Lead Engineer - Digital Commerce

Leading Mobile Games Publisher in Africa – Flexible Working Hours – Global Offices

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Remote Lead Engineer 

Are you an Engineer with a background focusing on digital commerce? Does the idea of joining a leading game studio alongside a talented team appeal to you? If so, keep reading! 

As a Lead Engineer at this fully remote game studio, you will be focusing on leading the delivery of the studio’s digital commerce and payments ecosystem, using both people and technical skills as you bridge the gap between gaming, FinTech and crypto. 

This game studio is a leading publisher of social games within Africa, working with other studios around the globe to bring their games to the next level, in new markets. As a part of the team you will get to enjoy unlimited room for career growth, equity ownership, excursions and treats and plenty more! 

Lead Engineer responsibilities: 

  • Work to understand business requirements and convert these into technical requirements 
  • Plan and document technical specifications for features/systems 
  • Design and build applications to meet business process and application requirements 
  • Direct the development team 
  • Write testable and efficient code 
  • Manage, train and supervise team members 

Key requirements for this remote role: 

  • Significant prior experience in full stack software development using Java 11+, Spring, Spring Boot, JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS 
  • Leadership and mentoring skills 
  • Proven success as a technical team leader 
  • Experience with microservices and dynamic routing 
  • Experience building progressive web apps 
  • Understanding of AWS Cloud, Docket and Kubernetes 
  • University degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science or similar 

If you think you could be a good fit for this role, get in touch with Jack today on jcm@skillsearch.com or apply by submitting your CV through the form below now. 

Tags: Lead Engineer, Senior Engineer, Engineer, Game Engineer, Game Engineering, Game Programming, Game Studio, Games Jobs, UK Jobs, Remote Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Global E-commerce Recruiter Jack McLean

  Jack is a member of our Tech team and specialising in Global E-Commerce, but that’s not the only team he’s on! When not at work Jack is a semi-professional footballer, as well as being a dedicated golf player. So, he’s the perfect addition to your team if you’re looking for a new role in E-commerce! 

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