Senior Server Engineer

Indie Publisher - Job Autonomy - Flexible Hours & Locations

Location
Berlin
Employment Type
Permanent
Salary
Salary on application
Apply Now Apply with Indeed

Senior Server Engineer in Berlin

This indie games publisher is looking for talented and humble individuals to join their team and become a part of their journey. The studio work on putting new life into existing games that need some sprucing up or take over responsibility for games when their own developers cannot support them any longer.

They are looking for a highly skilled Senior Server engineer to join their Berlin Studio. As a senior Server Engineer, you will have the opportunity to work on some great older titles and update them with the best practises, new ideas and changes to architecture. You will collaborate with internal and globally distributed teams; you will be responsible for driving game features from start to finish.

The team is made up of experts who have worked on some chart-topping games for mobile and PC. They value themselves on understanding player needs and listening to their requests, in turn creating a unique bond with players that solidifies their love for the games and their love for the studio as developers.

The studio focuses on creating a flat and friendly structure at work, challenging their team members so that they are always striving to be the best, and having fun whilst doing it. Whilst working in the team here, you will benefit from flexible working hours and locations and job autonomy, so that you are able to be creative and have a say in what the final product looks like.

Key requirements for this role in Berlin:

  • 5 years of server development
  • At least 3 years of gaming industry experience
  • Expert in Node.js, Golang, PHP or Java
  • Extensive experience with LAMP, MEAN stacks and cloud architectures via AWS, GCP, or Azure
  • Experience working with internally and externally developed legacy code
  • Ability to test before deploying and to utilise dev environment testing to help minimise and fix issues
  • Experience with web development frameworks (e.g. Angular/React) and HTML/CSS
  • Experience with high load or Data intensive applications
  • Strong documentation/ presentation/ communication skills
  • Experience with performance optimising
  • Ability to debug efficiently
  • Ability to work effectively independently and within a team

If you’d like to know more about this great opportunity, then contact KJ@skillsearch.com for a discussion about the role and to have your application considered. Alternatively, apply online directly by attaching your CV below.

Tags: Server Engineer, indie games, old games, web development, cloud architecture, HTML, CSS Angular, React LAMP, MEAN, AWS, GCP, Azure Node.js, Golang, PHP, Java

A little bit about the city: Berlin

As the German capital, Berlin is almost 775 years old and is known as a city of culture, politics and science. With a lively culture and infamous history, this city is loved by locals and tourists alike and certainly has a lot to offer those who want to explore it. The art scene is one cultural aspect of the city that is constantly flourishing, the East Side Gallery is one example which is a highly popular tourist spot. This open-air gallery is home to a large part of the Berlin Wall, which has been entirely covered by over 100 paintings, and is now recognised as a protected landmark.

With around half a million people of Berlin’s population being people who originate from outside of Germany, you certainly won’t be alone if you’re thinking of relocating to this vibrant city. As for getting around the city, Berlin offers a highly efficient public transport system which has been noted as affordable and always on time. With one ticket, you have access to every public transport service in Berlin, from various train services, to buses, trams and ferries, this comprehensive system makes getting around a breeze.

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

Reference: A009723

Share this job:

Apply for Senior Server Engineer

Reference: A009723

Keep me up to date by email with jobs like this:

Please correct the form errors before submitting your enquiry!




Development Consultant Katie Jones

Katie is our candidate queen and spends her time listening to people paint pictures of their dream job ready for whenever that job pops up. Katie’s claim to fame is meeting the Queen which in turn led to movie stardom (sort of)- ask her about it!

View all Katie Jones's jobs

;