Careers

  • Zarzilla needs great and enthusiastic Data Analysts to join our systems team. 

    This candidate should be a 'people person' with a great analytical mind! Goal is to provide our development team with actionable data, to drive our success.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Executing quantitative analysis of user and app data, turning this info into actionable insight.
    • Provide data and analysis support for all projects.
    • Provide weekly performance reports to our teams, using a wide array of data.
    • Provide assistance with partners
    • Ability to think outside the box, and continue to find new sources of information.

     

    Required Skills:

    • Advanced knowledge of analyzing complex data and compiling reports from multiple sources.
    • 3+ years experience in quantitative analysis, gaming or tech company - a must.
    • Strong experience with Excel, mySQL, data warehousing, data modeling, dash boarding and reporting, involving very large datasets and multiple data sources ability to interpret and produce meaningful reporting.
    • Proven ability to work in fast-paced work environment
    • Meet changing deadlines and priorities on multiple simultaneous projects
    • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excel at working in both individual & team settings
    • B.S. or B.A. in Math, Statistics, Comp Sci, Engineering, or other technical field required
    • Entertainment/Tech industry experience - a plus
    • The Graphic Designers responsiblity is focusing on the game player’s experiences and interactions with the game. Their goal is to make the player’s experience as intuitive as possible, in particular by making sure players can navigate menus, icons, and displays, with ease.

    Graphic Designers are responsible for developing interface ergonomics. The Graphic Designer will play a role in conceptualizing, designing, and creating individual assets for the interface.

    Animation mockups may also be required.

    Responsibilties Include:

    • Working closely with the game designer and the art director; participates in the creative process of the menus and in-game interface elements.
    • Create game menu mock-ups consistent with the game's 'language'.
    • Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts
    • Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type.
    • Responsible for optimizing file size and configurations.
    • Prepare illustrations or rough sketches of material, discuss, and make required changes.
    • Plan presentation of materials, products and services.
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    Required Skills:

    • Background in digital interface design (software, web, mobile)
    • Perfect knowledgr and experience working with Photoshop, Flash, and/or Illustrator.  Softimage/XSI, Premiere, Dreamweaver, and After Effects knowledge- a plus.
    • Have strong artistic, typographic, and layout skills. 
    • An great understanding of color theory, layout, psychology of shapes.
  • A gaming company like Zarzilla is always in need of great computer engineers with years of experience and affinity for games! We need full stakc engineers to create, upgrade and maintain our games and systems.

    Responsiblities Include:

    • Build and maintain an application from start to finish...to maintenance
    • Develop protoypes, establish design elements and decisions and implement
    • Recommend improvements to issues in system
    • Follow best practices to ensure performance and reliability to scale
    • Maintain an understanding of end-to-end system interactions and architecture.

    Required Skills:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Math, or proven work experience
    • 3+ years of software development experience
    • Expert knowledge in C++ and C#.
    • Experience with a iPhone SDK, Xcode, Android SDK, Java, HTML5, XML/JSON, and/or GIT is a plus.
    • Experience with mobile development, and deployment of popular apps in the iTunes store and Google Play store.
    • Working knowledge of mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
    • Experience in object oriented and independent design of applications or systems.
    • Able to take individual ownership of a project from start to finish, and collaborate with team.
  • Zarzilla NEEDS creative and fun Game Designers to dream up new games and rework our most popular current games.

    Responsiblities Include:

    • Work with a team of designers and collaborate with other departments to create the best UX/UI and the best gaming experience.
    • Create fun and engaging gaming elements and in-game content and features.
    • Assess and apply qualitative and quantitative feedback to improve game design and balance.
    • Dream up the best features that will set our games apart from the rest.

     

    Required Skills:

    • 2+ years experience in mobile game design.
    • Experience creating in-game content designed to appeal to specific audiences.
    • Good understanding of economy balance and tuning.
    • Experience creating specs, user flows, and feature documentation.
    • Strong knowledge of free-to-play games in general, and the brain puzzle genre specifically.
    • Excellent communication and critical thinking skills.