Backend Engineer

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Our client is an incredible games studio based in the heart of Copenhagen. They are responsible for building one of the most downloaded mobile games OF ALL TIME and are currently working on what looks to be an awesome follow up game.

Working for this studio gives you access to one of the have one of the best benefits set ups we have ever seen including an amazing relocation package with a dedicated outsourced company to help with this. You will see this for yourself if chosen for an onsite interview where they fly you out and put you up in Copenhagen.

They are currently looking for a Backend Engineer.

As a backend engineer, you will primarily be responsible for:

  • The design and implementation of concrete game services
  • Help maintain and improve the code quality
  • Taking an active part in ensuring that our roadmap and architecture fits the bigger picture of what we are trying to accomplish


Obviously we need you to be a highly skilled software engineer with a keen sense of details and a firm grasp on creating highly robust, scalable and flexible backend systems.

We expect you to:

  • Have excellent programming skills and a desire to work with Go
  • Have solid experience working with databases (preferably from both SQL and NoSQL systems)
  • Be very comfortable in a Linux based environment and its command line tools (we use Amazon Linux/Ubuntu)
  • Know why security matters and how you minimize vulnerabilities in both the code you write and the systems you design
  • Be able to keep a cool head under pressure - if an issue pops up in a live production environment we must be able to fix them quickly and efficiently!
  • Be fluent in English - both verbally and written
  • And, most importantly: have a strong passion for both making and playing games!
Reference: ASID-000474

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