Lead Server Engineer

Hybrid - Cross-Platform PVP Game - Veterans of Mobile Gaming

Brighton and Hove
Job Type
Salary on application

Our client is looking for a Lead Server Engineer to join our talented team in Brighton. The Lead Server Engineering remote role comes with a generous salary, many excellent benefits and the chance to work in a prime Brighton location. 

Working closely with all disciplines, you will bring the Creative Director’s vision to fruition. You have the opportunity to direct the development of our server stack. You’ll work on all aspects of the game servers with our small team. This permanent position is UK based, and we operate either hybrid working from the office and home or remote working. 

In your first few weeks in this Lead Server Engineer role, you can expect to: 

  • Work on all aspects of the game servers with our small team 
  • Roll out and manage live services 
  • Work in multiple programming languages (eg C#, Rust, Python, Go, Java, Javascript) 

To apply for this Lead Server Engineer role, you will need demonstrable work architecting scalable server solutions. You will also require the following: 

  • A self-starter able to digest a goal, research and plan the steps to achieve it 
  • Ability in multiple programming languages (eg Willing to pick up new languages and technologies) 

As a vital member of our team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, we will provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. 

To apply for this remote full-time Lead Server Engineer job, please contact Ryan from Skillsearch at rt@skillsearch.com today. Please refer any friends or colleagues for this role or direct them to our Careers page on our website. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

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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Ryan Templeman

Principal Game Development Consultant & Game Development Team Lead

Ryan leads our dev team, focusing on scouting out the best programmers in the industry! We think he’s working here mostly get his hands on new Lord of the Rings VR experiences as soon as they come out although, with his level of knowledge, maybe he should be helping make them instead!  He is one of the few people on the team that is a born and bred Brightonian. In fact he has never moved far - to the point where last time he moved, it was only 2 doors down from his old place!

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