As (Mobile) Programmer / Developer, you use programming- and scripting languages like Unity3D, Cocos2d, C++, Java, HTML5 and PHP to create games for mobile devices like tablets and smartphones. You are an expert in mobile operating systems like iOS or Android and turn ideas and concepts into games and ensure that new content finds its way into established titles.
Requirements in (Mobile) Programmer / Developer Jobs
A degree in computer science studies or a specialised games degree puts you in a favourable position. (Mobile) Programmers / Developers also need language capabilities and interpersonal skills. You are a teamplayer who works closely with other departments like game design. Additional points are racked up if you have knowledge in debugging, an analytical approach and understand the games industry in general.
Make sure you include meaningful work samples and references. Maybe you’ve completed study projects or you’ve worked on well-known projects in earlier jobs. Regularly publish own work and concepts. You stand to gain constructive criticism and you’ll get an idea about areas in which to improve.