Senior Backend Developer

Type Permanent
Salary: €60000 - €70000 per annum
Contact: Alex Endacott
Contact Number: 0207 929 2999

Job Description

I have a brilliant opportunity for you to join one of the biggest gaming studios in Europe! Our client is seeking a highly skilled senior back-end developer to join their team. As a Senior Back-end Developer you will create high-quality, visually appealing games within an experienced, international and flexible team. This is a technology and leadership role. Your involvement within creation of the game is key as you will lead and drive your team to success. The ideal candidate will also have a good knowledge of: Webservers like Nginx, Actor based systems, Technical design documents, UML, Realtime communication via TCP/UDP.

Furthermore, as a part of the role you will optimise the live operations of the game you and your team work on. In addition our client boast a handful of benefits which include; A diverse and international environment, a modern workplace, a free health-coach who visits our office once a week, as much coffee & soft drinks as you want and regular team events.

  • You should have a minimum of 8+ years back-end experience
  • 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
  • Communication skills are key

Coding skills:
  • C#
  • No SQL database
  • Use of AWS
  • Restful APIs

Relational + NoSQ databases:
  • Schema design
  • Query optimization

Software architecture skills:
  • Design Patterns; when and when not to use
  • 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)


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