The Ready Games app delivers three new original mini game eSports tournaments weekly to a passionate audience of casual mobile gamers, where people compete for cash prizes.
Our in-house studio is the world’s most prolific, having produced over 200 original mini mobile games in the last 12 months alone!
We leverage our proprietary technology to design, build, and deploy original games to mobile without any forced app updates- delivering the equivalent of a “Netflix for gaming” experience on mobile.
Ready takes a “Saturday Night Live” approach to gaming- grooving on pop culture with topical, timely, and irreverent game themes before anyone else can.
The company is venture-backed with an $8m war-chest to build the world’s leading platform for casual mobile eSports.
About the Position
The Ready Games is looking for a Game Developer to join our Ready Game Studio, who will create casual mobile games, using Ready Maker, to showcase on The Ready Games App. Ready Maker is a game making platform built on Unity3D that lets users build and publish 2D mobile & PC games without having to use any C#/coding. Our ideal candidate is innovative, creative, enthusiastic, resourceful and passionate about competitive gaming!
This position reports to the Game Studio Manager.
What you’ll do
Take an active role in all aspects of the development of casual mobile games for The Ready Games App
Contribute with ideas and solutions to create new game mechanics & game experiences and improve existing ones
Work with an innovative and creative Game Studio - they’ve created over 200+ Ready Games!
Bring to life your mobile game ideas and create simple replicas of popular app store games
Create mobile games efficiently and quickly using Ready Maker
Work with an experienced team of technologists and graphic designers
Work with cross-functioning teams from different locations
What you’ll need
Knowledge of game maker/construct tools and applications
Proven ability to deliver mobile/video games from concept to submission
Strong understanding of all aspects of the game development lifecycle
Game Design experience is best but all creatives are welcome - no specific coding language knowledge required for position
Comfortable with agile methods and remote management (Slack, Trello, Jira)
Strong QA organization and execution
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressure
Proficient in C# and Unity, an asset
Passionate about gaming
What you’ll get
The opportunity to join the leading competitive mobile platform in one of the fastest growing industries - eSports
Great vacation/personal time plan
Work remotely and/or Montreal modern co-working space
Flexible live-work schedule
International environment offering daily contact with team members from other countries & cultures
Opportunity of leveraging your skills and future advancement opportunities.
Revolutionizing the Gaming space - Players & Makers
At the forefront of eSports for everyone
Work with talented enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about gaming and are industry pioneers
Have the ability to put your skills to the test in a fast growing start-up
The opportunity to have a flexible live-work schedule and work at home/ anywhere you are the most happiest and productive
How to apply
The application process is simple. Simply follow steps 1 & 2 below.
Send us your resume/LinkedIN profile and cover letter explaining your qualifications to “ christina [at] getready.io”
Send us a game built in Ready Maker.
Download the app at getready.io or the Google/Apple App stores and build any game that you would like. The possibilities are endless with Ready - show us your skills and creativity!
You can find tutorials on how to build Ready Maker games HERE:
Share with us links to your Github / Bitbucket or equivalent so we can see some of your work.
Share with us any games you have in the wild!
Since 2016, Ready has been revolutionizing the mobile gaming industry for Players (The Ready Games, thereadygames.com ) and Makers (Ready Maker, getready.io ); users growing daily, currently over 1.6 million combined users!
The Ready Games
What - The world’s leading platform for competitive mobile gaming
When - A new game drops every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 3pm Eastern Time
How - Players have unlimited practice runs , but only one chance to compete for the prize
Win - The pot is split among the top 20% of players.
Download and learn more about The Ready Games HERE