Development Consultant–Exciting New Communications App using Unity

Posted On: May 21st, 2015    Job Type: Freelance    Job Location:

Inter.Act App, Inc. is a start-up company, located in New York City, currently developing a next generation, and we hope game-changing, communications app. We are looking for a consultant to assist and advise the CEO on the development of the iOS version of the app and to review the work of a third-party developer.

The position will be part-time over the next 6 to 8 months and may result in an offer of a full-time position, most likely at the executive level, upon the completion of the development period.

The applicant’s geographical proximity is not directly relevant to the consulting assignment; however, local applicants (New York City and environs) will be given greater consideration.

The ideal candidate possesses the following qualifications/skills:
• A B.S. in Computer Science or similar degree from a respected
institution, or relevant real-world experience.
• 3+ years of experience managing software projects (especially, in
• Fluency in C# and Objective C (Please discuss your experience with
these when describing your qualifications).
• Experience with networking is a must
• Solid understanding of data structures and algorithms
• Talent for optimizing code for performance and scalability
• A familiarity with the Unity platform, and, if available, a portfolio
of work to illustrate this.
o In particular, the candidate should be comfortable with 2.5D
projects on the platform, creating and integrating bone-based
sprites, and the Unity toolkit.
• A level of familiarity with most common gaming platforms used on
mobile devices.

Applicants without a strong engineering background WILL NOT be considered.

Applicants who like working in the box, re-hashing tired ideas and think vanilla is the best flavor of ice cream need not apply.

Please submit your resumé/qualifications and compensation requirements (hourly and/or daily rate) by e-mail to Debra Shapiro-Ross, Chief of Operations at email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

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