Wednesday, March 3, 2010


Reports To: Technical Director
Location: Denver

Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) is a recognized worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online games which have entertained millions of players around the globe. SOE creates and delivers compelling entertainment for the personal computer, online, game console and wireless markets. Known for its blockbuster franchise EverQuest®, its successful online trading card game Legends of Norrath®, as well as the recent kids’ phenomenon Free Realms™, SOE continues to raise the bar for online gaming and players worldwide. Headquartered in San Diego, with additional studios in Austin, Seattle, Denver, Tucson, and Taiwan, SOE has a slate of engaging, high-quality games currently in development across new genres for all platforms and audiences.
Our Denver Studio is the developer of Legends of Norrath™, Star Wars Galaxies™ Trading Card Game, Free Realms Trading Card Game, Match Attax LIVE and more. If you like to work hard and play harder, then Colorado is the place to live! Our studio is located in the hip "LoDo" area of Denver, one block from Coors Field and walking distance to the 16th Street Mall, the primary shopping and entertainment strip of Downtown Denver. We enjoy over 300 days of sunshine a year and hiking, biking, climbing and skiing are all right in our backyard!
Sony Online Entertainment’s Denver Studio is looking for a skilled Flash Game Developer!
· Design and develop Flash games using ActionScript and Scaleform.
· Drive architecting and development of common game framework, APIs, and related modules to support future game development.
· Provide technical leadership and have the ability to anticipate and resolve project roadblocks in Flash product development.
· Develops technical designs and engineering plans that produce high quality products with efficient and reusable code.
· Design and rapid prototyping of game mechanics and balance
· Works well under pressure and can handle multiple tasks.
· 3+ years or more professional experience.
· Proficient in Flash CS3 Professional and ActionScript 2 and 3; solid experience with Flex 2 / Flex 3 / Flex Builder including a good understanding of MXML components
· Experience using the Scaleform Flash library
· Expert familiarity with the capabilities and limitations of Flash
· Shipped at least 1 title
· Experience using Flash on an embedded system such as video game console, cell phone or equivalent
· Experience in Memory and CPU optimization, and cross-browser compatibility
· Experience in optimizing performance both on the client and server side
· Ability to work in a team using agile methodology.
· Ability to write quality modular, loosely coupled code.
· Ability to design and develop modular and efficient server-side game logic a plus.
· Ability to design and develop database schema and access mechanisms a plus.
Please send your resume and cover letter to or visit our website at for other career opportunities.

SOE is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace.