Tynker · Jul 11th 2020
Software Engineer - Minecraft Java Game Development
Tynker is looking for an experienced software developer who can extend our Minecraft modding platform that engages our primary customers - kids! You will be responsible for extending our deep integration with Minecraft, advancing our 3D editing tools, and supporting new ways for kids to learn coding in a Minecraft world. You will work with a team of talented developers building tools and frameworks used by millions of K-12 students to learn to code.
Create awesome Minecraft experiences for young coders
Use the Spigot API and Tynker’s internal tools to support a modding solution with Minecraft Java server hosting
Use Add-ons in conjunction with Tynker's internal web-based tools to support a modding platform for Minecraft Win 10 and Pocket PC (Bedrock)
Develop mods for both Minecraft Java and Minecraft Bedrock Editions
Maintain Tynker's 3D resource and behavior editing tools to stay up-to-date with the latest Minecraft patches and features
Invent and implement new games and mod ideas for Minecraft
Expand Tynker’s integration with all different versions of Minecraft
BS/MS degree in Computer Science
3+ years of professional Java development, with experience in Java 8
Strong object oriented fundamentals with prior experience in Java or C++
Deep game-play knowledge of Minecraft, and what makes it fun!
Experience with modding Minecraft: Java Edition and Bedrock.
Must have built custom entities, blocks, skins, add-ons, resource and behavior packs
In-depth understanding of 3D coordinate systems (transforms, geometry, etc.)
Ability to quickly adapt and learn to work within an unfamiliar codebase
Demonstrated ability to be self-driven and work with minimal supervision
Knowledge of the Spigot API, plug-ins and Bedrock add-ons is a big plus
Knowledge of 3D modeling is a plus
Experience with textures (UV coordinates, materials, shaders, etc) is a plus
If interested, please send your resume and portfolio to email@example.com.