • Advanced leadership skills

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience with UE4 development kit

  • Passion for mobile games

About Wargaming

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and offices spread all over the world. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!

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