Jun 08, 2024

Company Overview: Welcome to Muddy Robot Games—a sanctuary where creativity and innovation interlace to craft immersive gaming experiences. Our studio is a haven for those eager to unearth wonder through play, crafting narratives that connect players to the whimsy of the past and the promise of tomorrow. We are a fully remote team, thriving on a positive, diverse culture, and open to all who share our vision of rediscovering the thrill of exploration and imagination.

Role Summary: Embark on a journey with us as an AI Software Developer and become a cornerstone in developing our flagship technologies. You must be located in the United States.


  • Collaborate with design and development teams to create software products.
  • Develop and implement functionality, transforming design ideas into functional and engaging services.
  • Write and maintain clean, efficient code, and identify as well as rectify bugs and bottlenecks.
  • Continuously test, design, and implement patches and upgrades.
  • Work within Agile frameworks, participating in stand-ups, sprint planning, and continuous improvement processes.
  • Build and maintain reusable code and libraries for future use, emphasizing security, performance, and code quality.

Educational Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related field is preferred.

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of software development experience with a strong focus on AI-driven solutions.
  • Proficient in multiple programming languages, including C++, C#, and Python.
  • Strong experience in developing and deploying applications on cloud platforms, particularly Google Cloud.
  • Extensive knowledge of database management, including SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Demonstrated ability with AI and machine learning tools and frameworks, such as TensorFlow or PyTorch.
  • Experience in building scalable, high-performance software architectures.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams and lead project developments.
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes is highly desirable.
  • Experience in implementing continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to optimize algorithms for efficiency and performance.

Personal Attributes:

  • Adaptable and Agile: Possesses the flexibility to adapt to new challenges and the agility to shift focus or priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic startup environment.
  • Innovative and Proactive: Shows initiative in problem-solving, always looking for creative solutions and improvements, and is not afraid to suggest new ideas that could benefit the projects or the company.
  • Team-Oriented: Demonstrates strong collaboration skills, understanding that teamwork is crucial to success, and is willing to lend a hand to colleagues or seek help when needed.
  • Open Communication: Practices clear and open communication, can articulate thoughts and ideas effectively, and is receptive to feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Passionate and Driven: Exhibits a strong passion for gaming and a drive to contribute to the creation of memorable gaming experiences, motivated by a shared vision of excellence.

Work Environment: We are currently a fully remote studio. We are calling for individuals across the United States who are ready to join our narrative from 9-5 PM based on their local time zone, Monday through Friday. We are unable to bring on international candidates at this time.

Compensation: Muddy Robot Games invites you to contribute your skills and expertise as a contractor. Instead of a traditional salary, you will receive equity shares in the company, signifying your role as a stakeholder. The initial value of your equity is based on a fair market valuation, corresponding to the agreed-upon worth of your input. 

Our equity compensation model is structured to proportionately reward your contributions. As the company progresses, it’s important to understand that the value of your equity may vary with market conditions and company performance. It is essential for prospective contractors to consult with a professional regarding the legal and tax implications of equity compensation.

How to Apply: Embark on a journey with Muddy Robot Games by applying through our website at Share with us how your unique abilities can contribute to our mission of bringing wonder to life. 

Job Category: Software
Job Type: Freelance
Job Location: Remote - US Only

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