Senior Backend Developer

Job Title: Senior Backend Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Munich
Salary: €80000 - €90000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-17
Reference: AE/073277
Contact Name: Alex Endacott
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2018 12:22

Job Description

My client is one of the most recognised mobile game developers around and has offices all around Europe. Having established a very succesful IP they are now looking for a Senior Backend Developer to work on a brand new project creating a realtime multiplayer game. This is a great opportunity to use your wealth of experience to manage a team of up to 20 and help cooridnate efforts between multiple teams in order to create another increidbly succesfull IP.

Skills & Requirements 

  • Ideally You should have a minimum of 10-15 years experience, a significant stint within games (ideally 2 or more released titles)
  • You should be able to use your experience to find the best solutions for new problems
  • Your code must be robust and long-lasting
  • You should love games 
  • Happy to work client side 
  • This will have a client-side focus – communication skills are key 
  • Coding skills:
  • C#
  • Restful APIs
  • Relational + NoSQ databases:
  • Schema design
  • Query optimization
  • Software architecture skills:
  • Design Patterns: when and when not to use
  • Use your experience to find the best solutions for new problems
  • High performance and scalable systems with high volume ccu
  • Cloud infrastructure (AWS preferred)
  • Integration of games industry ecosystems (like AppStore, PlayStore, Kongregate, Facebook)
  • The ideal candidate also has a good knowledge of:
  • Webservers like Nginx
  • Actor based systems
  • Technical design documents
  • UML
  • Realtime communication via TCP/UDP


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