Services Engineer - Brilliant Games Studio, Top Console Game

Job Title: Services Engineer - Brilliant Games Studio, Top Console Game
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Midlands
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Start Date: 2018-02-19
Reference: SERENG190118
Contact Name: Henry Exelby
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 19, 2018 15:30

Job Description

I’m currently on the lookout for a Services Engineer to join the engineering team at a world class studio. The successful candidate will assist in the design, implement and support reliable, secure, and scalable backend web services in support of public-facing online applications.

- Make architectural recommendations for performance and stability and security
- Analyse feature designs and devise technical solutions
- Develop deployment process and mechanisms
- Develop and implement stress testing plans and technologies

- Minimum 5+ years professional experience writing C# code.
- Minimum 5+ years’ experience building consumer facing online services.
- Well-developed understanding of object oriented design principles and ability to meaningfully communicate their usage.
- Experience developing, deploying and supporting applications on the Microsoft Azure platform.
- Experience supporting a live service with frequent refreshes of content and code.
- Experience architecting scalable server solutions to support high-traffic and high-bandwidth loads.
- Experience with planning for secure online deployments and operations.
- Experience with modern web analytics and data-driven product evolution.
- Able to demonstrate knowledge of solid software engineering practices, experience with SCRUM / agile based methodologies a plus.
- Self-starter who works well within a creative team.
- Dynamic problem solver.

- Passion for web and mobile technology.
- Passion for games

If this is of interest I look forward to hearing from you.