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IT Manager (Closed)

To summarize, the responsibilities include :

  • Ensuring performance and 100% uptime of applications and servers – this includes both hardware and software
  • Ensure smooth functioning of the build process, where we update servers / applications once a week, across the properties we operate
  • Monitoring applications and reporting tools (IIS based ASP applications, Java-based and PHP-based application servers), databases (MySql and Postgres), and ensuring their uptime.
  • Coordinating with external vendors and partners for troubleshooting, negotiations and other coordination.
  • Internal LAN/WAN Administration, including configuring and trouble-shooting network issues, firewall configuration and network management
  • Monitoring costs viz. bandwidth and servers (especially cloud computing)
  • Asset management  – hardware, software licenses
  • Ensuring disaster recovery systems in place and working – backups, failover systems, and testing that they work periodically with fire-drills
  • Coordinating with the development and support team for various services.
  • Ability to set goals and manage a team of in-house and consultant system admins and technicians.

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Mobile Game Producer(Closed)

Mobile Game Producer About Games2win Games2win – Based in Mumbai and San Francisco is a gigantic casual games company, operating across a global footprint, leveraging its own & partner IP to create an entertaining gaming experience. The Company has clocked … Continue reading

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Senior Technical Lead (Closed)

What do you need to do? (Role and Responsibilities)

  • Meet with and understand product requirements from our various product managers – specifically the back-end requirements. This can include leaderboards, push notifications, messaging, efficient content distribution, and supporting dynamic content.

  • Work with engineers to architect and then implement relevant solutions, getting involved hands-on where required. Your ability to understand the constraints app / game developers need to work with, is important.
  • Oversee relevant existing backend infrastructure games2win already operates. This includes, but is not restricted to, push notifications systems, in-game ad networks, and the games2win.com & gangofgamers.com websites.
  • Actual hands-on coding. This is not an architecture role, but more a thought-design-try-roll-out leadership role.
  • With the CTO, build your team out. This can include working with partners, evaluating technical competence.

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Graphic Designer / Visualizer(Closed)

What do you need to do? (Role and Responsibilities)

  • Conceptualize and design layouts for websites and mobile apps.
  • Create banners, e- mailers and other marketing collateral.
  • Work closely with the programmers, artists and sales team to plan and execute projects as per the client brief and deadlines.

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Test Engineer(Closed)

We are seeking a self-motivated individual who love to play games have a keen eye for detail, great work ethics, excellent verbal/written communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. Continue reading

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Project Coordinator – Mobile Games (Closed)

Who could you be? (Background and Experience):

  • You should have released at least 5 mobile applications or games for Smartphones, in past 2 years
  • You should have 2-3 years of hands on experience in managing mobile (iOS/Android/Windows )games/apps projects, developing project schedules and managing client/product manager’s expectations. Preference will be given to those who have worked on mobile games.
  • We are seeking someone with good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • You could be someone who loves playing mobile games.
  • You must have knowledge of MS Office, essentially Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • You should have the ability to work well under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.

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Adobe AIR Programmer (Closed)

What do you need to do? (Role and Responsibilities)

The candidate should:

  • You will work with the project management and creative departments to deliver exciting Adobe AIR based games for Android, iOS and Kindle platforms
  • You must be good with problem solving, time management and teamwork
  • You should be able to understand and write the code in ActionScript 3.0 with great attention to delivering a rich user experience

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How our game ‘Miranda Sings Vs Haters’ reached ranks #1, #2 & #3 on the iTunes USA charts without ads or promotions!

Miranda Sings Games2win’s latest game ‘Miranda Sings Vs Haters’ (iTunes/Android) was built in collaboration with Global Top 10 YouTube celebrity Colleen Ballinger aka ‘Miranda Sings’. The game reached the top ranks on the iTunes USA charts on the weekend of 3rd December 2015. This was achieved without any user acquisition, media spends or iTunes USA promotions.

For us at Games2win, this was reminiscent of our glory moment when Parking Frenzy topped all the charts worldwide.

Miranda Sings 
What did we do and what were the learnings we applied to achieve these coveted ranks with Miranda Sings? Continue reading

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DARE – Mobile App Solutions by Games2win!

Background Games2win has 53 million mobile games app downloads and a hyper active user base that loves to play games. In India, we routinely clock anywhere between 20-30k downloads a day in India and  70-80k downloads worldwide. The Insight Games2win’s … Continue reading

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How we got 51 million mobile game downloads without spending 1 $

In the first week of March this year, Games2win hit 51 million mobile game downloads across the app stores. What was gratifying about this achievement was that we had not spent even 1 US$ in marketing or user acquisitions!

How did we achieve this? Here are 5 interesting insights: Continue reading

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