Software Developer

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Posted
July 2, 2021
Full Time
United States
Remote

We are looking to bring on a talented Software Developer at Petricore, Inc. to assist in the growth of our game & multimedia development business.

The Position

We’re looking for a Software Developer with experience in software, application, or game development using Unity. Start date will be based on a date mutually agreed upon by Petricore and the chosen candidate. All candidates must be fluent in English, a US Resident, or able to work within the United States.

We strongly encourage applicants with diverse backgrounds and voices to apply, and consider relevant experience in all its forms. We hope to hear from you!

Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain, and extend software, apps or games, and their content and functionality
  • Work on a mix of internal and external client based projects
  • Solving problems in an efficient manner, working on your own or in a team setting
  • Cooperate with artists, designers, and other programmers to make a cohesive product
  • Work with unique or custom software and hardware
  • Work within range of normal business hours for the Eastern Time Zone (9:00am - 5:00pm ET)

Qualifications

  • 1-2+ years of professional work experience
  • Experience with Unity and C#
  • Experience working within software development teams
  • Experience with source control solutions (Git, Perforce, Plastic, SVN)

Bonuses

  • Previously shipped titles or playable game/tech demos
  • Experience working in AR/VR/XR
  • Experience with Unity's UI systems, shader pipeline, or build pipeline
  • Experience with AWS/Azure/Web development
  • Live in Massachusetts or within the Eastern Time Zone

Our benefits/job offerings include:

  • Flexible working hours & work from home
  • 401(k) Offering + Company 4% Match
  • 50% Coverage of Health, Vision, & Dental Insurance (100% coverage starting 2022)
  • Paid Sick & Vacation Time, Increases with seniority
  • Full studio transparency with monthly meetings sharing all finances with the entire team
  • Quarterly bonuses/Profit Sharing based on studio performance & seniority
  • Professional development stipend & Networking Bonus(s)
  • An Ever-Growing Board Game Collection & Monthly Optional Team Game Nights

How to Apply

Interested applicants may apply here. Submissions close by July 31st, we will respond to all applications. Any questions about the position can be sent to jobs@petricoregames.com.

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The Company

Petricore is an independent game development studio located in Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 2015, Petricore splits time between work-for-hire client projects & original game development. We develop family friendly titles that are often multiplatform, and our current games include Operation DogFight, Aaaaaaa 2021, and Battle Billiards.

Our client work varies between customers and can range from game development, to museum interactives, to AR/XR Experiences, and Toys. If you’re someone who enjoys learning new things with each project you work on, and aren't afraid of new technologies we’d love to hear from you!

We pride ourselves on Petricore being a great place to work, with a strong focus on work-life-balance.

The Games

Take to the skies in a world of conflict between humankind’s best friends in Operation DogFight! Fetch up to three of your bestest friends to compete and see who the top-dog is in frantic local multiplayer action.

AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! Remastered - That’s a lot of A’s! We’re excited to be partnering with Dejobaan Games to co-develop a remastered sequal to their hit 2009 game AAAAAA!!! A Reckless Disregard for Gravity. You’re a skydiving, video-streaming guerilla artist in the floating city of Boston High. Your job is to leap from buildings, cause mischief, and not get caught by the police.

Battle Billiards is a local-multiplayer billiards game where both players go at the same time. The game was developed in 1 week by Petricore for the Google Stadia/Playcrafting “Play Anywhere Game Jam.” You can currently download and play the demo created on Itch.io. An updated version of Battle Billiards will be coming to Google Stadia in 2022, stay tuned!

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