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Server Engineer - Indie - Brighton Posted Sep 17
Interactive selection , United Kingdom (Brighton)
We’ve been in business for 13 years and with a development team of over 120 people, we’re one of the largest independent studios in the UK.

We are looking for experienced server engineers to join our team help us build server technologies that power games played by millions of people all around the world.   

Our experienced team creates highly scalable and resilient backend services built on cloud infrastructure. We take a huge amount of pride in what we do, focusing on technical quality and leveraging some of the latest technology and techniques.

We value the ability to write reliable software and solve difficult problems over experience with a particular language so consider any background and can train you up in our stack. Primarily we develop microservices in dotnet core running on Docker containers on Linux managed with Kubernetes.

Design, implement, deploy and manage scalable and high-availability backend services
Collaborate closely with client-side engineering team and game designers to plan game features
Contribute to the full game development lifecycle from design, planning, implementation, deployment and live operations
Troubleshoot and optimise live systems
Explore and learning new technologies, and contributing to studio-wide best practises

We have intermediate and senior positions available for applicants with the following core abilities:

Highly proficient with C# .NET, or equivalent such as PHP, Java, C++ or Python with an interest of working in the modern dotnet core ecosystem
Experience developing online games, apps, websites or other online services
An understanding of cloud computing and scalable software
Familiarity with good development practices (source control, automated testing)
Passion; for gaming or online services in general. We're looking for someone who genuinely cares about the quality of the work they produce.

These skills are a plus but not required:
Knowledge of Redis, Azure Document, AWS DynamoDB, SQL or Elasticsearch.
Experience building and deploying applications to the Microsoft Azure or AWS platforms
An understanding of the techniques used for building high performance, scalable software
Familiarity with continuous integration and automated build procedures
Knowledge of Unity, C++, Android or iPhone development

Ref: 3082..We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate.  We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds