****We review applications continuously and we do not apply last application day. An offer may be given while this ad is still posted****

MachineGames is looking for an experienced Backend/Server Programmer to join our team. The role focuses on hands on programming and architecture contributions while interfacing with multiple engineering and design teams.

Our studio is located in central Uppsala, Sweden which is a small and vibrant city 30 minutes north of Stockholm with a historical heritage reaching back to pre-medieval times. It also has the oldest and one of the largest universities in northern Europe.

This is a permanent position starting as soon as possible. We will support your relocation and/or application for work permit if you have a non-EU passport and/or not currently residing in Sweden.

Responsibilities:

Write clean, professional, scalable and maintainable code
Create services optimized for high load
Support and maintain existing systems
Be an active advocate for system features and tools that would improve the production process
Collaborate with other developers to ensure smooth deployment, continual operation and support of quality software
Actively provide code review feedback to other developers
Be an active advocate for system features and tools that would improve the production process
Problem solving and debugging
Deliver high quality work in a timely manner over an extended period of time

Requirements:

3+ years of experience building reliable, highly available and scalable online services
Experience building in a cloud environment (ideally AWS, Google Cloud)
Strong experience in designing software using design patterns and OOP
Experience with at least 2 years of the following programming languages / technologies (Python, Go, JavaScript/NodeJS, Java, C#, C++)
Strong relational database fundamentals, hands-on experience with non-relational/NoSQL alternatives and solid grasp of which to use according to the situation
Strong skills in server-side resource profiling, optimization and debugging
Experience with designing and automating unit and load tests
Experience with message queuing frameworks
Experience working with Unix/Linux environment
Experience with integrating with third party APIs (including social networks and payment/billing systems)
Solutions oriented with great problem-solving skills
Organized and have excellent time management skills
Fluent in English in speech and writing
Self-starting team player with very strong work ethic and cooperative attitude
Last but not least, you’re passionate about making GREAT games!

Desired skills:

Higher education in Computer Science and/or Mathematics or relevant experience
Experience working in video game industry, integrating online services
Experience working in a micro service-based infrastructure
Experience with application containerization and container orchestration
Experience in developing RESTful API
Experience with load management (balancing) and network security
Experience with TCP or/and UDP protocols;
Experience working with game engines such as Unity3D and/or Unreal

About MachineGames

MachineGames was established in 2009 by former founding members of Starbreeze Studios and was acquired by ZeniMax Media in 2010. Located in Uppsala, Sweden, MachineGames is a studio comprised of a seasoned group of developers recognized for their work creating story-driven games. Their first title, the critically-acclaimed action-adventure shooter, Wolfenstein: The New Order, is a reimagining of the franchise widely credited for helping establish the first-person shooter genre. Launched in May 2014, the game has garnered numerous ‘Game of the Year’ and ‘Shooter of the Year’ awards and nominations from media outlets worldwide. Launched in May 2015, The Old Blood was well received by fans and critics for bringing more of the thrilling action-adventure shooter gameplay they loved in The New Order, and unveiling more of this reimagined world while paying homage to the franchise’s roots. MachineGames released Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus in October 2017 for PC, Xbox One, and PS4, winning a number of accolades for as well as The Adventures Chronicles DLC for Wolf II in early 2018

How to Apply

****We review applications continuously and we do not apply last application day. An offer may be given while this ad is still posted****

Therefore, do not hesitate to apply! Klick on the link to be redirected to our internal career page. We will not accept applications sent to us by email.

Detta är en jobbannons med titeln "Backend/Server Programmer" hos företaget Machinegames sweden ab och publicerades på webbjobb.io den 25 mars 2019 klockan 00:00.

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